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Ancient Rome

Quiz by Lawrence Pasciutti

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  • Q1
    an important Italian tribe from the north that eventually conquered Rome.
    Etruscans
    30s
  • Q2
    a wealthy, Etruscan family that established a monarchy which ruled for over a century.
    Tarquins
    30s
  • Q3
    the language of the Romans; language of law, medicine and science. (examples: et cetera, curriculum, veto)
    Latin
    30s
  • Q4
    languages that developed from Latin (Italian, Spanish, French, Portuguese, and Romanian).
    Romance languages
    30s
  • Q5
    a raised channel used to carry water from mountains into cities.
    aqueducts
    30s
  • Q6
    City located in present-day Tunisia, founded by Phoenicians ca. 800 B.C.E. It became a major commercial center and naval power in the western Mediterranean until defeated by the expanding Roman Republic in the third century B.C.E.
    Carthage
    30s
  • Q7
    natural geographic barrier located north of Italy
    Alps Mountains
    30s
  • Q8
    a large, oval building or stadium in which athletic contests and
    Coliseum
    30s
  • Q9
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    entertainment were presented; one of Roman's greatest architectural achievements
    30s
  • Q10
    A network of bricks used to help Romans DEFEND and TRADE with other countries.
    Roman roads
    30s
  • Q11
    definition changes from non-Greek speaking person to people who were considered uncivilized by the Romans (Ex. Germanic Barbarians)
    barbarian
    30s
  • Q12
    Worshiping or believing in more than one god.
    polytheistic
    30s

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