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Absolute ruler that was in power for 6 months dictator
Exhalted one; the best Augustus
Roman Peace Pax Romana
Paid workers to manage affairs of government (tax collection and postal system) civil service
Silver coin used to trade throughout the empire denarius
System for carrying water aqueducts
Slaves that were chosen to fight for their freedom in the Colosseum gladiators
Father of the gods Jupiter
Wife of Zeus that watched over women Juno
Born from the head of Jupiter, godess of wisdom Minerva
Famed stadium where people of both classes watched animal/peeple fights Colosseum
The aristocratic branch of Rome's government senate
First written peice of Roman Law Twelve tables
Large military unit of armed foot soldiers legion
Gorvernment in which citizens have a right to vote republic
"New Athens" Alexandria
Greece's age old enemy Persia
Narrrative poem about heroic deeds Epic
Greatest story teller whom was blind Homer
War fought by Mycenaean's against the city of Troy Trojan War

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The Roman Empire Word Search

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aqueduct
architecture
Augustus Caesar
Byzantine Empire
Christianity
civil service
Constantine
consuls
denarius
dictator
Diocletian
dome
empire
inflation
Jesus
Julius Caesar
Latin
patrician
Paul
Pax Romana
Peter
plebian
pope
Punic Wars
raods
republic
Rome
Senate
Stoics
Twelve Tables

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Roman Mythology Crossword

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King of the Gods Jupiter
God of the Sea Neptune
Queen of the Gods; Goddess of Marriage and Women Juno
God of War Mars
Goddess of Love Venus
God of Poetry, Music, and the Sun Apollo
God of Wine Bacchus
Goddess of Agriculture and Fertility Ceres
Goddess of Hunting Diana
God of War Mars
Messenger of the Gods and of Commerce and Finance Mercury
Goddess of Wisdom, the City, Education, Science and War Minerva
God of The Underworld Pluto
God of Harvest and Agriculture Saturn
Goddess of the Hearth and the Roman state Vesta
God of Fire, the Forge and Blacksmiths Vulcan
Symbol of Jupiter Thunderbolt
Symbol of Juno Peacock
Symbol of Neptune Trident
Symbol of Pluto Pomergranate
Symbol of Minerva Owl
Symbol of Apollo Lyre
Symbol of Venus Dove
God of love; son of Aphrodite Eros
Goddess of Earth Gaea
Hercules: Hero and strong man; son of Zeus and Alcmene; performed twelve labors Hercules
Hercules: Hero and strong man; son of Zeus and Alcmene; performed twelve labors Persephone

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Crossword Puzzle for the Roman Empire

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Disciple of Jesus Christ Apostole
Man-made channel for moving water Aqueduct
An annually elected ruler of the republic Consul
Record of Jesus Christ's life Gospel
Combination of legal and military customs Feudalism
Large land in Rome, worked by slaves Latifundia
Large unit in the Roman army Legion
Group of three men that held power in Rome Triumvirate
The man who is the head of a family Paterfamilias
Person killed for their religious beliefs Martyr
Professional soldier hired to kill Mercenaries
Was the savior for a group of people Messiah
Temple dedicated to the gods Pantheon
An aristocrat Patrician
Peace existing between Rome Pax Romana
Person not part of a civilization Barbarian
Single person with complete power over a place Dictator
Commoner of ancient Rome Plebeians
A division of a empire Province
Ruled by the people who elect representatives Republic
A governing body Senate
Official chosen by plebeians to protect them Tribune
Right to reject a proposal Veto
Commander of Rome Imperator
Housing complex in Rome Insulae
Leader of Catholic church Pope

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Greece and Rome Vocabulary Crossword

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A type of government in which the people are able to elect their own leader. Republic
An ancient Roman commoner, typically artisans, farmers, and merchants. Plebeian
Aristocratic landowners that usually held the most power. Patricians
Members of the patrician class that passed laws. Senate
Roman leader that controls laws and wars and has absolute power for six months. Dictator
Elected by plebeians to help protect their rights. Tribunes
Roman officials elected each year in charge of the government and army. Consuls
Military units that Romans were organized into in the army. Legions
Three wars between Rome and Carthage from 264 to 146 B.C. Rome defeated Carthage and it became a new roman Province. Plutonic Wars
Carthaginian general that used 50,000 soldiers and 60 elephants to invade Italy. Hannibal
Indo-Europeans that settled in Greece in 2000 B.C. Mycenaeans
War fought between Trojans and Mycenaeans, Greeks won due to the Trojan horse they sent filled with soldiers. Trojan War
Type of Greek poem about heroic deeds. The poems were usually told and the most famous was The Iliad. Epic
Stories told in ancient Greece that tried to explain the mysteries of life and were passed down through generations. Myths
Includes a Greek city and it’s surrounding villages, also called a city-state. Polis
Rule by a king. Monarchy
Wars fought between Greece and Persian Empire. Greece defeated Persia and their city-states became provinces of Athens. Persian Wars
Tutored by Plato, became king of Macedon and built an enormous empire. Alexander the Great
Temple built to honor Athena. Includes a large 30 foot statue of the goddess. Parthenon
Citizens rule directly, not through representatives. Part of Pericles’ plan. Direct Democracy

