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25 terms
Latin American Culture and History
Indian civilizations
African traditions
European colonization
Roman Catholicism
original peoples of Central and South America
brought over by African slaves; influence Latin American cult…
influenced Latin American culture; Europeans coming to Centra…
major religion in Latin America
Indian civilizations
original peoples of Central and South America
African traditions
brought over by African slaves; influence Latin American cult…
116 terms
Latin America History & Culture
Horse
Conquistador
Aztec
Tenochtitlan
Never seen before in the western hemisphere, animal introduce…
People who came from Europe (especially Spain) to spread reli…
the most powerful civilization in central and southern Mexico…
the capital city of the Aztec, now Mexico City
Horse
Never seen before in the western hemisphere, animal introduce…
Conquistador
People who came from Europe (especially Spain) to spread reli…
49 terms
Latin America - Geography, History, and Culture
current
rain shadow
isthmus
peninsula
the continuous movement of air or water in the same direction
dry region on one side of a mountain range
(n) a narrow strip of land connecting two large land areas (e…
(n) a piece of land almost surrounded by water or projecting…
current
the continuous movement of air or water in the same direction
rain shadow
dry region on one side of a mountain range
77 terms
Latin History and Culture
the first king of Rome was
the Roman name for the goddess of love
the name for the Roman god of the sea is
the last king of Rome was
Romulus
Venus
Neptune
Tarquin the Proud
the first king of Rome was
Romulus
the Roman name for the goddess of love
Venus
21 terms
Latin I Final Culture, History
Horatius
Cloelia
Mucius Scaevola
Gaius Julius Caesar
guy on bridge
lady in hostage exchange with Etruscans
"Lefty", wanted to kill Lars Porsenna. king of the Etruscans,…
Roman general who conquered Gaul, among other things
Horatius
guy on bridge
Cloelia
lady in hostage exchange with Etruscans
26 terms
Latin History and Culture Test
Elected tribunes to represent them (la…
Allowed to become consuls and senators…
Consul
President
What are the Plebeian roles in the Roman government?
What are the Patrician roles in the Roman government?
Patricians who only served the government for one year and ra…
Someone who is elected head of a republican states; someone i…
Elected tribunes to represent them (la…
What are the Plebeian roles in the Roman government?
Allowed to become consuls and senators…
What are the Patrician roles in the Roman government?
26 terms
Latin History and Culture Test
Elected tribunes to represent them (la…
Allowed to become consuls and senators…
Consul
President
What are the Plebeian roles in the Roman government?
What are the Patrician roles in the Roman government?
Patricians who only served the government for one year and ra…
Someone who is elected head of a republican states; someone i…
Elected tribunes to represent them (la…
What are the Plebeian roles in the Roman government?
Allowed to become consuls and senators…
What are the Patrician roles in the Roman government?
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Latin History and Culture 3
liber, librī
magister, magistrī
proelium, proelī
victōria, victōriae
Masculine... Book... Library
Masculine,... Teacher... Magistrate
Neuter... Battle... Proclamation
Feminine... Victory... Victory, victorious
liber, librī
Masculine... Book... Library
magister, magistrī
Masculine,... Teacher... Magistrate
28 terms
History and Culture of latin America
Olmec
Maya
Toltec
Aztec
1)Located in southern mexico; builf Latin America's first civ…
2)Located in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula; 300-900 AD; Known fo…
3) Located in norther Mexico; about 900-1,000 AD; Known for w…
4)Located in northern and central Mexico; 1200 AD; very sophi…
Olmec
1)Located in southern mexico; builf Latin America's first civ…
Maya
2)Located in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula; 300-900 AD; Known fo…
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History and Culture of Latin America
jade
glyph
empire
Line of Demarcation
green stone
a picture symbol
many lands under one ruler
an imaginary line dividing Americas
jade
green stone
glyph
a picture symbol
39 terms
Latin History and Culture Vocab
captīvus... captīvī
oppidum... oppidī
patria... patriae
socius... socī
Masculine... prisoner... captivating
Neuter... town
Feminine... country, fatherland... patriot
Masculine... comrade, ally... social
captīvus... captīvī
Masculine... prisoner... captivating
oppidum... oppidī
Neuter... town
73 terms
Latin II | History & Culture
domus
ātrium
peristȳlium
cubiculum
self-contained town house
main hall of a Roman house
colonnaded garden
bedroom
domus
self-contained town house
ātrium
main hall of a Roman house
55 terms
Latin Exam Culture and History
What age did a Roman girl girl get mar…
betrothal ceremony
What was the father of the bride asked…
anulus
12-14
sponsalia
Spondesne?- "Do you promise (your daughter to me)?"
