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Polis

Greek word for saying city-state

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Classical

An age that is marked by great acheivments

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Acropolis

A high hill

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Democracy

A type of goverment where people rule themselves

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Aristocrats

Rich landowners

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Oligarchey

A government where only few people have power

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Citizens

People who had the right to participate in the government

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Tryant

Which meant a leader who held power through the use of the force

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Perciles

An elected leader name

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Mythology

Stories of gods and heros that try to explain how the world works

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Homer

A poets name

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Aesop

A person that was famous for his fables

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Sappho

A women that was famous for her poets

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Fables

Short stories that teach the reader lessons about life or give advice on how to live

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Influenced

Having the effect on someone else