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Chapter 7 - sections 1 and 2
|A form of government in which voters elect officials to run the state.
|An absoluter ruler.
|Rome built its city along the ________ River
|Registered citizens according to their wealth.
|Romans elected _______ to help the consuls. In times of war they commanded armies.
|Checks and balances
|Prevented any one part of the government from becoming to powerful.
|Refuse to approve
|Powerful landowners who controlled the government. As nobles they inherited their power.
|Population were mostly farmers and workers.
|A major unit of the Roman army consisting of 4,500 to 6,000 citizens.
|Controlled public funds and decided foreign policy. The most powerful and influential of the 3 governing bodies.
|Elected officials consisting of consuls, praetors and censors.
|Voted on laws and elected officials including the consuls. Many voted on war or peace and others served on courts.
|A series of three wars between the Romans and Carthage.
|Considered one of the greatest generals of all time. Won several key victories against the Romans during the Second Punic War.
|A Roman general that defeated Hannibal and his army at the Battle of Zama near Carthage.
|A slave that led a revolt against the Roman Army in 73 BC.