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  1. 1st Civil War- Between generals ______ and Marius; won by Sulla; increased power of the _______
    Sulla;

    Senate
  2. 2nd Civil War- Triumvirate (_____, _____, _____); jealous and tense relationships
    (Pompey, Julius Caesar, Crassus)
  3. 2nd Civil War: Julius Caesar- first Roman ________ (for life); Ides of March, 44 B.C. (assassination)
    dictator
  4. 3rd Civil War- Between ________ and Mark Antony; Battle of Actium, 33 B.C.; over Cleopatra, female ruler of Egypt
    Octavian
  5. 3rd Civiil War: Octavian wins, renamed ________ Caesar Augustus
    Emperor
  6. Pax Romana- ________ year period of Roman Peace
    200
  7. ________ spread through the conversion of Paul and the destruction of Jerusalem
    Christianity
  8. Secret Symbol of Christians- ________
    fish
  9. Roman Roads- 200,000 miles of road; 50,000 miles of __________
    paved highways
  10. Persecution of Christians- ______ periods; began because they wouldn’t worship the Emperor; began with _______ (used them as torches); ended with Diocletian; caused great ________ of the church
    10; Nero; growth
  11. Gladiator Games- held in Coliseum, used to win public favor of the rulers and to appease the __________ masses
    unemployed
  12. Edict of Milan- 313, declared Christianity _______
    legal
  13. Council of Nicaea- affirmed Christ’s ______ and the doctrine of the Trinity
    deity
  14. Rome’s decline- many political, economic and ________ problems
    moral
  15. Pompeii- Roman city destroyed by _______ eruption, 1st century
    volcanic
  16. Polis- basic Greek ________ unit
    political
  17. Greek ________ disunified the city states
    geography
  18. Homer- poems gave only info of the ________
    dark ages
  19. Crete- __________ center
    minoan
  20. Mycenae- leading commercial center on the Greek ___________
    mainland
  21. Dorians- __________ the Mycenaean civilization in 1200 B.C.
    conquered

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