Monarchy
Oligarchy
Tyranny
Democracy
Miscellaneous

100

This is how rulers in a monarchy get their ruling power...
What is by inheriting it?

100

Most Greek oligarchs were this
What are aristocrats?

100

Tyrants usually received their ruling power in this way...
What is by force?

100

People in Athens decided to govern themselves at about this year..
What is 500 BCE?

100

Ancient Greek cities were called city-states for this reason...
What is having its own form of government?

200

This group eventually overthrew monarchs...
What is the aristocrats?

200

These were favorite pastimes of ancient Greek oligarchs...
What are hunting and chariot races?

200

Most Greek tyrants were this...
What are military leaders?

200

Athenian democracy was this kind of democracy...
What is direct democracy?

200

This group was the most powerful class in ancient Greek society...
Who are the aristocrats?

300

The word "aristocrat" comes from a Greek word that means this...
What is "best?"

300

The word "oligarch" comes from a Greek word that means this...
What is "few?"

300

These are 2 ways a tyrant differs from a monarch...
What are 1.) not being able to claim a legal right to rule; and 2.) a tyrant's son usually doesn't inherit his father's power?

300

This was the lawmaking group in Athens...
What is the Assembly?

300

A member of a democracy who has certain rights & responsibilities is called this...
What is a citizen?

400

Kings had these to advise them...
What are aristocrats?

400

Most Greek city-states were ruled by small groups of wealthy men by this year...
What is 800 BCE?

400

This is the definition of a tyrant...
What is a person who seizes power illegally?

400

This group had rights to speak in the Assembly and ran the city's day-to-day business...
Who were the free men?

400

This was the name of Athenian tyrant Hippias's brother...
Who is Hipparchus?

500

Most Greek city-states were ruled by monarchs during this period...
What is 2000-800 BCE?

500

Oligarchs angered this group who eventually overthrew them...
What is the poor?

500

This harsh tyrant was forced to leave Athens...
Who is Hippias?

500

In contrast to Athens, the United States has this type of democracy...
What is representative democracy?

500

This became one of ancient Greece's great gifts to the modern world...
What is the idea of democracy?