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Rome Crossword

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the first Roman dictator Julius Caesar
Carthage military commander Hannibal
A city that fought against Rome in the Punic Wars Carthage
A stadium in ancient rome where gladiator battles took place Colosseum
first roman emperor augustus
Ruler of the egyptian government Cleopatra
a period of peace for the Roman Empire Pax Romana
a common farmer, trader, craftworker Plebeians
an area of land surrouned by water on three sides Peninsula
a roman athlete who was forced to fight for entertainment Gladiator
the members of noble families that owned land Patricians
a ruler who has absolute power Dictator
a series of conflicts between Rome and Carthage Punic Wars
a form of government in which citizens elect representatives Republic
the law making body and most powerful branch of roman government Senate
Elected leaders of Ancient Rome Tribunes
the earliest written collection of roman laws Twelve Tables
a person who is elected by citizens Representative
the belief in many gods and goddesses Polytheism
Two elected officials of the roman republic Consuls

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The Roman Republic Crossword

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was the general body of free Roman citizens who were not patricians, as determined by the census. Plebeians
a unit of 3,000–6,000 men in the ancient Roman army. Legion
Tables was the legislation that stood at the foundation of Roman law. Twelve Tables
a ruler with total power over a country, typically one who has obtained power by force. Dictator
was a Thracian gladiator who, along with the Gauls Crixus, Oenomaus, Castus and Gannicus, was one of the escaped slave leaders in the Third Servile War, Spartacus
He was the chief priest, lawgiver, judge, and the sole commander of the army.[ Magistartes
were Roman plebeian nobiles who both served as tribunes in the late 2nd century BC Gracchus Brothers
was the highest elected office of the appointive office under the Roman Empire. Consuls
was a Roman general and statesman. Sulla
ancient civilization prospered in the region of modern-day Tuscany, maintaining extensive trade networks, building impressive fortified cities, and making exquisite art Etruscans
was the center or capital city of the ancient Carthaginian civilization, situated on the eastern side of the Lake of Tunis Carthage
were institutions in ancient Rome. They functioned as the machinery of the Roman legislative branch Assemblies
is a Latin epic poem, written by Virgil between 29 and 19 BC Aeneid
led an attack on Saguntum, an independent city allied with Rome, which sparked the outbreak of the Second Punic War. Hannibal
was the period of ancient Roman civilization beginning with the overthrow of the Roman Kingdom Republic
was the long period of peacefulness and minimal expansion by the Roman military force Pax Romana
were in charge of government and also of the army. The 300 citizen Senate advised them at all times. Checks and Balances
were the twin brothers and main characters of Rome's foundation myth. Romulus and Remus
an official in ancient Rome chosen by the plebeians to protect their interests. Tribunes
surrounded by the ruins of several important ancient government buildings at the center of the city of Rome. Forum
an aristocrat or nobleman. Patrician
was a title granted by the government of Ancient Rome to men acting in one of two official capacities Praetor
were a series of three wars fought between Rome and Carthage from 264 BC to 146 BC. Punic Wars
was a Roman general and statesman Gaius Marius
was a political institution in ancient Rome. Senate

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Ancient Rome Vocabulary Review Crossword

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Land surrounded on three sides by water. Peninsula
A wealthy nobleman, usually participated in government. Patrician
To stop or prohibit. Veto
A government created in Rome where people elect leaders. Republic
Rulers with almost absolute power. Dictator
The group of common people or peasants. Plebian
The language in Ancient Rome. Latin
A person, often a slave or captive, forced to fight for the entertainment of others. Gladiator
Any group of troops in close proximity. Phalanx
A legal system based on a written code of laws. Civil law
A former gladiator who leads a slave rebellion. Spartacus
The title of the two most powerful magistrates. Consuls
The belief in more than one god. Polytheism
A time of relative peace and prosperity. Pax Romana
A group of up to 6000 soldiers. Legions
Raised channels used to transport water. Aqueduct

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Roman Gods Word Search

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Vulcan
Vesta
Venus
Uranus
Saturn
Proserpina
Pluto
Neptune
Minerva
Mercury
Mars
Jupiter
Juno
Janus
Fortuna
Diana
Cupid
Ceres
Bacchus
Apollo

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Ancient Rome and the Rise of Christianity Crossword

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a representation of the people republic
the general that led the Carthaginian army over the Alps Hannibal
forced the Roman Senate to make him Dictator Julius Ceasar
Caesar's Chief general Marcus Antonius
the last pharoh Cleopatra
Caesar's grandnephew Gaius Octavius
the major racing and military chariot center of Rome Circus Maximum
held public events including gladiator fights Coliseum
civilization that is a blend of Greek, Hellenistic and Roman achievements Greco-Roman
the founder of Christianity Jesus
those who spread the word of Jesus Apostles
Christians who were persecuted and died for their beliefs Martyrs
the two key leaders that made up the executive branch of Rome in 509 BC Consuls
translated from Latin to English as Roman Peace Pax Romana
trading network that connect China, Rome, and many other ancient civilizations silk road
emperor who divided Rome into two parts Diocletian
Emporer who built a new capital in Constatinople Constantine
an aristocrat or nobleman patrician
common folks plebian
an artificial channel for conveying water aqueduct

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Ancient Greece and Rome Word Search

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Persian Wars
gladiators
aqueducts
arch
cuniculus
Julius Caesar
observations
peninsula
mountainous
Mediterranean Sea
farmland
patricians
democracy
natural law
Alexander the Great
Aristotle
Thermopylae
Etruscans
Athens
Sparta
republic
renaissance
herodotus
pericles
pompey
plebeians
Socrates
Octavian
Rome
Greece

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