World History:Rome

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  1. a nickname for Rome
    eternal city
  2. early people who settled in the area around Rome
    Latins
  3. early people who taught the latins everything. Northern Italy
    Etruscans
  4. early people that lived in southern italy
    Greeks
  5. The first king of rome,killed remus
    Romulus
  6. killed by Romulus
    Remus
  7. The river that Rome is located on
    Tiber
  8. river in northern Italy
    Rubicon
  9. upper-class citizen of Rome
    patricians
  10. lower-class citizen of Rome
    plebeians
  11. basic unit of the Roman army
    Legion
  12. type of family in Rome
    extended
  13. The person that holds the power in the family
    The oldest male
  14. person that ruled the providences
    proconsul
  15. tax collector
    publican
  16. a publican collected the money and got a percent of it
    tax farming
  17. who did sulla support
    The patricians
  18. who did Marius support
    the plebeians
  19. who won the civil war
    Sulla
  20. Who started the Empire
    Octavian
  21. Octavian's other name
    Augustus
  22. pax romana
    period of 200 years in which no major wars were faught
  23. a guard to the emperor and to Rome
    Praetorian guard
  24. Gladiator battles and the slaughter of animals
    Colesseum
  25. Large race course
    Circus Maximus
  26. government in which the officials are elected by the people
    Republic
  27. 300 members- Term for life-
    passed laws/picked consuls/made foreign policies.
    Senate
  28. generic term for a polittian.
    magistrates
  29. 2 at one time- 1 year term- Lead armies and carried out laws
    Consul
  30. Judge
    praetor
  31. ruled for 6 months in time of trouble
    Dictator
  32. 10 in number- protected plebeian rights
    tribune
  33. written laws for the plebeians
    12 tables
  34. main occupation of Rome
    farming
  35. Who faught in the Punic wars
    Carthage vs. Rome
  36. General of Carthage during Second Punic war
    Hannibal
  37. General of Rome during the second Punic war
    Scipio
  38. a dictator known as the delayer
    Fabius
  39. Caused the Third Punic war
    Cato
  40. Who won the Punic wars
    Rome
  41. document passed by Constantine that granted freedom of religion
    Edict of Milan
  42. 2nd Triumvirate
    • Octavian-The winner
    • m.Antony
    • Lepidus
  43. 1st Triumvirate
    • J.Caesar-Winner
    • Pompey
    • Crassus
  44. J.Caesar's book about his victories in Gaul
    Commentaries on the Galic War
  45. J. Caesar's greatest reform
    The Julian Calender
  46. Who became queen of Eygpt
    Cleopatra 
  47. A language that derives from Latin
    Romance Language
  48. The 26 emperors in 50 years- only one died of natural causes
    Barrack Emperors
  49. Who divided the Empire to make it easier to rule
    Diocletian
  50. Brought the empire back into one- Made Constantinople the new capital
    Constantine
  51. The new capital of Rome addresed by Constantine
    Constantinople
  52. The Fall of Rome
    • 476 A.D.
    • The empire was to big to rule
    • They had no good leader
    • Corruption
    • The wealth was in the East
    • Needed more money for two Empires
    • The taxes were not collected
    • Citizens were not joining the army
    • Citizens are no longer loyal to Rome
  53. Germanic Tribes
    • Huns-Attila
    • Visigoths-sacked Rome in 410 A.D.
    • Vandals-sacked Rome in 455 A.D.
  54. Who was the German King that took over western Rome
    Odoacer

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