5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- 753 bc
- a people from Etruria , ( north of Rome) that took control of Rome and Latium. Ruled Rome for more than 100 years. Built up Rome, streets, temples. Skilled metal workers Rome became rich from mining and trade
- b supporters of the republic
- c a vote that blocks a decision
- d the year the Romans overthrew the Etruscan and started the republic
- e the founding of Rome
5 Multiple choice questions
- a landowning upper class in rome
- In ancient Rome, a political leader given absolute power to make laws and command the army for a limited time.
- Roman statesman who established the Roman Empire and became emperor in 27 BC
- bundle of rods containing an axe with the blade protruding
- means "our sea" nickname for Mediterranean sea for Romans
5 True/False questions
tribune → In ancient Rome, an official elected by the plebeians to protect their rights.
republic → Roman general and dictator (138-78 BC)
scipio africanus → Roman general who commanded the invasion of Carthage in the second Punic War and defeated Hannibal at Zama (circa 237-183 BC)
senate → (in ancient Rome) overseer of morals (also taking the census); person who eliminates inappropriate matter; V.
pompey → Roman general and statesman who quarrelled with Caesar and fled to Egypt where he was murdered (106-48 BC)