Birth Of Democracy
Updated: 11/24/2020
Birth Of Democracy

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  • Hello.Im not a slave but I somehow teleported in Greece.
  • But im doing a school project.Can You tell me where was direct democracy invented
  • Hello young sir....Wait aren't you a slav... Anyways that how are you?
  • Nice! But can you also tell me how was it different from a monarchy? theocracy? tyranny?
  • Direct Democracy was invented in the Greek city states mainly in the Athens.
  • Wow! But can you also tell me what 3 ways did the Greeks cast a vote?
  • Theocracy is a ruler or group that uses the power of god(s) and texts to create laws and guide government
  • Monarchy is political system based upon the undivided sovereignty or rule of a single person
  • Tyranny is a government that has a ruler with a lot of power.
  • Sorry for all the question but can you also tell me who was and wasn't allowed to vote?
  • Greeks vote with rocks,a lottery,and also go to a assembly to vote
  • Alright Last Question.How did Greek democracy influence United States government today?
  • Women,children,slaves and also people not from the Athens were not allowed to vote.
  • Thanks For All the answers.Now im going back to USA 2020 to ace my project.
  • The U.S. voting system had some similarities with that of Athens. In Athens, every citizen could speak his mind and vote at a large assembly that met to create laws.