← CH.6 Sec.1 Test
4 Written Questions
3 Multiple Choice Questions
- in ancient Rome, the supreme governing body, originally made up only of aristocrats.
- In ancient Rome, a political leader given absolute power to make laws and command the army for a limited time.
- A military unit of the ancient Roman army, made up of about 5,000 foot soldiers and a group of soldiers on horseback.
3 True/False Questions
tribune → In the Roman republic, one of the two powerful officials elected each year to command the army and direct the government.
Republic → a form of government in which power rests with citizens who have the right to vote for their leaders.
Punic Wars → Rome vs. Carthage. three wars. first was over Sicily adn western Mediterranean. Defeat of carthage. 2nd. Carthaginian named Hannibal. won as Cannae. didn't capture Rome. 3rd. Rome lay siege to Carthage. burned the city. victory gave Rome dominance over the western Mediterranean.