World history chapter 3 vocabulary

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Question Answer
having human forms of attributes anthropomorphic
"city-states", basic political unit of Greece polis
fortified hill that has a polis; was built at the foot of acropolis
rule by one monarchy
rule by few oligarchy
government headed by a tyrant who gained complete control of it usually by the force tyranny
rule. by the people democracy
chief magistrate of the athenian council of nobles archon
greek culture hellenic
similar to Greek culture hellenistic
formal study of human thought and culture , the liberal arts, the study of history, science and grammar, as well as classical literature and philosphy humanities
men who sought the answers to the basic questions of life through human reasoning ability philosophers
the breakdown of government and orderanarchy
a three-step logical process of thinking syllogism

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