part of the bride's gifts, usually made of iron or gold
What age did a Roman girl girl get mar…
12-14
betrothal ceremony
sponsalia
11 terms
Latin Culture and History
Art made of tiles
Roman wall painting
Forum
Temple of Jupiter
Mosaic
Fresco
Downtown, Heart of city
Highest point in city, Political
Art made of tiles
Mosaic
Roman wall painting
Fresco
13 terms
Latin History and Culture Vocab
captīvus, captīvī
oppidum, oppidī
patria, patriae
socius, socī
m - prisoner/captive
n - town
f - country, fatherland/patriarc
m - comrade, ally/associate
captīvus, captīvī
m - prisoner/captive
oppidum, oppidī
n - town
39 terms
Latin History/Culture
Reliquere nuces
Satunalia
What were some amusements for children?
A game called knucklebones, _________…
to give up nuts: to grow up
December/ vacation month
spinning tops, walking on stilts, flying kites, rolling hoops…
tali, tesserae
Reliquere nuces
to give up nuts: to grow up
Satunalia
December/ vacation month
43 terms
Latin History and Culture
Peleus
Thetis
Achilles
Patroclus
who Thetis is married to. prophecy says that "Thetis' son is…
married to Peleus, huge wedding. mother of Achilles. prophecy…
son of Peleus and Thetis. Greeks best warrior. nicknamed "swi…
achilles "guy friend"
Peleus
who Thetis is married to. prophecy says that "Thetis' son is…
Thetis
married to Peleus, huge wedding. mother of Achilles. prophecy…
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Latin II (History/Culture/Geography)
Trojan War
Troy
Homer
Achilles
Trojans vs Greeks
Asia Minor, 1200 BC
author of Iliad and Odyssey
hero from Iliad. thought to be indestructible, but died bc sh…
Trojan War
Trojans vs Greeks
Troy
Asia Minor, 1200 BC
13 terms
Latin # (culture and history)
ager, agrī
animus, animī
annus, annī
puer, puerī
m; farm; agriculture
m; mind, courage, spirit; animosity
m; year; annual, anniversary
m; boy; puerile
ager, agrī
m; farm; agriculture
animus, animī
m; mind, courage, spirit; animosity
73 terms
Latin II | History & Culture
domus
ātrium
peristȳlium
cubiculum
self-contained town house
main hall of a Roman house
colonnaded garden
bedroom
domus
self-contained town house
ātrium
main hall of a Roman house
37 terms
Latin Midterm History and Culture
what was the amulet that children wore…
how long did boys wear their bullas
how long did a girl wear her bulla
what was the undergarment everyone wor…
bullas
until the coming of age ceremony
until she was married
tnic
what was the amulet that children wore…
bullas
how long did boys wear their bullas
until the coming of age ceremony
28 terms
Latin 3 Culture/History/Myth NLE Essentials
Pyrrhus
Marius
Sulla
Pompey
________ of Epirus was a Greek king who was a strong enemy of…
157 BC - 86 BC. was a Roman general and statesman. Was consul…
a very successful Roman general and statesman, consul twice,…
along with Caesar and Crassus, formed the first triumvirate (…
Pyrrhus
________ of Epirus was a Greek king who was a strong enemy of…
Marius
157 BC - 86 BC. was a Roman general and statesman. Was consul…
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Latin Midterm: History and Culture
What was the Roman attitude towards Ce…
What did the Celtic tribes have in com…
What was Celtic art like?
Who were the Druids?
They thought that they were savages because they did conform…
They spoke the Celtic language, used weapons of iron, and wer…
It was characterized by abstract patterns, spiral curves, and…
The druids were powerful priests that kept oral tradition and…
What was the Roman attitude towards Ce…
They thought that they were savages because they did conform…
What did the Celtic tribes have in com…
They spoke the Celtic language, used weapons of iron, and wer…
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History and Culture Latin Vocab
captivus
oppidum
patria
socius
prisoner
town
country
ally
captivus
prisoner
oppidum
town
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History and Culture Vocabulary Latin
captīvus, captīvī
oppidum, oppidī
patria, patriae
socius, socī
M Prisoner
N Town
F Country, Fatherland
M Comrade, Ally
captīvus, captīvī
M Prisoner
oppidum, oppidī
N Town
101 terms
History and Latin culture
Augustus
Tiberius
Sejanus
Caligula
"The venerable," Octavian, Pax Romana, no true heir
Stepson of Augustus, politically uninterested, influenced by…
Corrupt head of praetorian guard, influences Tiberius
"Little boot," paranoia, nephew of Tiberius, killed by praeto…
Augustus
"The venerable," Octavian, Pax Romana, no true heir
Tiberius
Stepson of Augustus, politically uninterested, influenced by…
19 terms
Latin culture and history
Romulus
Servius Tullius
Remus
Senate
First king of rome, founder of Rome, raised by a shewolf, fou…
Created the first census
Raised by a she wolf, killed by brother
Advisory council of old men (Senex)
Romulus
First king of rome, founder of Rome, raised by a shewolf, fou…
Servius Tullius
Created the first census
25 terms
Latin Culture and History Terms
The Senate
Popular Assemblies
Comitia Centuriata
Comita Tributa
the most powerful body in the Senate; it consisted of 600 peo…
two assemblies administered the elective and legislative busi…
elected higher magistrates----consuls, praetors, and censors
elected tribunes, quaestors, aediles and minor officials
The Senate
the most powerful body in the Senate; it consisted of 600 peo…
Popular Assemblies
two assemblies administered the elective and legislative busi…
26 terms
Latin History/Culture
Venusia, Apulia, Italy
Horace
A person who was once a slave and was…
The academy in Athens.
