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  • Art in Ancient GreeceThe picture on the right is a plaque is MedusaTo the right ,this is a pot that is called protogeometric amphora.

  • Ancient Greece literatureThe picture to the left is the Greek alphabet. There are 24 letters in the Greek alphabet This picture below is some music written in Greek letters

  • Daily Life of Ancient Greeks

    The Greeks mostly ate bread, olives, beans, and fruit Women dressed in nice fabric draped over themGreek men dressed in cloth wrapped around them

  • Architecture of ancient GreeceThe Colosseum was used for gladiator contests and public spectacles The Parthenon is was a major sacred siteThe theatre of Dionysus was classical Greek architecture

  • Philosophy of Ancient GreecePhilosophy marked a fundamental turning point of humanityA very popular quote is that all modern philosophy are footnotes to the work of Plato.

    Ancient Greek Philosophy studies the philosophical activities and enquires of the Greco-Roman thinkers.

  • Inventions of Ancient GreeceAn astrolabe is an instrument to the altitude of stars and planets.The umbrella was made by ancient Greeks The catapult was a device that hurls heavy objects over a large distance.

  • Mythology of Ancient GreeceAphrodite is the goddess of love, desire ,and beauty Poseidon is the god of the sea or protector of all watersZeus is the god of the sky and the ruler of the Olympian Gods

  • First most important eventThe bronze age when early Aegean cultures start to emerge The bronze age took place around 230 and 280B.C The bronze age was very expensive and the swords and knives were very easy to make.

  • Early History of ancient GreeceThe traditional date for the end of Ancient Greek was for the death of Alexander the Great around 323BC.The first recorded Olympic Games took place in Olympia around 776BC.The Minoan Civilisatio of Crete was first advanced in Europe around 2350BC.

  • Wars in ancient GreeceThe Greco-Persian Wars are a sequence of wars fought between the empire of Persia and the coalition of Greek city-states.Sparta and Athens fell into another war that was called The Peloponnesian war.The war of Greek Independence brought the Greeks exactly that, their independence from the Ottoman Empire.

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