Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know (0)
Remaining cards (0)
Know (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Unit 13 (Chapter 11)

What did Rome do to insure the loyalty of conquered people? They made them citizens.
How did Plebeians rebel against the government? They refused to fight in the army.
Who did Rome battle for control of the Mediterranean region? The Carthaginians
Describe the social class structure of Rome. The plebeians were generally poor and many worked as farmers. They made up the majority of the population. Patricians were wealthy landowners who held most government positions.
Who was involved in the Punic Wars? Rome and Carthage was involved in these wars.
What was the role of tribunes? They represented plebeians and had the right to veto laws in the senate.
Describe the period known as the Pax Romana. It was a 200-year period when there was peace and prosperity in Rome.
What group originally ruled over Rome? The Etruscans ruled over Rome.
What language did the early Romans speak? The language that early Romans used was Latin.
Define consul. How long was their term? Consuls were two men elected by the senate to rule over Rome. Each man served a one-year term.
How did Marius employ the poor? He paid them to be soldiers and promised them land.
How did Augustus reform Rome’s tax system. He made tax collectors government employees and paid them a regular wage. This reduced the amount of corruption in the tax collection system.
How did the Gracchus brothers feel about the latifundia? They opposed this and wanted to see some of the land given back to small farms.
Trajan Expanded the Roman empire to it’s largest size.
What was Hannibal known for? He was known for leading an army across the Alps during the second Punic War.
How did Caesar die? Caesar was killed (stabbed) by Senators.
What mountains provided a natural barrier between Rome and Europe? The Alps provided protection for Rome.
Describe Caesar’s invasion of Rome. Caesar crossed the Rubicon River to invade Rome, which started a civil war. He captured all of Italy, then crushed Pompey’s army.
What did Octavian believe Rome needed in order to become strong again? He believed Rome needed a dictator.
Nerva Revised taxes and helped the poor.
Hadrian Reformed Roman laws.
Pius Assisted orphans
Aurelius United Rome’s economy.
Created by: 4804069372


Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then tap the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, tap the green Know box. Otherwise, tap the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, tap "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just tap on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards