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ch8 study guide
7th grade social studies-ch 8
|played a major role in Rome's civilization
|Had a band of followers. Sailed the Mediterranean Sea
|small group of soldiers
|mountains that run all the way down the boot from north to south
|form of government which is led by the people
|Roman soldiers were tough and good fighters, as well as __________________
|practical problem solvers.
|The Romans overthrew the _____________ and set up the republican form of government where people were treated fairly.
|What were the Etruscans skilled in?
|What geographical advantage does the Italian landscape have over the Greek landscape?
|less rugged mountains
|Roman general who helped with the second Punic War
|Wealthy land owner
|a person who ruled with complete power
|Rome fought Carthage in the __________ Wars for control of the Mediterranean region.
|Adopted around 451 BC, Rome's first code of law was called the ____________.
|The ruling class and top officials of the Roman Republic were the _________.
|In 494BC many Roman plebians ____________ to protest for equal rights
|went on strike
|The best-known early Roman dictator of the republic was ________________.
|off the coast Greece (mountain range)
|large farming estates
|Military Hero -Rome's most famous leader
|greatest public speaker
|political alliance of 3 people.
|The great public speaker Cicero was against __________.
|the members of Rome's second Triumvirate were Lepidus, Antony and ___________.
|The ____________________ is a reform of Julius Caesar's that affects us today.
|12 month calendar
|How was Julius Caesar viewed by Rome's lower classes?
|Two prominent brothers, __________ and ____________ worked to bring reforms to the early Republic
|Tiberius and Gaius
|After Tiberius and before Claudius
|Human made channel for carrying water
|system of money
|The most important element of Rome's booming economy was __________.
|Emperor Trajan had the Roman Empires' European boundaries set at these two rivers.
|Rhine and Danube
|Emperor Vespasian began construction of this famous Roman sproting site.
|Emperor of Rome who killed his family and is said to have played the fiddle while Rome burned.