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22 terms
Ancient Rome
Republic
patrician
plebeian
consul
n. a type of government in which citizens select their leaders
n. a member of a wealthy family in the ancient Roman Republic
n. an ordinary citizen in the ancient Roman Republic
n. an elected official who led the Roman Republic - there wer…
Republic
n. a type of government in which citizens select their leaders
patrician
n. a member of a wealthy family in the ancient Roman Republic
37 terms
Ancient Rome
polytheism
Patrician
Plebeian
Senate
The belief in or worship of many gods and goddesses.
A wealthy, land-holding, upper-class, group of powerful Roman…
The common, regular people of Rome. They were the farmers, ar…
The governing "body" of Rome. Made up of 300 members from the…
polytheism
The belief in or worship of many gods and goddesses.
Patrician
A wealthy, land-holding, upper-class, group of powerful Roman…
15 terms
Ancient Rome
republic
patricians
plebeians
tribune
A government in which power rests with citizens who have the…
Wealthy landowners who held most of the power in Ancient Rome.
Common farmers, artisans, and merchants who made up the major…
An assembly of elected patricians intended to protect the rig…
republic
A government in which power rests with citizens who have the…
patricians
Wealthy landowners who held most of the power in Ancient Rome.
54 terms
Ancient Rome
republic
consul(s)
Senate
patricians
A form of government in which the people select representativ…
Two officials from the patrician class were appointed each ye…
Made up of 300 patricians to make laws
nobles
republic
A form of government in which the people select representativ…
consul(s)
Two officials from the patrician class were appointed each ye…
9 terms
Ancient Rome
Trojan War
Origins of Rome
necropolis
Etruscans
Greeks defeated Troy using a Trojan Horse that hid soldiers.…
Greek, Etruscan, Latin
large ancient cemetery created by Etruscans
necropolis, farmers, builders, art, alphabet & pottery
Trojan War
Greeks defeated Troy using a Trojan Horse that hid soldiers.…
Origins of Rome
Greek, Etruscan, Latin
40 terms
Ancient Rome
forum
republic
maniple
legion
open area in a city filled with public buildings, temples, an…
a government in which citizens have the right to vote and ele…
a unit of between 60 and 160 soldiers that made up a legion
basic unit of the Roman army, each legion had about 5000 arme…
forum
open area in a city filled with public buildings, temples, an…
republic
a government in which citizens have the right to vote and ele…
18 terms
Ancient Rome
Roman Republic
Roman Empire
Roman Senate
mosaic
Roman Republic
Roman Empire
24 terms
Ancient Rome
republic
legion
Etruscans
constitution
a government in which citizens have the right to vote and ele…
basic unit of the Roman army, each legion had about 5000 arme…
this culture was influenced by the Greeks and Phoenicians....…
system of rules by which a government is organized - Rome's w…
republic
a government in which citizens have the right to vote and ele…
legion
basic unit of the Roman army, each legion had about 5000 arme…
13 terms
Ancient Rome
Republic
patrician
plebeian
consul
n. a type of government in which citizens select their leaders
n. a member of a wealthy family in the ancient Roman Republic
n. an ordinary citizen in the ancient Roman Republic
n. an elected official who led the Roman Republic - there wer…
Republic
n. a type of government in which citizens select their leaders
patrician
n. a member of a wealthy family in the ancient Roman Republic
8 terms
Ancient Rome
Tiber River
Myth
Etruscans
Patricians
River on the Italian Peninsula
Folk Tale
Group of people with early influence on Rome
Early Roman upper class
Tiber River
River on the Italian Peninsula
Myth
Folk Tale
10 terms
Ancient Rome
advise
assassinate
collapse
conquer
to give a suggestion
to kill
to crumble or fall
to win in a war
advise
to give a suggestion
assassinate
to kill
Ancient Rome
Rome
Etruscans
"Public Thing"
Patricians
founded in the eighth century BC; used the Latin language; lo…
early governors of Rome; provided Rome with draining marshes,…
rejected kingship; called their government the "public thing"…
wealthy, land-owning families of nobles who could hold office…
Rome
founded in the eighth century BC; used the Latin language; lo…
Etruscans
early governors of Rome; provided Rome with draining marshes,…
Ancient Rome
republic
consul
patricians
plebeian
a form of government in which power rests in the hands of the…
officials who enforced the laws of Rome
wealthy families descended from the original settlers of anci…
Romans who had few rights and could not vote
republic
a form of government in which power rests in the hands of the…
consul
officials who enforced the laws of Rome
22 terms
Ancient Rome
Republic
patrician
plebeian
consul
n. a type of government in which citizens select their leaders
n. a member of a wealthy family in the ancient Roman Republic
n. an ordinary citizen in the ancient Roman Republic
n. an elected official who led the Roman Republic - there wer…
Republic
n. a type of government in which citizens select their leaders
patrician
n. a member of a wealthy family in the ancient Roman Republic
11 terms
Ancient Rome
Roman Geography
Romulus and Remus
Punic Wars
The Roman Lake
There are several mountain ranges that stretch across the Ita…
The story of two brothers, who were raised by wolves, are sai…
A series of three wars fought between Rome and Carthage from…
Rome controlled the Mediterranean Sea by ruling nearly all of…
Roman Geography
There are several mountain ranges that stretch across the Ita…
Romulus and Remus
The story of two brothers, who were raised by wolves, are sai…
37 terms
Ancient Rome
polytheism
Patrician
Plebeian
Senate
The belief in or worship of many gods and goddesses.
