5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Punic Wars
- Pax Romana
- a the group of people who ruled Rome before Romans revolted
- b a large amphitheater built in Rome around ad 70; site of the contest and combats between people and animals
- c the Roman peace
- d Two officials from the patrician class were appointed each year of the Roman Republic to supervise the government and command the armies
- e 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 Multiple choice questions
- notion that democracy depended on unselfish commitment to the public good
- When Caesar reentered Italy with his legions throwing Rome into a civil war. Point of no return
- an official, usually a former consul, who acted as governor or military commander of a province, and who had powers similar to those of a consul.
- the earliest written collection of Roman laws, drawn up by patricians about 450B.C., that became the foundation of Roman law
- a structure that carries water over long distances
5 True/False questions
Assembly of Tribes → the earliest written collection of Roman laws, drawn up by patricians about 450B.C., that became the foundation of Roman law
Stoicism → Roman name for Carthaginians meaning "Phoenicians"
509 BCE → Roman Republic begins when Romeans overthrow the Etruscans
Praetors → elected to help consuls, commanded armies in times of war and oversaw legal system in times of peace
Patricians → lower class in Rome, usually small farmers