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isolated communities
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a settlement that is seperated from other
communities because of things such as mountains or oceans

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Many Greek city-states were isolated comunities because of
the tall mountains.

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a settlement in a distant place

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The Greeks had many colony's.

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a small community or village
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Small Greek settlements sometimes became large city's.

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shelter shelter.jpg
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a place that provides protection from weather

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New Orleans had many shelters during hurricane Katrina.

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a person who lives in a colony

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Many colonists moved to the new world to start a new life.

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someone who trades goods

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Merchants in ancient greece sold things like wine, timber and metal.

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an early city that was like a small country,
with it's own land and government

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Many Greek city states were isolated from each other because
of the tall mountains.

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monarchy how-to-draw-a-cartoon-king.jpg
a form of government in which all of the power
is in the hands of one person

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Monarchy was the first form of government for the Greeks.

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a form of government in which a few people
have all of the power

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Many Oligarchy's came from rich families.

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tyranny


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A form of government in which ruling power
is shared by all citizens

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The Greeks had a democracy a lot like the U.S..

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a single ruler that holds just about all power in a country

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Queen Elizabeth is a monarch.

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A person who is part of the most powerful group in greek society.

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Wow, I heard that my great grandfather was an aristocrat

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one of several people who rule a country together, sharing the power

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One of the oligarchs just died.

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A person who illegaly seizes power

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Ivan the great was a tyrant.

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assembly
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A group of citizens who passed laws in ancient Greece

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On the field trip, we went to a pretend assembly.

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Peloponnesusexternal image class036.jpgCAELIN
The penninsula that formed the South end of Greece

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I heard that Pelopennesus kept the southern end of Greece connected.

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Agora
The marketplace in Athens

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In Greece, we didn't have Kroger, we had the Agora.

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An important woman, like a queen or princess

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The priestess was a religeous leader.

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