What was Athenian democracy?

In this lesson, we will learn about the development of democracy in Athens, exploring the impact this had on the city's development, and how it became an enduring legacy of Ancient Greece to the rest of the world.

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Q1.The Olympics were held in honour of which Ancient Greek god?

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Q2.In which city-state did democracy first develop?

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Q3.Which Persian king led the invasion of Greece between 492 BCE - 490 BCE?D

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Q4.In which city-state was the Parthenon built?

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Q5.Greek drama evolved out of religious ritual. True or false?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

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Question 5

Q1.The Olympics were held in honour of which Ancient Greek god?

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Q2.In which city-state did democracy first develop?

2/5

Q3.Which Persian king led the invasion of Greece between 492 BCE - 490 BCE?D

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Q4.In which city-state was the Parthenon built?

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Q5.Greek drama evolved out of religious ritual. True or false?

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What was Athenian democracy? - End of Lesson Quiz

Ancient Greece: End of lesson quiz

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Q1.The statesman Solon was appointed ruler of which Greek city-state?

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Q2.What did Solon propose in his new constitution?

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Q3.Who led a democratic reform movement in Athens between 508 BCE - 507 BCE?

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Q4.Who was considered a citizen in Ancient Athens? Tick one.

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Q5.Which Athenian democratic institution met around 40 times a year?

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What was Athenian democracy? - End of Lesson Quiz

Ancient Greece: End of lesson quiz

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.The statesman Solon was appointed ruler of which Greek city-state?

1/5

Q2.What did Solon propose in his new constitution?

2/5

Q3.Who led a democratic reform movement in Athens between 508 BCE - 507 BCE?

3/5

Q4.Who was considered a citizen in Ancient Athens? Tick one.

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Q5.Which Athenian democratic institution met around 40 times a year?

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Lesson summary: What was Athenian democracy?

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