Posted by Shan on Thursday, February 12, 2009 at 1:28pm.
How did the geography of ancient Greece cause it to separate into independent communities?
social studies - Ms. Sue, Thursday, February 12, 2009 at 1:32pm
Greece us a very mountainous peninsula, nearly surrounded by water. It was extremely difficult to go from community to another, so each community grew up independently.
social studies - Shan, Thursday, February 12, 2009 at 1:35pm
thanks so much
social studies - Shan, Thursday, February 12, 2009 at 1:37pm
but i still don't get it can u try to explain it to me differently
social studies - Ms. Sue, Thursday, February 12, 2009 at 1:44pm
Greece's main geographical feature is steep, rugged mountains.
Communities developed between mountains. People couldn't cross mountains very easily to unite with other communities. So each city developed its own culture and government, independent of other cities.
social studies - Shan, Thursday, February 12, 2009 at 1:50pm
thank you so much....u r a life saver
social studies - Ms. Sue, Thursday, February 12, 2009 at 1:55pm
You're very welcome. :-)
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