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2. What was the Executive Committee?

  • The group of slaves that worked in the Assembly
  • Part of the Council of 500
  • An Isolated group separate from the Council of 500
  • The Politicians who spoke at the Assembly.

3. How was it ensured that enough people attended the Assembly?

  • Slaves would use a red rope to herd people into the Pnyx.
  • Free donkeys and goats would be given to citizens who attended often.
  • Citizens would be fined if they did not attend at least once a year.
  • Free wine would be given out to citizens who attended.

4. What were the advantages of being on the Council of 500?

  • Free food and paid a small fee
  • Exclusion from tax
  • Free food and unlimited wine
  • Free accommodation for the period of sitting

5. Who decided what was to be discussed during the Assembly?

  • The Citizens who attended on the day
  • The Council of 500
  • The Executive Committee
  • The politicians who were chosen to speak


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