Germanic group defeated the Romans legions at the Battle of Adrianople
son of Marcus Aurelius, was cruel and hated
took firmer control of empire the Diocletian, he issued several orders, son of workers had to follow their fathers trade
in 330 A.D Constantaine moved the capital from a dying Rome east to the newly built city of Constantinople
son of a freedman, made many changes as emperor
an oval shaped arena that could seat more than 200,000 people
told the senate that he had restored the Republic and he offered to resign as sole ruler of Rome
taxes placed on goods brought into the country
the peace that Agustus brought to Rome
people who fought animals and one another in arenas
During Pax Romana, explain what happend to trade
trade increased which meant more buissness for Romans
As the empire expanded, how did Roman law change?
Roman judges had to make new laws that were fair to non-Romans as to Romans
Why did Roman politicians sponsor public games?
Under the republic the games had generally been staged by politicians who were looking for votes
List the causes of the fall of the Roman empire.
politics, inflation/economics, Germanic invasions