3000 BCE was the start of one great civilization which became known as ancient Greece. Throughout the years there have been many cultures to adopt the many accomplishments that the Greeks have made. This civilization had many accomplishments such as those in art, architecture, sport
Ancient Greece is a peninsula located off the Mediterranean Sea, and is
surrounded by several islands.
Ancient Greece was made up of different types of government. There were
two types of city states an oligarchy , which is ruled by a small group of
citizens and a direct democra
The two most dominating city-states in Greece of their time, Athens and Sparta, were great rivals with two very different ways of life. Sparta's overbearing military and Athens' impartial justice system and government are models for many modern day countries. Even though these two city-states diff
Horses in Ancient Greece
When thinking back to the ancient times, the thought of the great chariot races will inevitably enter a person's mind. Horses were not only used for this spectacular and dangerous event in early times, but they were used and worshipped as so much more. The Greeks sa
The Role of Horses in Ancient Greece
by: Sarah Kline
Horses have been an important, if not vital, part of most great societies. This fact was no less true in Ancient Greek society where horses were held on a level just below the gods. According to I. Menegatos, a lecturer from the Agricultura
Ancient Greece influenced our western civilization in many ways. It produced philosophers, scientist, mathematicians, artists, writers and architects in our civilization. As Americans we have learned and took on many things from the Greeks. Greeks were one of the most advanced cultures. Having theat
Ancient Greece highly influenced and contributed many attributes to Western Civilization. For example we recieved philosophy, geometry, sculpture, and the concept of idealism. Socrates, a greek philosopher was the creator of philosophy and is a hug
The Ancient Greece culture has made many contributions to western civilization. The ancient Greeks affected the western civilizations math, government, sports, and medicine. They affected the western civilization in a big way. We even use some of these contribu
Response Paper 1: Topic 1
Ancient Greece began when they started to emerge from the Dark Ages. The Reformation era of Europe began when Martin Luther published the 95 Thesis in the 16th century. From the early Greeks to the Reformation era of Europe, the difference of distance and millennia conve
Medicine all began in Ancient Greece by one man named Hippocrates (ca. 460-377 B.C.E); he is known as the father of medicine. It all began with the Greeks trying to come up with a logic system that would help them diagnose certain diseases. The logical system was based upon the fact that we had humo
Ancient Greek Contributions
Many of the roots in the Western civilization can be traced back to ancient Greece. They created long lasting contributions in the making of the Western development with their literature, drama, mathematics, philosophy, politics, and science. The ancient Greek con
For many years we have been influenced by many ideas from the Greeks. Some things we have today wouldn’t be possible without the Greeks contributions to Western civilization. Out of the many great ideas they had, the three most popular ones are philosophy, math and medicine, and entertainment. The
Ancient Greek Society
Ancient Greek Society revolved around religion, with everything resting on the gods’ shoulders (literally). Their religion was polytheistic, as they believed in many different gods. In traditional Greek religion more power was g
Ancient Greece had a big influence on the world and how it is today. Greece lies at the southern end of the Balkan Peninsula, where the Mediterranean Sea is. In the region, mountain terrain made it so farming was limited because of the la
Depicting Life through Form
The era of Ancient Greece was a time that saw a diverse culture develop rich in philosophy, athletics and politics. Men and women alike were involved with varied aspects of day-to-day living including sporting events, social gatherings and mythology. Similar to the us
1. In most Greek city-states, what was the main, or central, marketplace called?
1. The Agora
2. In order to make their buildings appear to be perfectly proportioned, the ancient Greeks used what?
2. Optical allusions
3. In an ancient Grecian person’s eyes, what was the definition of a bar
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Ancient Greece: People and Events
The Minoans were the inhabitants of ancient Crete. The Minoans were an early part of the Bronze era which was 3000 BC to 1100 BC. They used and essentially began with the linear writing system which eventually led in Greek as their writi
Greeks are a group of people who came from Greece; they are also known as Hellenes. Greece is also a country of great interest and diverse cultures, influenced by its location at the concatenation between the East and the West and by the many occupations of the Greek...