What does the name Caesar mean?
Power and Magesty
What year was Caesar born
What happened in 750 B.C. in Rome
Kings were overthrown by a republic
What happened when Caear was 15
his father died and he became head of the household
How old was Caesar when he married, and what did he do immediately after?
sixteen; he went to war
arrogant, dismissive of life, vain
What happened to Caesar while sailing the Mediterranean Sea?
he was captured by pirates. He made himself their king, but when they didn't listen to him, he paid them to let him free. Once he was free, he crucified the pirates.
Why was Caesar frustrated when he was 30
He was upset that he was not a better ruler than he was
Who was Pompeiia
Caesar's second wife that brought him a fortune
What two things did Caesar do to win Rome's favor?
he campaigned to the urban poor and spent money on games for the amusement of the people
Who was Crassus and Pompey
Crassus was a wealthy man and Caesar gave his daughter to Pompey, a general, in marriage
What is a triumph
killing at least 5,000 people and getting to parade through the streets of rome
Why was Caesar away from Rome for 8 years
He was capturing Gull and Britian
Why does Caesar attack Rome
he needed to pay his soldiers
What happens in Pharsalus?
Pompey and Caesar fought against eachother because Pompey broke their agreement
What happened when Caesar went to Egypt
Caesar got a new mistress, Cleopatra
What happened in 46 B.C.
Caesar got a triumph
What did Caesar do as ruler that we still use today
created the 365 day year calendar, July is named after him