Athens is the oldest,largest city in Greece. It is also the capital of Greece. The population is 664,046(796,442 in 2004).The acropolis is in the city of ATHENS and every Greek city was built near an acropolis,a large hill. Athena's temple the Pathenon is in the acropolis to honor their beloved greek goddess Athena. There are 3 types of government: monarchy,oligarchy,and democracy. Monarchy is ruled by one (leader,king,or queen).Oligarchy is ruled by a small group of rich and powerful people.Democracy is ruled by the people
In ATHENS has the parthenon to honor ATHENA.
The temple in Athens to honor Athena.
A central area in Greek cities used both as a market place and as a meeting place.