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One of the Ancient Greek city states, Athens has become the Capitol of Greece. It was home to Plato and Aristotle as well as a center of cultural activity up to the modern day.

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There is no period in history widely accepted as the Golden Age of America. That being the case, the answer to this question is entirely subjective. One opinion I think it was a period from post-Reconstruction until the beginning of World War I where there was a lot of optimism in general in Americ…
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The flight time for flights between the above places is 14.5 hours This is an approximate travel time. The actual time might change depending on the flight path chosen, weather conditions, etc
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Answer There were at least 2 sieges of Athens. The other was at the end of the Peloponnesian War between Athens and Sparta. Sparta laid siege to Athens, eventually starving the population into surrended. The defensive 'Long Walls' were torn down by the Athenians, supervised by Spartan soldiers. C…
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The role of men was to build a hunt for food for the family (if had one) or get food for him self role of the woman was to watch the children (if had kid's) or to make clothing and other stuff.
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In western nations historically women did the cooking, cleaning, washing and mending of clothes, and house chores.Today the roles women play have very few limitations. They have been heads of state, such as Margaret Thatcher, fire fighters, police officers, and pilots. The US military discourages wo…
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Answer Early knit textiles were found in Egypt dating back to the 11th century. Knitting made it to Europe somewhere between the 14th and 15th centuries. In 1527, the first trade guild was established in Paris, which was male dominated. With the invention of knitting machines, more women became …
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the Athens traded pottery and olive oil
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Democracy Democracy goes back to ancient Greece and was defined by Aristotle as the "rule of many." A government, by this definition, is democratic if all, or most, of the citizens take part in the government or make policy for the government. This is also known as participatory democracy. Some o…
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A monarchy.Like in UK.Monarchymonarachy
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the court houses are taken from old Greek structures.
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They played the role of being Nurses.
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The Greeks started democracy as a form of government.
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The Athens and Greece are well-known by having the mythology and because of that many allusion are created. Some of the allusions are alluding to Epimenides (Greek poet and seer) and allusions to Philomela (princess of Athens).
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Sparta Lord no! Quite the opposite, a spartan force under the command of Leonidas' older half'brother Cleomenes I razed the Argolid force to the ground, wiping them from the main stage. Thebes conquered Sparta after Xerxes I's invasion of 480 BC The Theban's did not 'conquer' Sparta, nobody did. Th…
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Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Athens (ATH) Approximate Flight Duration 11 hours 8 mins
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Answer According to the "Through the Ages" historical time line book by Alf Henrickson, Draco, "who enjoyed public respect and admiration - so much so that on one occasion when he attended the theatre he was applauded by the entire audience who began showering him with articles of clothing in to…
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They ate mostly wheat, fish, grapes, olives, celery, and the animals they killed.
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Persia went to war with Greece (Athens and Sparta) as Persia wanted their land and Athens, Sparta and some other greek states said "No, you can not own our land." Or A Catalyst for the first war against the Persians was the Ionian Revolt. The Persians and the Greeks shared a border along the land …
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They were expected to look after the household, make sure the servants did things right and that everything ran smoothly. Many also worked on farms, in businesses, or as cheap labor for work-places. Some were midwives, servants or landladies.
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Answer They would exercise by doing athletic events such as the discus throwing, foot races, and other such events. Answer by upt0wn mami They created the Olympics which involed foot races,bull runs, throwing, track and strength contest which only the men participated in and they had plays at…
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Life in ancient Greece depended largely on your gender and socioeconomic class. Greek society was very male dominated--only men could be citizens and enjoy a full education. Women were expected to stay in the home and raise their families. Slavery was also central to Greek life. Up to a quarter of …
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Andreia Spartan men strived for andriea, which is their word for maleness. the best thing for a spartan to do was die for Sparta and freedom in battle fighting to the last. They worshipped all the olympian gods but gave them all a military side, there is even a statue of aphrodite in armour, connies…
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When it became a radical democracy the (adult male) citizens met in fortnightly assembly and made decisions which were implemented by the Council. The citizens also formed the law courts - there were no judges or lawyers.
