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Arts and Humanities
Ancient Rome World History
All of this is from the study guide. Your welcome.
Terms in this set (27)
fertile land/ provided transportation/ looked like a boot
The geography of modern Italy where the Roman Empire was can be described.
the heart of Rome/ where new ideas and political views were discussed
What was the importance of the Roman forum?
divided empire into two parts/ elected co-emperor/ instructed a junior emperor system
How did Emperor Diocletian try to stabilize the empire.
charriot races/ gladitorial games/ plays
Popular forms of roman entertainment:
They were invaders that began to conquer Rome and raided settlements.
What problems did the Roman Empire have with neighboring Germanic tribes?
How many dictators were there?
How many consuls were there?
How many Senate members were there?
wealthy, hereditary aristocrats during the Roman era.
common people like farmers, merchants, etc.
It protected the people/ allowed the people do become part of the government/ ensured people had experience before joining government
Why was the Roman Legion important to both the government and to the lives of Roman citizens?
Caesar being murdered because the senate no longer trusted the senate and Emperor Augustus was left to rule.
What factors lead to the fall of the Roman Republic and the rise of the Roman Empire?
Peter the apostle becoming leader of a church and differences beginning to grow. A rebellion then caused them to migrate.
What factors aided into the spread of Christianity?
a government where the citizens had a right to vote and elect officials.
Roman elected positions, these high officials were almost like monarchs and came from wealthy classes.
acted as the protectors of the plebians they were protectors of the lower class and could veto laws of the magistrates.
were a High magistrate position, judged cases (8 judges) manage the city of Rome, led armies in times of war.
race of honor
was the act of politicians moving from lower offices to higher offices.
In 451 BCE the government officials wrote down Rome's laws down which were hung in the forum for all citizens to see. They were based on the idea that all citizens of Rome had a right to the protection of the law.
civilization was at its height at 500 BC and was an important influence on the Romans.
A series of large pipes on structures that carried water in and out of cities
swept through the Roman Empire sacking many villages and towns
a person who is fanatical in pursuit of their ideals.
Rule of Law
means that the law applied to everyone
Checks and balances
when each branch of government was balanced against the power of other branches.
seperations of powers
power was shared among people with set roles.
1, 4, 3, 5, 2
Put these in the correct order:
1. Roman Kings
2. Captain moved to Constantinople
3. Julius Caesar and the Roman Empire
4. Roman Republic
5. Pax Romana
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