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Cyrus the Great

Was a very successful emperor.

2

Cavarly

A unit of solders on horseback.

3

Darius

A young prince.

4

Persian wars

This invasion began a series of wars between Persia and Greece.

5

Xerxes

Darius's son.

6

Alliance

Agreement to work together.

7

Peloponnesian war

A war between Athens and Sparta that threatened to tear all of Greece apart.

8

Philip II

Became king of Macedonia in 359 BC.

9

Phalanx

was a group of warriors who stood close together in a square.

10

Alexander the great

Worked to build an empire of his own.

11

Hellenistic

Greek-Like.

12

Socrates

Among one of the greatest thinkers.

13

Plato

Was a students of Socrates.

14

Aristole

Perhaps one of the greatest thinkers.

15

Reason

Clear and ordered thinking.

16

Euclid

Studied mathematics.

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Hippocrates

The greatest Greek doctor.