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Mt Olympus
athenia
Parthenon
plays
pottery
goddesses
gods
olymipics
city state
anthens
sparta
democracy

Ancient Greece Word Search

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Description

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

Ancient Greece Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Ancient Greeks Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Mountain home of Greek gods and goddesses OLYMPUS
Greek for city-state POLIS
Athletic games honoring Zeus OLYMPICS
Direct democracy began here ATHENS
Ruler of the Greek gods ZEUS
Athenian male with the right to participate in government CITIZEN
High point of Athens that started as a fort ACROPOLIS
Love of knowledge PHILOSOPHY
Temple that honored Athena in the Acropolis PARTHENON
Used to trick the people of Troy (two words) TROJANHORSE
Rule by citizens by giving them the right to vote DEMOCRACY
Father of Medicine who wrote an oath HIPPOCRATES
Quality valued by the people of Sparta BRAVERY
Stories of the Greek gods MYTHS
land surrounded by water on three sides PENINSULA

ANCIENT GREEK GODS & GODDESSES Crossword

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Description

GOD OF THE SUN APOLLO
GODDESS OF LOVE APHRODITE
GODDESS OF WISDOM & WAR ATHENA
GODDESS OF THE MOON & HUNT ARTEMIS
GODDESS OF THE HARVEST DEMETER
KING OF THE GODS ZEUS
GOD OF THE SEA POSEIDON
GODS THAT LIVED ON MOUNT OLYMPUS OLYMPIANS
GODDESS OF THE UNDERWORLD PERSEPHONE
GODDESS OF MARRIAGE HERA
GOD OF THE UNDERWORLD & DEATH HADES
FIRST GODS TITANS

Greek Mythology Word Search

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immortal
Tartarus
Mt.Olympus
Olympians
Monsters
Medusa
Underworld
God
Goddess
Heracles
Orion
Demeter
Olympus
Fleece
Theseus
Perseus
Pegasus
Poseidon
Athena
Athens
Hades
cyclops
Hermes
Zeus

Ancient Greece Word Search

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Description

ares
athens
democracy
education
goddesses
gods
greek
hades
lamb
medusa
mythology
odyssey
olive
olympics
zeus

People and Places in The Odyssey Crossword

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Greeks; the people of Achaea Achaeans
island home of Circe Aeaea
commander of the Greeks during the Trojan War Agamemnon
King of Phaeacia Alcinous
an Ithacan noble; most arrogant of the suitors Antinous
in Greek mythology, god of poetry, music, and prophecy Apollo
race of man-eating giants Laestrygonians
member of a race of one-eyed giants Cyclops
ruler of the gods and goddesses on Mt. Olympus Zeus
King of Ithaca Odysseus
a people living on the southwest coast of Thrace Cicones
the sun god Helios
beautiful witch-goddess Circe
one of Odysseus' crew Eurylochus
sea nymphs who lure sailors to destruction with their songs Sirens
a Cyclops, son of Poseidon Polyphemus
a Titan and a ruler of the universe who was overthrown by Zeus Cronus
an island of the western coast of Greece Ithaca
the ship manned by Jason and his crew Argo
Odysseus' wife Penelope
son of Penelope and Odysseus Telemachus
a swineherd, an old loyal servant to Odysseus Eumaeus
Greek goddess of wisdom, crafts, and war Athena
Penelope's housekeeper Eurynome
Odysseus's father Laertes
female monster with six heads Scylla
Greek god of the sea Poseidon
an island kingdom inhabited by seafarers and traders Phaeacia
beautiful sea nymph Calypso
Odysseus' old nurse Eurycleia
a whirlpool; a female monster Charybdis
a suitor of Penelope, an Ithacan noble Eurymachus

Review for Ancient Greece Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Won the Battle of Marathon Athens
Won the Battle of Thermopylae Persia
Spartan Slaves Helots
Athenian Leader Pericles
City and the surrounding countryside City State
Athenian form of government Democracy
Athens has a large_________ Navy
Sparta has a large __________ Army
What Sparta is good at War
Which battle happens first? Marathon or Thermopylae Marathon
Aristotle tutored him Alexander the Great
Student of Socrates Plato
Socrates was force to drink this Hemlock
Plato believed in this type of king Philosopher
Plato wrote this The Republic
Plato founded this which lasted 900 years Academy
Type of government where voters vote on each issue direct democracy
Most powerful Greek god Zeus
Athena was the goddess of this Wisdom
The Parthenon was dedicated to Athena
Number of Battles Alexander loses none
Reason Alexander dies. Hint: means high temperature Fever

Ancient Greece Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Ancient Sparta Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

Some Ancient Greeks beleieved in many gods/goddess, were most Ancient Greece monotheistic or polytheistic? Polytheistic
This war is divided into two sub wars. Jealousy from Sparta because of Athens resilience of power of wealth started it. Sparta declared this war on Athens and won. Peloponnesian
This city-state defeated Athens in the Peloponnesian War. Culture was centered loyalty the military service and state. Sparta
For years the Greeks had been trying to breach the Trojan wall. Odysseus, the Greek general, made a plan to make a huge beautiful wooden horse with men inside to put outside of the Trojan wall. The Trojans took the horse inside and at night the men inside of the horse opened the gates for the Greek Army. That was the end of Troy. Trojan war
A system of government chosen by the people. Democracy
A piece of land surrounded by three bodies of water. This piece of land made it easier for Greeks to access water, while the high mountains kept them isolated so enemies would have a hard time communicating and traveling to them. Peninsula
This city-state won the Persian War with Sparta, but lost the Peloponnesian War to Sparta. Became bankrupt, tired, and unpatriotic. Athens
The Trojan war is considered a (BLANK), because it is thought to be historical yet unauthentic. Legend
Athens and Sparta are both considered to be (BLANK). They both were located in Greece. Greek
This war is divided into four battles. This war was fought to conqour the Greeks (Athens and Sparta), but the Greeks won. Persian War
A collection of stories told to explain nature, history, and customs. Mythology