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1

what is a democracy?

a country where people vote on who leads them and makes the laws

2

did the athenians think fighting was the most important thing for boys to learn?

no

3

what did athenian boys learn in school?

math, reading, writing, poetry, music, etc.

4

what did athenian girls learn to do?

run a household

5

what famous athenian argued that it was important for people to get a good education, so they'll know the laws and their rights, and so others can't make them do foolish things?

plato