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Chapter 2 History
The Expansion and Fall of Rome
|Power rests with the citizens who vote for their leaders.
|The 1st emperor of Rome.
|A group of different cultures or territories led by a single all powerful ruler.
|The ruler of an empire.
|A religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus.
|Roman emperor who moved the capital to Byzantium.
|Leaser of the Franks, who conquered the Roman province of Gaul and founded his own kingdom.
|The Eastern Roman Empire after the fall of the Western Empire.
|The ruler of the Byzantine Empire from 527-565.
|Legal code created during the rule of Emperor Justinian
|An official split between the Eastern and Western churches
|Christian church in the west.
|Christian church in the East
|A picture made out of small colored tiles or pieces of glass
|Stressed the importance of virtue, duty, and endurance in life.
|A bridge-like structure designed to bring fresh water into cities and towns.
|Where was the original settlement of Rome built on (River)
|The Romans drove Tarquin from power because they wanted a government guided by....
|The will of the people
|The emperor who led Rome in an era known as the Pax Romana
|Which attacks were outlawed under the rule of Constantine?
|The year 476 brought the fall of the ......
|Western Roman Empire
|Who put the legal system in place that served the Byzantine Empire for hundreds of years