Where was Quintus born?
By what name do we know Quintus?
What is a Freedman?
When he was about 20, where did Horace go to school?
Venusia, Apulia, Italy
Where was Quintus born?
Horace
By what name do we know Quintus?
32 terms
latin history and culture
isis
osiris
isis festival
seth
Egyptian goddess of abundance and regeneration
Isis husband who she restored,
associated with the flooding of the nile
enemy of isis
isis
Egyptian goddess of abundance and regeneration
osiris
Isis husband who she restored,
5 terms
Latin Culture | Roman History
1180 BC
753 BC
509 BC
27 BC
Fall of Troy
Founding of Rome
Roman Republic
Roman Empire
1180 BC
Fall of Troy
753 BC
Founding of Rome
5 terms
Latin Culture and History
Senex
Pseudolus
Iuvenis
Virgo
Clueless Old Man
Smart Slave
Guy in love
Girl in love
Senex
Clueless Old Man
Pseudolus
Smart Slave
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Latin culture and history//people
PELEUS
THETIS
ERIS
Judgement of Paris
Father of achilles, mortal, marries thetis
Prophecy: son will be more powerful than father, female immor…
Goddess of discord (fighting), not invited to wedding of rele…
Paris had to choose either ... • Athena ... • Aphrodite ... • Hera (ma…
PELEUS
Father of achilles, mortal, marries thetis
THETIS
Prophecy: son will be more powerful than father, female immor…
32 terms
Latin History, Culture, and Myth
When the Roman Empire expanded, Latin…
Italian, French, Spanish, Portuguese,…
Zeus (Jupiter)
Poseidon (Neptune)
How did the Romance Languages come to be?
Romance Languages
eagle, lightning bolt, beard, King of th eGods, Mount Olympus
trident, horse, sea, brother of Zeus
When the Roman Empire expanded, Latin…
How did the Romance Languages come to be?
Italian, French, Spanish, Portuguese,…
Romance Languages
37 terms
Latin Culture and History
List the roman kings in order
Romulus
Numa Pompilius
Tellus Hostilius
Romulus, Numa Pompilius, Tellus Hostilius, Ancus Marcius, Tar…
limited monarchy, created senate
reformed calendar, created temple of Janus & Pontifex Maximus
Built Rome's 1st senate house, conquered rome's neighbors
List the roman kings in order
Romulus, Numa Pompilius, Tellus Hostilius, Ancus Marcius, Tar…
Romulus
limited monarchy, created senate
61 terms
Latin history and culture
Augustus
caligula
claudius
nero
(63 BCE - 14 CE) First emperor of Rome (27 BCE - 14 CE) He re…
"little boot" - 3rd emperor of rome who was crazy and assassi…
4th emperor of rome that had teretz and was married to agripp…
5th emperor of rome - built the domus area and did nothing -…
Augustus
(63 BCE - 14 CE) First emperor of Rome (27 BCE - 14 CE) He re…
caligula
"little boot" - 3rd emperor of rome who was crazy and assassi…
26 terms
Latin: Culture and History
tunic (tunica)
stola
palla
toga
Worn by everyone. Usually worn under other garments. Males wh…
A floor-length strapped dress without sleeves. Worn over tuni…
A single, rectangular piece of material draped over a woman's…
Worn by males on formal occasions in the country and always i…
tunic (tunica)
Worn by everyone. Usually worn under other garments. Males wh…
stola
A floor-length strapped dress without sleeves. Worn over tuni…
13 terms
history and culture latin vocab
captīvus, captīvī
oppidum, oppidī
patria, patriae
socius, socī
m... prisoner... capture, captivate, captive, caption
n... town... oppidum
f... country, farmland... patriot, expatriate, patrark, patriotic
m... comrade, ally... social, society, associate, socialism
captīvus, captīvī
m... prisoner... capture, captivate, captive, caption
oppidum, oppidī
n... town... oppidum
97 terms
Latin history and culture
Augustus
tiberius
sejanus
caligula
(63 BCE - 14 CE) First emperor of Rome (27 BCE - 14 CE) He re…
second emperor of rome who was tyrannical and influenced by s…
Head of Roman bodyguard to Tiberius, Was thought to have been…
"little boot" - 3rd emperor of rome who was crazy and assassi…
