Monarchy Oligarchy Tyranny Democracy Miscellaneous

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

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What are aristocrats?
Most Greek oligarchs were this

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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?
These are 2 ways a tyrant differs from a monarch...

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Chapter 26: The Rise of Democracy

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