How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

story of the world vol. 2 ch 1 (test review)

copied other set, added a few terms for test review
STUDY
PLAY
Rome
the most important city of the Roman Empire
glaciator fights
event that took place in the Coliseum
chariot races
event that took place in the Coliseum
lion and soldier fights
event that took place in the Coliseum
The Emperor
the leader of Rome
Roman peace
what does "Pax Romana" mean
The Celts
They rebelled against the Romans
The Celts
They did not obey Pax Romana
Problem the Roman Empire was having
It was so large that it could not fight off invaders
Barbarians
What the Romans called the invading tribes because they didn't live like the Romans did.
Huns
Name of one of the invading Barbarian tribes
Vandals
Name of one of the invading Barbarian tribes
Goths
Name of one of the invading Barbarian tribes
Visigoths
Name of one of the invading Barbarian tribes
Ostrogoths
Name of one of the invading Barbarian tribes
What did the Emperer Diocletian do?
divided the Roman Empire into two parts
Western Roman Empire
half of the newly divided Roman Empire
Eastern Roman Empire
half of the newly divided Roman Empire
Cause for the fall of Rome?
It got so big it couldn't fight off its enemies.
Cause for the fall of Rome?
Barbarians invaded it.
Pax Romana
"Roman Peace" means that all parts of the Roman Empire have to obey Roman Laws
Mediterranean Sea
near the center of the Roman Empire
what countries were part of the Roman Empire?
Gaul, Britain, Spain and Egypt
After the division of the Roman Empire, what happened to the Western par?
It was destroyed and all of its treasure taken
Coliseum
giant stadium in Rome. Provided public entertainment. Gladiator fights, mock naval battles, and martyring Christians all took place in the coliseum. built by VESPASIAN
toga
(in ancient Rome) the loose outer garment worn by citizens in public; only worn by free citizens, women and slaves were not allowed to. (looks like a white sheet)