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August, duodecem

Vesuvius erupted in ______ 79AD and covered Pompeii in 12 ________ of volcanic ash.

Naples

Pompeii is located near the Bay of ______.

Herculaneum

__________ also was covered by Vesuvius.

culture , Romulus

To Romans Rome was the center of their ______ and was founded by _______and Remus.

treaties

Romans built the empire through alliances, ________, and military 6 conquests

400

Around ____ AD the empire began to collapse.

300

About _____ AD was the height of the empire.

million

It boasted of a population over a _______.

Rome

Wherever Romans settled they recreated the best aspects of ____.

stay

Romans came not just to conquer but also to ____.

center

Roman cities were laid out in a rectangular grid with the public buildings in the ______ or forums

politics

The forum was the focal point of commerce and ________.

law

The basilica housed the courts of ___.

France

Gaul is the country, ______.

Julius Caesar

Gaul was conquered by ______ _______.

Verbonia

_______ was a factious city to illustrate how Roman cities were established.

Aqueducts

________ brought water into the city.

keystone

The ________ was the center stone of the arch.

arch

The ____ became an important element of Roman architecture.

bath

The ____ house or therma were a priority for a Roman city.

hot

The caldarium are the ___ rooms of the bath.

cooler

The frigidarium is the ______ bath.

cement

Concrete is a mixture of stone and ______.

rainwater

The impluvium catches ____ _____

peristyle

The _______ is the covered walkway around the garden.

Ostia

______ was a working class town and seaport to Rome.

insulae

Most people lived in apartment houses called _______.

Palatine

Augustus' home is on the ________ Hill.

Druids

The ______ made attacks on Romans.

Greeks

Romans borrowed dramatic themes from the ______.

amphitheater

The ___________ is where gladiators fought.

Colosseum

The most famous amphitheater is the ___________ in Rome.

new city

If the population outgrew the city, the Roman philosophy was to build a ___ ____.

organization

Roman achievement in engineering, architecture, and politics was dependent on order and suburb _________.

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