A wealthy, land-holding, upper-class, group of powerful Roman…
The common, regular people of Rome. They were the farmers, ar…
The governing "body" of Rome. Made up of 300 members from the…
polytheism
The belief in or worship of many gods and goddesses.
Patrician
A wealthy, land-holding, upper-class, group of powerful Roman…
27 terms
Ancient Rome
Rome is the capital of __________.
Ancient Romans ruled the lands around…
The twins of legend who founded Rome w…
Rome is located on the __________ River.
Italy
Mediterranean Sea
Romulus, Remus
Tiber
Rome is the capital of __________.
Italy
Ancient Romans ruled the lands around…
Mediterranean Sea
Ancient Rome
The Alps and the Apennines
Po River
Tiber River
Sahara Desert
What are the two major mountains ranges on the Italian penins…
What river runs east-west and flows into the Adriatic Sea?
What river passes through Rome and runs north-south and flows…
This geographical feature formed the southernmost boundary of…
The Alps and the Apennines
What are the two major mountains ranges on the Italian penins…
Po River
What river runs east-west and flows into the Adriatic Sea?
11 terms
Ancient Rome
Republic
patrician
plebeian
consul
n. a type of government in which citizens select their leaders
n. a member of a wealthy family in the ancient Roman Republic
n. an ordinary citizen in the ancient Roman Republic
n. an elected official who led the Roman Republic - there wer…
Republic
n. a type of government in which citizens select their leaders
patrician
n. a member of a wealthy family in the ancient Roman Republic
19 terms
Ancient Rome
Rome
Patricians
Plebeians
Consuls
The capital city of the Roman Republic and Roman Empire
Wealthy landowners in Roman society
Ordinary farmers and workers in Roman society
Leaders of the Roman republican government who were like Amer…
Rome
The capital city of the Roman Republic and Roman Empire
Patricians
Wealthy landowners in Roman society
41 terms
Ancient Rome
Forum
Republic
Legion
Maniple
an open area in a city filled with public buildings, temples,…
a government in which citizens have the right to vote and ele…
the basic unit of the Roman army.
a unit of between 60 and 160 soldiers.
Forum
an open area in a city filled with public buildings, temples,…
Republic
a government in which citizens have the right to vote and ele…
22 terms
Ancient Rome
republic
dictator
plebeian
magistrate
A government in which citizens rule through elected represent…
A ruler who has complete power over a country
In ancient Rome, one of the common farmers, artisans and merc…
a public official authorized to decide questions brought befo…
republic
A government in which citizens rule through elected represent…
dictator
A ruler who has complete power over a country
8 terms
Ancient Rome
Romulus
Aeneas
Remus
republic
Legendary hero who founded Rome
hero of the Trojan war who settled in Italy after Troy was de…
twin of Romulus
government in which the people select representatives to rule…
Romulus
Legendary hero who founded Rome
Aeneas
hero of the Trojan war who settled in Italy after Troy was de…
88 terms
Ancient Rome
Romulus and Remus
Etruscans
Rome
Silk Road
Traditional story of how Rome began. Twins abandoned and resc…
Historiographic Debate over their exact beginnings and relati…
A small city that started on the Tiber River that eventually…
A trade route that stretched from China to the Mediterranean…
Romulus and Remus
Traditional story of how Rome began. Twins abandoned and resc…
Etruscans
Historiographic Debate over their exact beginnings and relati…
Ancient Rome
empire
monotheism
Etruscans
dictator
the domain ruled by an emperor or empress
belief in a single God
people from Etruria , ( north of Rome) that took control of R…
A ruler who has complete power over a country
empire
the domain ruled by an emperor or empress
monotheism
belief in a single God
56 terms
Ancient Rome
753 B.C.
Romulus and Remus
Latins
Etruscans
the year rome was founded
two twins who according to legend founded the city of Rome in…
An ancient people living in the region of Latium, Italy, who…
Beginning in the 700s BCE,first rulers of Roman Republic and…
753 B.C.
the year rome was founded
Romulus and Remus
two twins who according to legend founded the city of Rome in…
37 terms
Ancient Rome
polytheism
Patrician
Plebeian
Senate
The belief in or worship of many gods and goddesses.
