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In order list the classes residents of rome.
Consuls, Patricians, Plebians, Women and Slaves.
What are Consuls?
There are three different types of consuls; Quaestors (financial, Aediles (city works), Praestors (law, armies)
A patrician is...
the upper class, rich land owners& nobles
A plebian is...
Lower class, farmers workers and equestrians.
A woman is...
Unable to vote but can still be a citizen
A slave is...
not a citizen, they couldn't vote and did not have freeborn roman parents.
The three government systems of rome were...
1)Monarchy
2)Republic (ruled by the citizens)
3)Empire (some of republic remains)
The 4 (basic) gladiator types are...
Saminites,Thracians,Retarius and Myrmillo
Carthage was founded in...
850BC
Rome was founded in...
750BC
First punic war began and ended in...
264BC (countries defeated include Sicily, Corsica and Sardinia)and ended in 241BC
2nd punic war began and ended in...
218BC and 201BC
major events of the punic war include...
(217BC) hannibal defeated lake trasimene,(216BC) Hannibal defeats Cannae,(201BC) Hannibal is called back to carthage and is defeated.
The third punic war began and ended in...
149BC and 146BC.
After the thrid punic war...
Carthaginians were sold for slavery, Land made useless, (c116BC) Rome establishes site on carthage
jupiter
King of dieties, god of thunder and lightening
Juno
Queen of dieties and goddess ofwomen and childbirth
Minerva
Goddess of wisdom
Neptune
God of the sea
Cares
God of war
Vulcan
God of fire
Mercury
God of trade
Venus
Goddess of love
Cupid
God of love
Rome got the idea of gods in human form from the...
Greeks
Which saint traversed rome spreading the good news only to be persecuted
Saint Paul
Which emperor claimed to have had a sign from christ in AD312 and converted rome to christianity?
Constantine
Who were burned and thrown to lions because of their faith?
Roman christians