Augustus
(63 BCE - 14 CE) First emperor of Rome (27 BCE - 14 CE) He re…
tiberius
second emperor of rome who was tyrannical and influenced by s…
28 terms
Latin Exam Culture/History
Mt. Vesivius erupted on
letter written by _______ provides an…
eruption buried Pompeii and ________
Pliny was staying at ______
August 24, 79 AD
Pliny the Younger
Herculaneum
Misenum
Mt. Vesivius erupted on
August 24, 79 AD
letter written by _______ provides an…
Pliny the Younger
18 terms
History and Culture of Latin America
Olmecs
Obsidian
Toltecs
Hernan Cortez
Latin America's first civilization
used for weapons
owned all the obsidian
conquered the Aztec Empire
Olmecs
Latin America's first civilization
Obsidian
used for weapons
14 terms
Latin culture and history final
What happened if a father refused to h…
Was Roman schooling available for ever…
Which month did Romans NOT marry
Mars is God of
Left to die or raised by slave
No
May
War
What happened if a father refused to h…
Left to die or raised by slave
Was Roman schooling available for ever…
No
41 terms
History and Culture Latin Quiz
Mater
Pater
Filia
Filius
*assists husband... *educate daughter... *spin wool
*make money... *serve in military... *mentor sons... *patria potestas…
*school until 12... *get educated by mom
*school until 16... *rhetoric (how to persuade)... *"apprentice" of…
Mater
*assists husband... *educate daughter... *spin wool
Pater
*make money... *serve in military... *mentor sons... *patria potestas…
97 terms
Latin history and culture
Augustus
tiberius
sejanus
caligula
(63 BCE - 14 CE) First emperor of Rome (27 BCE - 14 CE) He re…
second emperor of rome who was tyrannical and influenced by s…
Head of praetorian guard of Tiberius, Was thought to have bee…
"little boot" - 3rd emperor of rome who was crazy and assassi…
Augustus
(63 BCE - 14 CE) First emperor of Rome (27 BCE - 14 CE) He re…
tiberius
second emperor of rome who was tyrannical and influenced by s…
14 terms
latin history/culture vocab
aquila
aquilifer
pedes
eques
eagle
eagle barer
foot soldier
horse soldier
aquila
eagle
aquilifer
eagle barer
61 terms
Latin History/Culture
Mt. Vesuvius
toga praetexta
toga vīrilis
14 and 16
mt. which killed sextus' mother
worn by roman boys and senators (purple stripe)
worn by roman men
age of becoming a man
Mt. Vesuvius
mt. which killed sextus' mother
toga praetexta
worn by roman boys and senators (purple stripe)
26 terms
Latin III Culture and History
Romulus
Palatine Hill
Forum Romanum
Curia
Rome's founder
famous hill in Rome, emperor's palace located on hill
main forum
senate
Romulus
Rome's founder
Palatine Hill
famous hill in Rome, emperor's palace located on hill
24 terms
Latin America History and Culture
African Slave Trade
Atahualpa
Aztec Empire
The Columbian Exchange
One slave purchase is equivalent of 14 english pounds
Inca Emperor of Peru
A Native American Civilization in South America
when goods were transported from Europe to the Americas
African Slave Trade
One slave purchase is equivalent of 14 english pounds
Atahualpa
Inca Emperor of Peru
13 terms
History and Culture #2 Latin
ager, agrī
animus, animī
annus, annī
puer, puerī
m - field, farm... agriculture
m - mind, courage, spirit... animated, animosity, inanimate,
m - year... annual, anniversary, centennial, millenial
m - boy... puerile
ager, agrī
m - field, farm... agriculture
animus, animī
m - mind, courage, spirit... animated, animosity, inanimate,
61 terms
latin history culture
romans chief public chief amusements t…
Pānem et circēnsēs
most popular amusements were
colosseum ( amphitheater) was complete…
circus, theater, amphitheater
bread and circus games
gladiatorial combats, chariot races and theatrical performanc…
80 a.d
romans chief public chief amusements t…
circus, theater, amphitheater
Pānem et circēnsēs
bread and circus games
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