A wealthy, land-holding, upper-class, group of powerful Roman…
The common, regular people of Rome. They were the farmers, ar…
The governing "body" of Rome. Made up of 300 members from the…
polytheism
The belief in or worship of many gods and goddesses.
Patrician
A wealthy, land-holding, upper-class, group of powerful Roman…
25 terms
Ancient Rome
Romulus and Remus
Patrician
Plebeian
Republic
Traditional story of how Rome began. Twins abandoned and resc…
A wealthy, land-holding, upper-class, group of powerful Roman…
The common, regular people of Rome. They were the farmers, ar…
Government in which the citizens have the power to elect lead…
Romulus and Remus
Traditional story of how Rome began. Twins abandoned and resc…
Patrician
A wealthy, land-holding, upper-class, group of powerful Roman…
25 terms
Ancient Rome
patricians
plebeians
slaves
senators
wealthy landowners that make up the ruling class
a member of the lower social class
manual laborers or domestic servants
300 powerful men who advised the emperor and made laws
patricians
wealthy landowners that make up the ruling class
plebeians
a member of the lower social class
18 terms
Ancient Rome
Patrician
Emperor
Plebian
Gladiator
a wealthy, powerful citizen of ancient Rome
the ruler of an empire
a common citizen of ancient Rome
in ancient Rome, a professional fighter
Patrician
a wealthy, powerful citizen of ancient Rome
Emperor
the ruler of an empire
40 terms
Ancient Rome
Romulus and Remus
Tiber River
Etruria
Latium
the mythical founders of ancient Rome
river that runs through Rome
home of the Etruscans, north of Rome
plain in central Italy where Rome was built
Romulus and Remus
the mythical founders of ancient Rome
Tiber River
river that runs through Rome
25 terms
Ancient Rome
What is a structure that carries water…
Where did the majority of Roman citize…
What type of events were held at the c…
What is a paterfamilias?
aqueduct
In three and four story apartments
Battles between wild animals... gladiatorial combats
Head of the family - family father
What is a structure that carries water…
aqueduct
Where did the majority of Roman citize…
In three and four story apartments
26 terms
Ancient Rome
collapse
Aegean Sea
Alps
Antony
to break down completely; to suddenly lose force or effective…
sea that borders eastern Greece and western Asia Minor; Paul…
mountain range north of Italy; crossed by Hannibal and his ar…
Caesar's ally and assistant; later allied with Egyptian queen…
collapse
to break down completely; to suddenly lose force or effective…
Aegean Sea
sea that borders eastern Greece and western Asia Minor; Paul…
37 terms
Ancient Rome
polytheism
Patrician
Plebeian
Senate
The belief in or worship of many gods and goddesses.
A wealthy, land-holding, upper-class, group of powerful Roman…
The common, regular people of Rome. They were the farmers, ar…
The governing "body" of Rome. Made up of 300 members from the…
polytheism
The belief in or worship of many gods and goddesses.
Patrician
A wealthy, land-holding, upper-class, group of powerful Roman…
26 terms
Ancient Rome
Punic Wars
Julius Caesar
Patricians
Plebeians
The three wars fought between Rome and Carthage. Rome won all…
Became Rome's dictator for life after crossing the Rubicon Ri…
Wealthy and powerful Roman citizens who controlled the govern…
Everyday, commoners, ordinary citizens of Rome. They made up…
Punic Wars
The three wars fought between Rome and Carthage. Rome won all…
Julius Caesar
Became Rome's dictator for life after crossing the Rubicon Ri…
14 terms
Ancient Rome
consul
aqueduct
Pax Romana
tribune
either of the two chief magistrates of the ancient Roman repu…
an artificial channel for conducting water from a distance, u…
Roman peace
ten officers elected to protect the interests and rights of t…
consul
either of the two chief magistrates of the ancient Roman repu…
aqueduct
an artificial channel for conducting water from a distance, u…
19 terms
Introduction to Ancient Rome
Latins, Greeks, Etruscans
Apennines Mountain Range
Christianity
Augustus
Originally Rome was home to these groups of people
Protected Rome from harsh weather and foreign invasion
Constantine converted the Roman Empire to this religion
The first of the Roman Emperors
Latins, Greeks, Etruscans
Originally Rome was home to these groups of people
Apennines Mountain Range
Protected Rome from harsh weather and foreign invasion
8 terms
Ancient Rome
Patricians
Plebeians
Consul
System
The rich land owners of Rome.