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The four types of Greek government are: MonarchyA monarchy means in Greek, "ruled by one". In a monarchy the city-state was ruled by one ruler or king. The family of the king or ruler also got power.OligarchyAn oligarchy in Greek means "ruled by few". In an oligarchy a small group of the richest and…
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The differences were not great - Sparta had a government which was a limited democracy - that is that is it was limited to the adult males who also comprised the army; they met in assembly and made decisions on matters put before them by the council. Athens started that way but progressively moved…
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The law didn't allow them to vote. At one time only landowners could vote and women were not allowed to own land. It all changed after World War 1
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The ancient Greek government allowed all citizens to participate in government and politics except women, children, and slaves. If there were people from other Greek territories besides the one being voted in then these 'aliens' were not allowed to participate either. The Greeks had a variety of gov…
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Greece is located in Southeastern Europe and has its roots in the ancient Greece civilization. Greece is well known for its philosophical and democratic background. Let us have a quick look at some famous things in Greece: Greece is famous for its beautiful buildings.Greece is famous for its histori…
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The athletes and the god Zeus in whose honour they were staged.
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Answer Scientifically NO. But it is believed that the offerings made by us goes to any of the GOD like, the Hindu God, Jesus Christ or Prophet and so on --------------- It is a symbolic gesture of reciprocation. Your giving a little back to the God that provides you everything. eg. in a house, …
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Athens is the capital of Greece, which is in the southeast of Europe. See the maps below.
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The Spaniard Gabriel de Castilla, who claimed having sighted "snow-covered mountains" beyond the 64° S in 1603, is recognized as the first explorer that discovered the continent of Antarctica, although he was ignored in his time. or The discovery of Antarctica is claimed by three people who all…
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Answer The city area of Athens has 721 , 214 when the metropolitan area has 4 , 001 , 214
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It was to honor Zeus.
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How long is the flight from NYC to Cairo Egypt
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Answer The government was based on feudalism, which basically is the exchange of land for military services and loyalty, between a knight and a lord.  MoreAn important form of government of the Middle Ages is called feudalism. It is a system relying on manorial estates based on mutual support …
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Answer Driving it is 165 mi (266 km) – about 2 hours 58 mins per Google Maps.
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Democracy The pnix, devilishly annoying to pronounce The correct answer is bema
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spiropoulos diogenes unhappy by the treatment received by the athian council, when he suggested they accept Alexander, slipped into alexanders camp at night and joined his knowledge on how to defeat Athens and their walled fortress, see belowBEFORE GOING TO TROY HE HAD AN ENCOUNTER WITH THE ATHE…
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Phidippides, I believe. But you should probably check wikipedia... Reality There is a problem here - Pheidippides was dead by the time of the battle. He had run to Sparta to summon them to help Athens fight off the invading Persians. On his return after running nearly 200 miles, he died of exhau…
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Answer No Women in Saudi Arabia are banned from voting As a matter of fact, it is one of very few remaining countries where women still cannot vote
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Pericles was Athens ruler. He wanted to glorify Athens, which was one of his goals. He ruled until the Peloponnesian Wars occurred and a disease spread throughout Athens. Many died including Athens' leader Pericles!. Another View: Athens was a radical democracy - the citizens met in a fortnightl…
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The differences between Athens and Sparta were caused by the geographical location, they were quite far apart so it should be expected that they had different societies. Another reason was that they were both founded at different times, by different people.They were both independent city-states in s…
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They well in a way were limited because they had diffrent governments and they had kings that were the bigshot even though they werent rich they would be born right. Which means that if they weren't born in they family then they can't be king or queen because you have to be born in the family. they …
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The Chinese came to the goldfields around 1854 for the same reason all the Europeans did, they wished to find gold to sent home to their families. At the time, China was suffering from war and famine, there was little law, and many people were oppressed. When they arrived, they dressed different f…
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In an nutshell. The term Draco refers to an Athenian lawgiver from around 620-630 BCE that was noted for a very strict code of conduct, with swift and disproportionately harsh punishments. Rather fitting for the name Dracos, which refers to a constellation in the northern sky, representing a dragon.
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he does not hate you he loves you
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the primary capital panishment was exile.
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Answer you need a 1. Good Government 2. Strong Military 3. Properous Economy 4. Open Society Or you can also say, 1. Good Economy2. Stability3. Basic Needs Met4. Supportive Government
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The four avenues are defined as Audiological, political, linguistic, and social. A hearing person cannot be part of the core community.
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Athens loved to learn, they did fight in wars, and they were central government.Sparta loved to fight, they had some girls play sports too! They people were really strong, so that helped them in war. Sparta wanted to be in control, they both go to war. That brings Greece down to distruction.
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They both ran under a polis style government although Sparta ran under an oligarchy but Athens was run under a democracy. Athens and Sparta were the two city-states in ancient Greece. They represents physical prowess (Sparta) and intellect (Athens)... Greece was very powerful in those times posse…
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490 BC When a runner took a message to Athens with the news that the Greeks had won a battle against the Persians at Marathon
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In Greece On top of the acropolis, in Athens, Greece. In case your wondering what continent, or even what world it's in; Europe, Earth! It is a beautiful monument to athena, the god of wisdom, whom the city is named after. Giant Pillars and colums line each side of the temple, and it's perched on to…
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Some of the duties of an American citizen are: paying taxes, Jury Duty (a big one), obeying laws, serving as a witness, registering for the draft, and voting.
