a system of values and beliefs
A member of a rich and powerful family.
an economic situation in which there is more money with less value
A soldier who serves for pay
Emperor of Rome who stopped the persecution of Christians
an ordinary citizen in the ancient Roman republic
to reject, as when the President rejects a law passed by Congress
Describes the Estruscan kings of Rome
In earliest days of Roman Republic, plebians...
Could not hold office or be senators
Roman armies conquered territories controlled by which?
carthage, greece and gaul
When did Rome enjoy peace and prosperity?
during all the period of the five good emperors
How did Romans worship?
they honored gods and goddesses who often had Greek counterparts
which describes all roads in Roman times?
they all led to Rome
A dictator was appointed in the Roman Republic when?
the consuls couldnt agree so it was an emergency
Conflicts between plebians and patricians were a reason that what happened?
Roman generals raised armies and fought for power
One reason Caesar was killed?
He ruled for too long and like a king
After Augustus gained power what occured?
People were grateful for peace and prosperity and gave him power
Even though Romans took some slaves from conquered territories?
most of the conquered people remained free
What was the new building material Romans developed?