5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Punic Wars
- a a simple story that contains a message or truth
- b Series of conflicts between Rome and Carthage in 200B.C.
- c 69-30 B.C. Ruler of Egyptian government in Alexandria who backed Caesar in the civil war he waged from 49 to 45 B.C.
- d Roman general who defeated Hannibal in the battle of Zama outside Carthage North Africa in 202 B.C.
- e A.D. 245-313 Roman emperor who divided the empire intwo and oversaw the eastern part
5 Multiple choice questions
- the earliest written collection of Roman laws, drawn up by patricians about 450B.C., that became the foundation of Roman law
- A.D. 280-337 Roman Emperor who founded Constantinople as the new eastern capital of the ROman empire
- the lawmaking body and most powerful branch of government in ancient Rome's Republic.
- A small town in northern Judea where according to the New Testament, Jesus grew up
- One of the 12 closest followers of Jesus, chosen by him to help him teach
5 True/False questions
dictator → A Roman athlete, usually a slave, criminal, or prisoner of war, who was forced to fight for the entertainment of the public
Palestine → Region in southwestern Asia that became the ancient home of the jews; the ancient Roman name for Judea;
aqueduct → a high, arched structure built to carry water over long distances
Messiah → A special leader the Jewish people believe will be sent by God to guide them and set up God's rule on Earth. Christians believe Jesus to be the Messiah
republic → a form of government in which citizens elect representatives to speak or act for them