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Chapter 10 - Ancient Greeks

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Section 1

Question Answer
polis"city-state"
citizenmemders of a city-state that have legal rights
acropolis"High City"
politicsthe art and practice of gov't
aristocracya heretditary class of rulers
memorize

Section 2

Question Answer
tenant farmerpeople who paid rent to grow crops on another person's land
meticnoncitizens
slaverythe ownership and control of other people as property
memorize

Section 3

Question Answer
oligarchygov't in which a small group of people rule
phalanxa formation of heavily armed foot soldiers who moved together as a unit
tyrannygov't run by a strong ruler
democracy"rule dy the people"
citizenshipmemdership in a community
direct democracya political system in which citizens participate in decision making
representative democracycitizens elect others to represent them in gov't
memorize

Section 4

Question Answer
ephorsomeone who is responsible for day-to-day operation of the gov't
helotmessenian person forced to work as a lowly farmer by sparta
military statea society organized for the purpose of waging war
barracksmilitary housing
memorize