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World History 234 Study Guide Chapter 6: Ancient Rome and Early Christianity, 500 B.C - 500 A.D. Section 1 pp.155-159 The Roman Republic Terms and Names republic consul Punic Wars patrician senate plebeian dictator tribune legion Hannibal Main Ideas What limits were there on the power of the Roman consuls? What was the significance of the twelve tables? How was Hannibal’s attack on Rome daring and different? Section 2 pp. 160-167 The Roman Empire Terms and Names Civil war Julius Caesar Triumvirate Augustus Pax Romana Main Ideas What factors contributed to the fall of the Roman Republic? What were the main reasons for the Romans success in controlling such a large Empire? What measures did the government take to distract and control the masses of Rome? Section 3 pp.168-172 The Rise of Christianity Terms and Names Jesus Constantine Apostle Bishop Paul Peter Diaspora pope Main Ideas What did Jesus emphasize in his early teachings? Why did the early Christians face persecution from the Romans? What is the importance of the Nicene Creed? Section 4 pp. 173-177 The Decline of the Roman Empire Terms and Names Inflation Mercenary Diocletian Constantinople Attila Main Ideas What were the main internal causes of the empire’s decline? How did Diocletian succeed in preserving the empire? Why did so many Germanic tribes begin invading the Roman Empire? Section 5 pp.178-183 Rome and the Roots of Western Civilization Terms and Names Greco-Roman Culture Tacitus Pompeii Virgil aqueduct Main Ideas What is Greco-Roman culture? In what way did Roman art differ from Greek art? What influence did Latin have on the development of Western languages?