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Ancient Greece

Ms. Diaz

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1.A sea that lies between Europe, Asia Minor, and Africa.
6.A form of government in which all citizens could take part in making decisions for the polis. Also means "rule by the people."
9.A powerful kingdom and region located in Europe.
12.A wedgeshaped peninsula that juts into the Medterreanean Sea.
14.A war fought between Athens and Sparta in the 400s B.C. ending in a victory for Sparta.
16.The search for wisdom and the right way to live.
18.An Athemian leader and general who led Athens during the war with Sparta; he made sure that poor as well as rich citizens could take part in government.
20.City located in Egypt and was named after its emperor. This became one of the most important cities in the Greek empire.
23.A city-state in ancient Greece where democracy was born.
25.A sheltered place along a coast.
27.Groups of people who lived apart from, but keep ties with a "mother country."
2.A city-state in ancient Greece where miltary was valued.
3.King of Macedonia who conquered Greece, Persia, Egypt, and the Indus Valley; his conquests spread Greek culture throughout parts of three continents.
4.An area of land nearly surrounded by water.
5.A large, domed temple built in ancient Rome to honr many gods and goddesses.
7.A mountain in northern Greece and was said to be where the most powerful gods and goddesses lived.
8.A person who has certain rights and responsibilities in his or her country or community.
10.A large peninsula that lies to the southwest of Attica.
11.This was a large hill where city residents could seek shelter and safety in times of war and was a religious center.
13.This clearing served both as a marketplace and as a meeting place
15.A form of government in which was ruled by a king.
17.A form of government in which a small group of the richest, most powerful citizens controlled decision making.
19.Greek philosopher who discussed laws, customs, values, and religion with students. He was accused of urging young people to revolt and was sentenced to death.
21.Greek philosopher who was the private teacher of Alexander the Great.
22.A lawmaking body of a government who voted on issues that helped shape the future of the city.
24.A city-state in ancient Greece.
25.He was a famous poet who wrote the Iliad and the Odyssey.
26.An island near what is today Turkey.
27.The biggest island of Greece.

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