Members of the lower class of ancient Rome; workers, farmers,…
An elected official who led the Roman Republic. There would b…
Different components working together to make something funct…
Patricians
The rich land owners of Rome.
Plebeians
Members of the lower class of ancient Rome; workers, farmers,…
10 terms
Ancient Rome
emperor
bust
empire
Colosseum
emperor
bust
10 terms
Ancient Rome
Republic
Senate
Citizens
Empire
a state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
A group of 300 men elected to govern Rome in the Roman Republ…
People who had the right to participate in government
A group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
Republic
a state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
Senate
A group of 300 men elected to govern Rome in the Roman Republ…
18 terms
ANCIENT ROME
republic
patrician
consul
dictator
people choose some of the officials represent them in govt, w…
300 members of the land holding upper class ( they made up th…
supervised buisnesses of the govt and commanded armies
ruler who has complete control
republic
people choose some of the officials represent them in govt, w…
patrician
300 members of the land holding upper class ( they made up th…
Ancient Rome!!
Patricians
Plebeians
Romulus And Remus
Consuls
Upper class citizens.
Lower class citizens.
Two brothers, who parents were gods, but were sent away and r…
Highest form of government, elected from Senate, but not from…
Patricians
Upper class citizens.
Plebeians
Lower class citizens.
12 terms
Ancient Rome
Plebian
Partrician
Civil War
Consuls
An ordinary citizen of Ancient Rome. The majority of these ci…
A wealthy member of the of the Roman society. They are one of…
War between two groups from the same country.
The top officials in the Roman Republic.
Plebian
An ordinary citizen of Ancient Rome. The majority of these ci…
Partrician
A wealthy member of the of the Roman society. They are one of…
60 terms
Ancient Rome
Etruscans
Romulus and Remus
Republic
Patrician
1. A native of ancient Etruria.... 2. The language of ancient E…
In Roman legend, twin brothers who were raised by a she-wolf…
A state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
1. A person of noble or high rank; aristocrat.... 2. A person o…
Etruscans
1. A native of ancient Etruria.... 2. The language of ancient E…
Romulus and Remus
In Roman legend, twin brothers who were raised by a she-wolf…
8 terms
Ancient Rome
Plebian
Patrician
Republic
Oligarchy
the lowest class of Rome; could not hold an office or marry
the wealthy citizens of Rome
Citizens elect representatives to govern
ruled by a few
Plebian
the lowest class of Rome; could not hold an office or marry
Patrician
the wealthy citizens of Rome
15 terms
Ancient Rome
Rome
Republic
Consuls
Senate
Capital of Italy
A form of government in which the people select representativ…
chief executives elected to run the government in ancient Rome
A council of representatives
Rome
Capital of Italy
Republic
A form of government in which the people select representativ…
47 terms
Ancient Rome
Republic
patrician
plebeian
consuls
a type of government in which citizens select their leaders
a member of a wealthy family in the ancient Roman Republic; h…
an ordinary citizen in the ancient Roman Republic; common far…
elected by the Senate to serve for one, 1-year term; led the…
Republic
a type of government in which citizens select their leaders
patrician
a member of a wealthy family in the ancient Roman Republic; h…
37 terms
Ancient Rome
polytheism
Patrician
Plebeian
Senate
The belief in or worship of many gods and goddesses.
A wealthy, land-holding, upper-class, group of powerful Roman…
The common, regular people of Rome. They were the farmers, ar…
The governing "body" of Rome. Made up of 300 members from the…
polytheism
The belief in or worship of many gods and goddesses.
Patrician
A wealthy, land-holding, upper-class, group of powerful Roman…
22 terms
Ancient Rome
polytheism
Patrician
Plebeian
Senate
The belief in or worship of many gods and goddesses.
A wealthy, land-holding, upper-class, group of powerful Roman…
The common, regular people of Rome. They were the farmers, ar…
The governing "body" of Rome. Made up of 300 members from the…
polytheism
The belief in or worship of many gods and goddesses.
Patrician
A wealthy, land-holding, upper-class, group of powerful Roman…
11 terms
Ancient Rome
Roman Republic
Julius Caesar
Expansion of Roman Empire
Roman Roads
Republic- a form of government whose head of state is usuall…
Named himself dictator of the Roman Empire (for life, not si…
During the republic, the empire included Italy, Greece, Syri…
Roman engineers developed an intricate process for building…
Roman Republic
Republic- a form of government whose head of state is usuall…
Julius Caesar
Named himself dictator of the Roman Empire (for life, not si…
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