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SOL VOCABULARY 81-100

STUDY
PLAY
DOCTRINE
THE TEACHINGS OF THE CHRISTIAN CHURCH.
PANTHEON
ROMAN TEMPLE TO ALL DEITIES.
COLISEUM
ARENA FOR GLADIATOR BATTLES.
FORUM
CENTER OF GOVERNMENT IN ANCIENT ROME.
TYRANNY
FORM OF GOVERNMENT WHERE ONE PERSON SEIZED POWER AND ESTABLISHED ONE-MAN RULE.
ARISTOCRACY
FORM OF GOVERNMENT WHERE THE UPPER CLASS NOBILITY RULES.
ROMANCE LANGUAGES
GROUP OF LANGUAGES THAT WERE DERIVED FROM LATIN INCLUDING FRENCH & ITALIAN.
AENEID
EPIC POEM BY VIRGIL ABOUT THE FOUNDING OF ROME.
ECONOMY
THE MANNER IN WHICH PEOPLE MEET THEIR NEEDS.
GRECO-ROMAN
THE MIX OF GREEK AND ROMAN CULTURE.
CODE OF JUSTINIAN
CODIFIED LAW OF THE BYZANTINE EMPIRE.
CZAR/TSAR
EMPEROR OF RUSSIA.
OTTOMAN TURKS
ISLAMIC GROUP THAT CONQUERED CONSTANTINOPLE AROUND 1453 A.D.
ICONS
ELIGIOUS IMAGES USED IN CHRISTIANITY.
MOSAIC
FORM OF ARTWORK USING PIECES OF TILE AND GLASS TO CREATE IMAGES.
HAGIA SOPHIA
EARLY CHRISTIAN CHURCH IN CONSTANTINOPLE INCORPORATING THE DOME ON A RECTANGULAR BUILDING.
EASTERN/GREEK ORTHODOXY
THE EASTERN CHURCH OF EARLY CHRISTIANITY.
ROMAN CATHOLIC
THE WESTERN CHURCH OF EARLY CHRISTIANITY.
CYRILLIC
ALPHABET ADAPTED FROM THE GREEK ALPHABET TO REPRESENT THE SLAVIC LANGUAGES.
KORAN/QU'RAN
THE HOLY SCRIPTURES OF ISLAM.