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The box vocab for history

Estates

everything you own; all of your assets; extensive landed property

Agriculture

the federal department that administers programs that provide services to farmers (including research and soil conservation and efforts to stabilize the farming economy)

Capital

assets available for use in the production of further assets; wealth in the form of money or property owned by a person or business and human resources of economic value; a seat of government

Migrated

moved people or animals from one region or another

Aggravated

incited, especially deliberately, to anger

Municipal Council

local assembly of people convened for consultation

Tiberius Gracchus

Grandson of General Scipio; Proposed law to take land back from Senators and give it to the landless. ; Very popular with the masses; Opponents organized a riot where he was killed. The senate were the opponents and they got away with killing Tiberius; He was very popular with the poor people; Scipio lead Romans into Zama; - some of the land could have come from the senators

Caius Gracchus

Plebian leader, clever and brave

Ambitious

having a strong desire for success or achievement

Class Hatred

the abhorrence that one social group has for another

Marius

a Roman general who was elected consul seven times- he is known for the big changes he made to the Roman army, making it easier for men to be Roman soldiers

Sulla

Rival of Marius, He marches on rome and takes control of the senate, he kills all who oppose him. Tries to reestablish senate as roman body of control. Is friends with pompey

Pompey

Roman general and statesman who quarrelled with Caesar and fled to Egypt where he was murdered (106-48 BC)

Civil War

a war between people of the same country

Rival

the contestant you hope to defeat

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