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5 Matching questions

  1. why did christianity threaten the roman empire?
  2. who is justinian and what did he do?
  3. what was the effect that location had on the byzantine empire?
  4. in what ways did the use of slave labor hurt roman agriculture and the roman empire?
  5. who provided the check on the power of the Roman empire leaders?
  1. a senate
  2. b the capitol stood in between europe and southwest asia. because of this it was a busy center of business and trade. merchants sold stuff on the streets from distant corners of asia, africa, and europe.
  3. c he was a powerful ruler of the byzantine empire. he recaptured lost land and expanded the empire. he created a code of laws called the justinian code that regulated much of the byzantine life. he also made a impressive palace for him and his wife theodora.
  4. d the soil became difficult to farm on because of warfare and overuse. because slaves worked in the fields romans had no interest in inventing new tools. however no technology could have helped to save the soil. disease and hunger spread throughout the empire and many people died
  5. e it threatened because all of the fighting could make it easy for attack and it also could make the government weak. people could break out into war.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. average citizens. wealthy people and noble families did have a big influence though. the free-born male had the right to vote. women had few rights.
  2. he ruled with a harsh hand or cruelly. they never went back to having a king instead they created a republic government.
  3. The tiber river. the river helped rome have busy trade throughout italy.
  4. a schism is a official split between two groups. the two different churches fought about their differences. so when they split two different types of christianity were made. The Roman Catholic Church (in the west) and The Orthodox Church (in the east)
  5. stoics are people that believe in stoicism. stoicism is the philosophy created by a greek philosopher zeno that stresses the importance of virtue, duty, and endurance in life. citizens should have these qualities.

5 True/False questions

  1. how did the lack of new conquests hurt the roman empire?with no new conquests there was no new wealth to bring to the government. no new slaves. no new farming land.

          

  2. what were the problems that Rome faced, why they existed, and how they contributed to the fall of the empire?the capitol stood in between europe and southwest asia. because of this it was a busy center of business and trade. merchants sold stuff on the streets from distant corners of asia, africa, and europe.

          

  3. what culture was strongly influenced by the culture of Rome?pax romana was a long period time of roman peace and prosperity. this happened when augustus was in power.

          

  4. How did romans gain control over the mediterranean sea?they used their good army to conquer modern day italy and nearby lands. won against carthage. had power over most of the mediterranean sea

          

  5. what are the different legacies left behind by rome and why are they important?the capitol stood in between europe and southwest asia. because of this it was a busy center of business and trade. merchants sold stuff on the streets from distant corners of asia, africa, and europe.

          

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