ATHENS_VS_SPARTA - Athens vs Sparta Prepared by Humaira Siddiqua Malik Introduction The two rivals of ancient Greece that made the most noise and

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Athens vs Sparta Prepared by Humaira Siddiqua Malik
Introduction The two rivals of ancient Greece that made the most noise and gave us the most traditions were Athensand Sparta. They were close together on a map, yet far apart in what they valued and how they lived their lives.
Map of Greece
Population Athens Was the most populous city in Greek having poulation of 140,000 among them about 40,000 were men and slave citizens. Most of athenians were free. Sparta Were approximately 8000 men ruled over 100,000 enslaved people. 70 percent were slaves.
Way of living Athenian Athenian life was a creative wonderland. As an Athenian, you could get a good education and could pursue any of several kinds of arts or sciences. Spartan Spartan life was simple. The focus was on obedience and war. Slavery made this possible by freeing the young men from household and industrial duties and allowing them to focus on their military duties.
Government
Popularity Athens Known as home for Artists,writers and philosophers

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