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Legendary blind poet from Greece
Homer
Site of devastating defeat for the Persians
Marathon
She was a kidnap victim
Hellen of Troy
What word is used to mean a very cruel law
Draconian
Athenian system for removing bad politicians from office
ostricism
Paid for spartan naval fleet
Persians
Famous temple of Athena
parthenon
Cruel rule is
tyranny
extended citizenship to the landless
Cliesthenes
Greek formation of soldiers
phalanx
Three characteristics of Greek religion
1. Believed gods looked and acted like humans
2. Didn't fear dieties
3. each city-state named after main god
Spartan society was notable for
their army
the public square where meetings took place in Greek City-states was called the
agora
athens was defeated during the Pelopponnesian War by an alliance led by the
Spartans
Ancient greece included a group of islands and the
Southern Balkan Peninsula