The people of ancient Greece lived over 3,000 years ago. Yet even today, their culture impacts our lives! Here are just a few of the gifts we received from the ancient Greeks.
For Kids: Gifts from the Greeks
The ancient Greeks were curious, clever,and creative. They created all kinds of inventions. Some even worked. And some we still use today! They made amazing discoveries and put them to work in the arts, philosophy, science, architecture, medicine, geometry, cartography, and more. The ancient Greek ideas in science, math, art, and language changed the world. We owe them a great deal.
Trial by Jury - The Ancient Greeks did not invent trial by jury, but they certainly fine tuned it
Greek Myths - Myths we still enjoy today!
See also: Ancient Inventions