5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- marc antony
- pontifex maximus
- a Ruled the east while Octavian ruled the west. Defeated by Octavian because the greek senate declared war on them due to Octavians supporting words. Committed suicide with Cleopatra after seeing no escape
- b the high priest of Rome, the head of Roman state religion; he appointed and oversaw the vestal virgins.
- c ancient city is southeastern Italy where Hannibal defeated the Romans in 216 BC
- d 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
- e 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
5 Multiple choice questions
- In ancient Rome, the supreme governing body, originally made up only of aristocrats.
- Roman general and dictator. He was murdered by a group of senators and his former friend Brutus who hoped to restore the normal running of the republic
- In ancient Rome, a political leader given absolute power to make laws and command the army for a limited time.
- the path of honor, to move up a level in the political sense
- A series of three wars between Rome and Carthage (264-146 B.C.); resulted in the destruction of Carthage and Rome's dominance over the western Mediterranean.
5 True/False questions
aeneas → (in ancient Rome) overseer of morals (also taking the census); person who eliminates inappropriate matter; V.
753 bc → the founding of Rome
patricians → a landowning upper class in rome
1st triumvirate → present in Rome began in 43 BC. It was comprised of Octavian, an experienced general Marc Antony, and a powerful politician Lepidus. They ruled for ten years until their alliance ended in jealousy and violence.
crassus → General who defeated Spartacus. Crucified 6,600 slaves on the Alpennine way. He later served in the First Triumvirate.