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  1. 1. Boom Ancient Greece
  2. 2. <ul><li>The Greek fighting formation is called the Phalanx formation. They put their spear at their right and their shield at their left protecting the other person. They won many battles like the battle of Marathon. </li></ul>Phalanx
  3. 3. <ul><li>The battle of Marathon was fought between the Greeks and the Persians. For every Greek soldier there were 4 Persian soldiers. First the two armies watched each other and then the Greeks made a surprise attack. The Greeks won the fight. Only 192 Greeks were killed. But the Persians lost 6400 soldiers. </li></ul>The battle of Marathon
  4. 4. <ul><li>At Thermopylae It was between the Spartans and the Persians. 300 Spartans held the entire army off Persia. The Spartans held them of for 3 days! </li></ul>The battle of thermopylae
  5. 5. <ul><li>The battle of Platea was the last battle of the Persian war. The Greeks won and defeated the Persian invaders. </li></ul>The battle of Platea
  6. 6. <ul><li>The battle of Leuktra was between the Thebans and the Spartans. The Spartans lost and no more Spartans were left. </li></ul>The battle of leuktra
  7. 7. Ship <ul><li>By the mid 6th-century bc sea power was a major part of the warfare. The Greek navy was very powerful, especially the Athenians. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>There were about 400 Persian ships </li></ul><ul><li>There were only 300 Greek ships </li></ul><ul><li>The Greeks attacked the Persians and won the battle </li></ul><ul><li>350 Persian ships were lost. Only 50 Greek ships were lost </li></ul>The battle of salamis
  9. 9. <ul><li>The Triremes the are wooden ships a with bronze ram on the front. </li></ul>Triremes
  10. 10. <ul><li>The battle of Argunisae was between the Athenians and the Spartans. The Athenians won the battle but lost to the Spartans later on. </li></ul>The battle of Argunisae
  11. 11. The Romans <ul><li>The Romans took over Greece in146 bc. The Greeks disappeared but their way of life and their gods were copied by the Romans. </li></ul>
  12. 12. The Greek gods <ul><li>Hera queen of the gods Zeus king of the god </li></ul><ul><li>Ares god of war Hephaestus god of sculptor </li></ul><ul><li>Aphrodite goddess of love Apollo god of medicine Hermes messenger of the god </li></ul><ul><li>Dionysus god of wine and fun </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>The god were believed to lived on mount Olympus the tallest mountain in Greece. </li></ul>Mount olympus
  14. 14. Two names one god <ul><li>The Romans invade greek as you know they change all the name of the greece gods accept Apollo </li></ul>