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Athens V Sparta
Athens and Sparta were probably the two most famous and powerful city states in Ancient Greece. However, they were both very different.
Athens v Sparta Athens’ Government ruled as a democracy. They were the 1 st to ever do this. Sparta’s Government ruled as an oligarchy by 2 Kings. Both Athens’ and Sparta’s governments were elected by the people.
Athens v Sparta Athens is built below the acropolis which stands on a hill above all of Athens. Sparta is surrounded by mountains, which makes it difficult for it to be invaded.
ATHENS Athens was a very creative city state. They believed in a good education. (for boys) You could go into the army or navy if you wanted to. (if you were a boy)
SPARTA Sparta was very focused on obedience and war and the people did not have any luxuries. Boys did not have to work or be educated but trained to be warriors from a young age. Boys had to join the Spartan army.
ATHENS Girls were not regarded as important by

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