Name: ____________________________________ “Roman World” Study Guide Unit 7 DIRECTIONS: Write a word or name from the choice box that best answers the question. Some words or names may be used more than once. aqueducts Assembly Brutus Cicero consuls Diocletian Epicureanism gladiators Gregorian Latins legions Mediterranean Nero Octavian patricians CHOICE BOX Pax Romana persecution plebeians Punic republic roads Roman Republic Romulus Senate Stoicism toga tribunes tribute veto _________________________1. What was name of Julius Caesar’s nephew and adopted son who became Caesar Augustus, the ruler in power when was born? _________________________2. Who according to legend was the founder of Rome along with his twin brother Remus? _________________________3. What are members of the Roman noble class who had the right to vote? _________________________4. Where were the leaders of the noble class or patricians called? _________________________5. What was the governing body of the noble class of Rome? _________________________6. Who were the common workers of Rome that had the power of veto? _________________________7. What means “I forbid” and allowed plebeians to hinder actions of the noble class? _________________________8. What means “belonging to the people” and is a form of government in which citizens elect representatives? _________________________9. What were the leaders of the plebeians or lower class called? _________________________10. What was the governing body of the lower class of Rome? _________________________11. Who assassinated his friend Julius Caesar? _________________________12. _________________________13. What were unit divisions of Roman infantry called? Who was the Roman emperor who blamed Christians for setting Rome on fire? _________________________14. What was a series of wars between Rome and Carthage? _________________________15. What was a period of Roman peace and prosperity during which Christ was born? Name: ____________________________________ “Roman World” Study Guide Unit 7 DIRECTIONS: Write a word or name from the choice box that best answers the question. Some words or names may be used more than once. _________________________16. Who were the European settlers that made their home in Rome before the Republic was formed? _________________________17. What was formed when the Etruscan King Tarquin the Proud was driven from the throne? _________________________18. In what body of water is the peninsula of Italy located? _________________________19. What is the harsh and sometimes deadly treatment of Christians in Rome after Christ’s death? _________________________20. What Roman senator was a famous orator and lawyer? _________________________21. What are taxes paid to a ruler by conquered people? _________________________22. _________________________26. What is the name of the modern calendar based of Julius Caesar’s calendar? What is the loose, one-piece robe worn by a Roman citizen? What did the Romans build that connected Rome with her conquered peoples? What did the Romans build to carry water through their city? What was the belief that pleasure is all that matters? _________________________27. What was the belief that duty is all that matters? _________________________23. _________________________24. _________________________25. _________________________28. What were men who fought other men or animals to the death in large arenas? _________________________29. What emperor had Christians killed by lions in the arena?