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Pericles increases the number of public officials who were paid salaries.
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was a war faught in America
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Because the founders of this nation knew that "democracy" would lead to a tyranny of the majority voting cash for itself and electing corrupt representatives willing to hand out more cash in exchange for votes.
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The Iliad came first but it wasn't 'written' as a work of literature it was composed as an epic poem to be recited in the oral tradition
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No , Sparta did... Sparta women were able to learn what they want to learn they had alot of rights, on the other hand Athens (Girls) Only learned Household duites
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The difference between Athens and Sparta is: SParta is a oligarchy. Athens is a direct-democracyOne difference between the city-states of Athens in Sparta was that Sparta was ruled by a king while Athens was overseen by a democratically elected group.
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In Orthodox Judaism, men were in charge of the synagogue and the women were in charge of the home.
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Sparta & Athens were similar because they both were located in Greece but Athens introduced Democracy and Sparta were important because of its army. Also Both had same religion and spoke same language.
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Athens is the capital of Greece
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Athens is a system for making it easier for university students and staff to access online resources.With Athens a person only has to remember one set of login details to access hundreds of websites.It also makes it easier for the system administrator becasue they can quickly give someone access to …
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Napoleon Bonaparte tried to challenge the British's positionLoss of colonies-FrenchFrance and British weakened each other's tradeUS was affected by the trade war sin they had a lot of merchant ships
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The Archons are reference to the crew of the U.S.S. Archon, who were absorbed by Landru. The Enterprise was sent to investigate what happened to the ship. Kirk and crew were referred to as Archons since they appeared on the planet the in the same way as the crew of the Archon.
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They attended and voted the fortnightly meetings of the assembly which directed the actions of the state. They were obliged to serve in defence of the state. They manned the courts as jury-judges. They participated in the religious and cultural life of the life of the state. They manned the bloa…
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Including citizens, non-citizens and slaves, somewhere between 360,000 and 610,000 people lived in Athens in the fifth century BC. See the Related Links for more information.
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They became more advanced in the arts and we not as war-like as the Spartans. This proves that the Athenians are a well developed group of people.
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The flight from Cairo to Athens is 2 hours long.
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Greece is located in the southern part of Europe and juts out into the Mediterranean Sea between the southern end of Italy and the western end of Turkey. The Greek capital, Athens, is located in the south-east of the country at 37.58 N and 23.43 E.
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These are some of the things that Cleisthenes did to strengthen democracy (although he didn't call it democracy. He called it legal equality.): He divided the people by geographic area rather than by family relationships. He established an organizational structure that had people who were chosen …
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No it did not. However many countries in Europe have a dish which resembles Haggis in general terms. These were cheap peasant dishes of minced offal cooked in a casing usually of animal intestine.
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Athens was more artistic and Sparta was more tougher at war
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The higher class Greeks wore white robes mostly
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They mainly ate Olives and grapes, they drank wine made from the grapes but they also had meat from the goats and milk also.
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in greeceAthens is the capital of Greece, which is in the southeast of Europe. See the maps below.
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England and France mainly fought in the Hundred year war, but other Countries as Scotland, Flemish Regions, the Reign of Castile, Republic of Genoa Reign of Navarre, Reign of Bohemia, Burgundy, the Duchy of Brittany intervened, at least intermittently, in the conflict directly or furnishing mercenar…
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England & Northern Ireland. England defeated France on all front's in acouple of hundred years ago. The hundred year war, has not been a war fought in the expected and common belief of how wars are fought. I.E. World War 1 and 2.
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Yes, it started after people had conflict with tyranny, monarchy, and oligarchies.The Greeks were sick of having people boss them around all the time, so democracy was born! The culture invented it.
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Pennsylvania Pennsylvania. I think it was a unicameral body. (it only had one house) That is correct, though that came after the drafting of the first state constitution. Pennsylvania was founded by royal charter back in the 1600's I believe, so the government would have been something similar to…
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the most important city in ancient Greece was Athens. anthens
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The Capital city of Greece Athens is a Greek city and Greece's capital today and a nice place
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When the 19th Amendment was finally ratified in August 1920, all American women finally achieved the right to vote. But before that, individual states had been giving women the opportunity to cast their ballots in state elections or for local offices as far back as 1870s (some sources say the territ…
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