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Greece 1 by Mind Map: Greece 1

1. Monarchy

1.1. 1 royal leader

2. Geography

2.1. Archipelago

2.1.1. 2000+islands

2.2. Mountains

2.2.1. cover more than 3/4 of Greece

2.2.2. geographic isolation

2.2.2.1. protection

2.2.2.2. lack of communication

2.3. fertile soil, no rivers

2.4. climate was calm

2.4.1. mild winters, hot summers

2.5. Peninsula

2.5.1. Aegean and Ionian sea

3. Society

3.1. social heirarchy

3.1.1. men were superior to women

3.1.1.1. women rights

3.1.1.1.1. women had more rights in Sparta than Athens

3.1.2. slaves

3.2. Great philosophers

3.2.1. Socrates

3.2.2. Plato

3.2.3. Aristotle

3.3. Advanced military

3.3.1. lead by Alexander the Greatl

3.4. democracy

3.4.1. citizens had more say

3.4.1.1. only 10% of population were citizens

3.4.1.1.1. only males 20+

4. Achievements

4.1. Athenian democracy

4.1.1. Pericles

4.1.2. Only white males were citizens

4.2. Science and Math

4.2.1. Geometry

4.2.2. Pulley

4.2.3. Heliocentric theory-Earth revolves around sun

4.3. Inventions

4.3.1. Aqueducts

4.3.2. Catapults

4.3.3. Flamethrowers

4.3.4. Dice

4.3.5. Pillars

4.3.5.1. Ionic

4.3.5.2. Doric

4.3.5.3. Corinthian

4.4. Military

4.4.1. Beat Persia in the Greco-Persian War

4.4.2. Flamethrower

4.4.3. Catapults

4.4.4. Phalanx

4.4.5. Alexander the Great

4.4.5.1. Spread Hellenistic culture

4.4.5.2. Conquered most of Asia Minor

4.5. Arts and Culture

4.5.1. Pillars

4.5.2. Architecture

4.5.3. Statues that were more lifelike

4.5.4. Poetry

5. Economy

5.1. Golden Age

5.1.1. advancements

5.1.1.1. wealth

5.1.1.2. trade

5.1.1.3. military

5.1.1.3.1. economy improved after Greco-Persian war

5.2. slaves

5.2.1. debt slavery

5.3. Hellenistic Era

5.3.1. taxes

5.4. Income

5.4.1. metal working

5.4.2. trade

5.4.2.1. harder because of geographic isolation

5.4.2.2. was not as reliable because Greece was surrounded by mountains

6. Religion

6.1. Mostly polytheistic mythology

6.1.1. 12 major gods and goddesses

6.1.1.1. Zeus

6.1.1.2. Poseidon

6.1.1.3. Hera

6.1.1.4. Demeter

6.1.1.5. Athena

6.1.1.6. Ares

6.1.1.7. Aphrodite

6.1.1.8. Apollo

6.1.1.9. Artemis

6.1.1.10. Hephaestus

6.1.1.11. Hermes

6.1.1.12. Hestia

6.1.1.13. Dionysus

6.2. Rituals

6.2.1. Animal sacrifice

6.2.2. No human sacrifice

6.3. Little form of monotheism

6.4. Some philosophers disagree with beliefs

6.5. Most philosophers agree

7. Politics

7.1. Democracy

7.1.1. Everyone votes

7.2. Oligarchy

7.2.1. Group of elders makes decisions

7.3. Tyranny

7.3.1. 1 ruler leads with ultimate power

7.4. Leaders, governors, rulers, etc

7.4.1. Alexander the Great

7.4.2. Solon