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gov't headed by a privleged minority or upper class
aristocracy
gov't in which people hold ruling power
democracy
gov't in which king or queen have central power
monarchy
gov't in which power belongs to a few people
oligarchy
events that happened in the past
History
wha was the Father of History
Herodutus
political unit made up of a city and the surrounding lands
city-state
Two types of plays in Greek culture
comedies and tragedies
law making body of Athens citizens who were 30 + years They debated, proved, and rejected laws, just men mom and dad had to both be citizens who were chosen by lot to be a member
Assembly and the Council of 500
Women had to be healthy exercise was encouraged,boys were educated, and women were to produce healthy children.
Sparta
had a written alphabet by 700 B.C.
The ancient Greeks invented coined money.
Central banks were invented by the ancient Greeks.
Athens
men who loved to learn
philosopher
Greek philosophers socrates taught plato and plato taught aristotle
Aristotle, Plato, and Sorates
More rights for women, museums were created, and libraries were made
Hellenistic civilization
Taught by Aristotle the king of Macedonia that conquered the Persian empire and annexed it to Macedonia, is considered one of the greatest military geniuses of all times
Alexander