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First Punic War Dates & Figures
Based on Daly Textbook
Terms in this set (22)
Carthage had to pay____ Talents over 10 years after the 1st Punic war.
When did Syracuse ally with Rome in the first Punic War?
Some Romans were afraid that if left alone, Hiero II of Syracuse might follow the example of _______.
Appius Claudius Caudex
Two legions were sent to Messana in 264 under the command of Consul ____________
The Carthaginians built up Agrigentum in SW Sicily to resist Rome in 262 - Rome captured it in ___
100 of these ships were copied by the Romans within 2 months in 261 to fight Carthage _______________
In 260, Rome fought and defeated Carthage in a decisive sea battle near which town?
Which Roman naval innovation was responsible for early success in the First Punic War?
Consul Lucius Cornelius Scipio (Africanus' Father) won a battle at which island in 259?
Consul Gauis Sulpicius Paterculus won a battle at which island in 258?
Gaius Atilius Regulus won Rome's third naval battle in 257 at which Sicilian city?
The Roman fleet was increased to 250 ships in 256 for the purpose of invading ________
Romans had rebuilt to ___ ships by 254 BC
Regulus' Army is defeated by Spartan
Mercenary Xanthippus at Tunis in ___ BC
Roman Ships picked up the survivors of Tunis but were hit by storm off
Romans lost another fleet in a storm in ___ BC
Romans suffered their only naval defeat of the war at Drepana in ___ BC
Lilybaeum and Drepana
Rome blockades Carthaginian Strongholds of _________ & _______ in 242 BC
Roman Fleet finally defeats beleaguered Carthaginians in 241 BC at _______ Islands
Hamilcar Barca (Carthage) and Gaius Lutatius Catulus (Rome) sign peace treaty in ___ BC
Over the course of the first Punic War war, Rome lost at least ______ men
Rome lost at least ___ ships by the end of the First Punic War