The Fall Of The Romans Essay

1395 Words Sep 20th, 2015 6 Pages
The Romans had one of the greatest empires in history. The Romans have many daily activities they do consisting of baths, chariot racing, and gladiator battles. One of the things the Romans are known for was their iconic structure including the Coliseum, Pantheon, Forum, and the Circus Maximus. 147 emperors ruled over Rome but some are the greatest are Augustus, Trajan, Marcus Aurelius, and Tiberius. The Romans had a very successful army that dominated over its time of existence. They had many great achievements that helped the world become what it is today. The fall of the Romans was caused by failure from inside more than failure from outside attackers.
The ways of living in Rome differs from the poor people and the rich people. They lived in many cities throughout the empire. Most people lived in the most popular city Rome. The Romans who did not have much money, lived in the suburbs, which was one of the poor parts of Rome. The poor Romans lived in houses that could collapse or burn at any moment. If they could not take care of their children, they might abandon them in the street hoping someone would take them as a servant or slave. Wealthy Romans lived in nice houses usually located on the hills. Wealthy people would pay to have servants and slaves do their house chores. Kids would go to school and the women would stay at home and clean. Men would go to work to get money for the family. Some of the most common jobs would be farming, baking, building, selling and…

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