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argos
athens
corinth
delphi
greece
herodotus
mykenae
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olympia
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polybius
sikyon
sparta
thebes
thucydides
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Ancient Greece and Rome Word Search

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Persian Wars
gladiators
aqueducts
arch
cuniculus
Julius Caesar
observations
peninsula
mountainous
Mediterranean Sea
farmland
patricians
democracy
natural law
Alexander the Great
Aristotle
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Etruscans
Athens
Sparta
republic
renaissance
herodotus
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Ancient Greece Word Search

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Acropolis
Alliance
Aristocracy
Aristotle
Athens
Citizen
Democracy
Direct democracy
Herodotus
Legislature
Logic
Monarchy
Oligarchy
Parthenon
Pericles
Phalanx
Philosophers
Plato
Polis
Rhetoric
Socrates
Sparta
Stipend
Tragedies
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Ancient Greece Word Search

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ionian sea
Reason
Mercenary
Archimedes
phythagoras
Peloponnesian war
Hippocrates
Delian league
Alexandria
Euclid
Mythology
Greek
Hellenistic age
socrastic method
philosopher
Aristotle
socrates
plague
Golden age
Thebes
Marathon
Sparta
Athens
Mycenae
Agora
Plato
Mount Olympus
Troy
Crete
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Ancient Greece Crossword

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Games held every four years olympics
Outdoor marketplace agora
Government ruled by wealthy privileged families aristocracy
Famous for its army sparta
A fast-spreading, often deadly disease plague
Earliest known greek civilization minoans
Another word for slaves in Sparta helots
Who created the machine that carried water from a lower to a higher level archimedes
A machine that carried water from a lower to a higher level screw
Valuables seized in wartime plunder
The war fought between Sparta and Athens was called peloponnesian
The Trojan war was fought between the Greeks and the people of troy
A great king of Macedonia who expanded the empire Alexander
One of Greek's finest achievements in architecture parthenon
Composed two poems about the Trojan War homer
The "Father of Medicine" hippocrates
Had a mighty navy athens
A greek philosopher who used a question-and-answer method of argument socrates
Greeks believed most gods lived on Mount olympus
The first known lighthouse was located in alexandria
Government ruled by the people democracy
Greek philosophers developed a respect for the power of reason
Created important theories about numbers and music pythagoras
A great leader of Athens pericles
Name of the longest olympic race marathon
After the Greeks defeated the Persians they entered a time called the ______age golden

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Ancient Greece Word Search

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Plebian
spartans
science
art
architecture
Athens
Mycenaean
consul
Italy
dictator
veto
Acropolis
civilization
Goverment
Republicans
Goddess
Romans
Greeks
social class
senate
Rome
tryrant
etruscans
Religion
Medicine
Gladiators
Colosseum
Baklava
Oropos
Troezen
Thebes
Argos
Delphi
Sparta
Augustus

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the Myth of the birth of Oedipus Word Search

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Larus
Jocasta
Ismene
Hanged
Oracle
Thebes
Tiresias
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Strophe
Shepherd
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Polyneices
Oedipus
Mythology
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King
Hubris
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Greek
Greece
Fate
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Ancient Greece crossword puzzle essays #1-5

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Most historians believe that Hellenic history began with the living on _____. CRETE
Who wrote the Odyssey? HOMER
After the Mycenaean civilization ended, there was an era known as the __________. THEDARKAGES
Homer lived in the: ARCHAICERA
A Greek City State is known as a _______. POLEIS
The five main city states of Greece were Sparta, Athens,Argos,Megara, and _________. CORINTH
By the early sixth century, what were the two leading city states? hint: put a dash between the two ATHENS/SPARTA
Sparta needed a strong because they had enslaved the _______ and needed to control them. HELOTS
In 490 BCE the ____________ was about to attack on Greece PERSIANEMPIRE
When the battle finally took place it was called the Battle of __________. MARATHON
Ten years later after that battle was fought the Persians invaded again, under the command of King _____. XERXES
When the Persians invaded again the Greeks were unprepared this time. They sent 300 Spartans to stall the horde at a narrow mountain pass called _______. THERMOPYLAE
Later after the Spartans fought the Persians on Thermopylae, the Athenians fought a sea battle called the ___________. BATTLEOFSALAMIS
During 480-430 BCE the Athens flourished with the leadership of _________. PERICLES
_______ ships protected Athenian trading ships from pirates NAVY
A group of thinkers are called ________.(lovers of wisdom) PHILOSOPHERS
In 461 BCE the Athens and Sparta had their first __________ War. PELOPONNESIAN
Philip II and his son Alexander were two ________ warrior-kings. MACEDONIAN
Alexander had conquered on oft he largest empires ever and spread Greek civilization as far eat as the _____ River. INDUS
_________ died in the Hellenistic Era at age 33 in Babylon. ALEXANDER

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Ancient Greece Word Search

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AFRICA
ALEXANDER THE GREAT
ARISTOTLE
ASPASIA
ATHENS
BLACK SEA
CITIZENS
COLONIES
CULTURE
DEMOCRACY
EGYPT
EUROPE
GOLDEN AGE
GREECE
GREEK ALPHABET
GREEK GOD
GREEK GODDESS
GREEKS
PARTHENON
PENINSULA
PERICLES
PERSIAN EMPIRE
SOCRATES
SOLDIER
SPARTA
TEMPLE

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Ancient Greece Crossword

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deadly widespread disease plague
Sparta & other City-States of lower Greece Peloponnesians
people of Athens Athenians
lower Greek peninsula peloponnesus
Historian-recorded diplomatic attempts to resolve problems Thucydides
Military strategy used to destroy Athens Blockade
Great Statesman & General of Athens Pericles
Breastplate body armor curiass
Athenian war ships Triremes
High City-hill usually with Temples Acropolis
Large temple for the Goddess Athena Parthenon
3 natural harbors,safe ports for Athens Piraeus
main gate entrance into Athens Diplyon
head armor helmet
leg armor greaves
slaves of ancient Sparta helots
Greek soldier hoplite
main weapon of greek infantry spear
Goddess of love & beauty Aphrodite
people with full rights living in a city-state CITIZENS
market place AGORA
God of Thunder leader of the Gods zeus
student of Socrates plato
Great teacher of plato "know thy self" put to death for his ideas SOCRATES

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Athens and Sparta Crossword

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Which empire took control of Athens? Roman
Spartian warriors were known for their skill and ___ Bravery
How many kings ruled the city of Sparta? Two
Athens was a powerful ___ citystate
Building this structure was an achievement in Athens Parthenon
8,000 of these ruled over 10,000 slaves sparties
Women in Athens had lots of ___ freedom
The Assembly met on top of this hill pnyx
How many social classes did Athens have? four
What was the lowest social class in Athens? slaves
Athens had four of these around their city mountains
What class were the farmers in in Sparta? Helots
A famous philosopher in Athens Socrates
At what age were boys in Sparta taken from their parents and trained for warfare? seven
Athens had this type of government democracy
What did Sparta do early on to the land around them Conquered
Who was the king who helped Sparta defeat Troy? Menelaus
What was the name of the middle class in Sparta? perioeci
War between Athens and Sparta peloponnesian
This caused lots of people in Athens to become sick and die plague

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