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alps mountains
army
Carthage
carthaginian
general
Hamilcar Barca
Hannibal Barca
military commander
Punic Wars
roman
roman republic
Rome
Scipio
soldiers
War elephants

Ancient Rome Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

This runs across the center of the peninsula Italy. Tiber River
One of the longest coastlines in Europe. Italian Peninsula
A sea between southern Europe, the northern coast of Africa, and southwesterm Asia. Mediterranean Sea
The capitol of Italy,that spreads across 7 low hills, and is about 15 minutes up the Tiber River. Rome
An Estruscan noble that murdered the king. Tarquin
A Roman leader that forced Tarquin and his sons out of Rome, and later became king. Junis Brutis
This man led Roman forces into battle and got captured. Regulus
The wealthiest, most powerful citizens. patricians
About 90% of Roman citizens. plebeians
A form of government where citizens have a right to vote. republic
People who are elected to represent the people. representatives
Any of various governing bodies. Senate
Officials who managed the government and the army. consuls
Someone who has total control over the people. dictator
People that were appointed by the Senate to protect the rights of plebeians. tribune
A city-state located in North Africa. carthage
Wars that ,altogether, lasted nearly 120 years. Punic Wars
A Carthaginian general. Hannibal
He attacked Carthage and defeated it. Scipio
A sense of pride in one's country. patriotism

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

Punic Wars Crossword

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The year that the first Punic war began 264BC
Hamilcar Barca's son Hannibal
Who Rome fought in the Punic wars Carthage
The island Rome and Carthage fought over Sicily
Carthage's greatest explorer Hanno
The year the Punic wars ended 146BC
The modern city in which Carthage was located Tunisia
One reason Rome and Carthage fought over Sicily Trade
The winner of the Punic wars Rome
The majority of the population of Rome after the Punic wars Slaves

Rome Crossword

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Description

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

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

The Roman republic Crossword

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a Trojan hero, the reputed ancestor of the Romans: protagonist of the Ae Aeneas
the marketplace or public square of an ancient Roman city, the center of judicial and business affairs and a place of assembly for the people. Forum
a civil officer charged with the administration of the Magistrate
a state in which the supreme power rests in the body of citizens entitled to vote and is exercised by representatives chosen directly or indirectly by them. Republic
439? b.c, Roman general and statesman: dictator 458, 439. Cincinnatus
noun 1. 247–183 b.c, Carthaginian general who crossed the Alps and invaded Italy (son of Hamilcar Barca). Hannibal
noun 1. 247–183 b.c, Carthaginian general who crossed the Alps and invaded Italy (son of Hamilcar Barca). Patricians
the founder of Rome, in 753 b.c., Romulus
an official appointed by the government of one country to look after its commercial interests and the welfare of its citizens in another country. Consuls
an official appointed by the government of one country to look after its commercial interests and the welfare of its citizens in another country. Latin
belonging or pertaining to the common people. Plebeians
died 71 b.c, Thracian slave, gladiator, and insurrectionist. Spartacus
A ruler with total power over a country. dictator
A unit of 3,000-6,000 men in the ancient roman army Legions
the founder of Rome, in 753 b.c., and its first king: Remus
a consultational right to reject a decision made by a law-making body Veto

The Roman Republic Crossword Puzzle

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Description

Government in which citizens choose their leaders republic
Powerful upper-class citizens of ancient Rome patricians
Poor and lower-class citizens of ancient Rome plebeians
Heads of the ancient Rome Republic consuls
Refuse consent (say no to) veto
Roman officials elected to protect the lower class tribunes
Divisions of Roman soldiers legions
Roman soldiers legionaries
Large Roman estates latifundias
Ancient Roman tax collecters publicans
Absolute ruler of a state dictator
Group of three people who rule with equal power triumvirate
Handled daily problems of the government senate
Groups of people gathered together in one place for a common purpose. assemblies
The legislation that stood at the foundation of Roman law Twelve Tables
Roman military boarding device used in naval warfare corvus
A region of Western Europe during the Iron Age Gaul
The undersurface of a person's foot sole
Greek infantry formation phalanx
Roman public square Forum
A piece of land almost surrounded by water or projecting out into a body of water peninsula
A native of ancient Etruria Etruscans
A state formally cooperating with another for a military or other purpose, typically by treaty ally
Skilled workers artisans
A way or course taken in getting from a starting point to a destination route
The center or capital city of the ancient Carthaginian civilization Carthage
A region producing large quantities of corn granary
A series of three wars fought between Rome and Carthage Punic Wars
A short descriptive literary sketch that neatly encapsulates someone or something cameo
Roman general, statesman, and historian Julius Caesar
A person's or a people's native land homeland
Crops sold in the market cash crops
A person who makes changes to something in order to improve it Reformer
Became notorious as the date of the assassination of Julius Caesar Ides of March
Without purpose or effect; pointless Idle

Rome chapter 6 Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Rome was built on seven rolling hills at a curve on the _____near the center of the Italian peninsula? Tiber River
Who was the twins Romulus and Remus father? Mars
who was the most important group that strongly influenced the development of Roman civilization? Etruscans
The 7 rolling hills was midway between the ____ and Italy’s southern tip Alps
Who made the Romans declared they would never again be ruled by a king? Tarquin
When did a group of ten officials began writing down Rome’s laws? 451
How long would A dictator’s power lasted for? 6 Months
The Roman legion was made up of ____ heavily armed foot soldiers. 5000
Rome and Carthage went to war, what was the war called? Punic War
What was the 29-year-old Carthaginian generals name? Hanniba
Hannibal assembled how many elephants with the intent of capturing Rome? 60
What General devised a plan to attack Carthage and defeat Hannibal? Scipio

Hannibal Crossword

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Description

Who was Hannibal's farther? Hamilcar Barca
Hamilcar was a general of? Carthaginian
What mountains did Hannibal cross? Alps
Hannibal's opponent in war Rome
37 War _____ were used in crossing the the mountain range elephants
The wars that Rome and Carthage fought were called? The Punic Wars
Punica was a Latin word for? Phoenician
Who made Hannibal swear an oath to hate Rome? His father
What tactic did Hannibal use to win the Battle of Cannae? Surrounding the Romans
Who was the son of Carthaginian general Hamilcar Barca Hannibal
Where was Carthage a city? North Africa
Who traded with cities throughout the Mediterranean Sea? merchant sailors
What did Rome's economy depend on? plunder
What was the first Punic War fought over? Sicily
Roman ships would _____ into an enemy vessel ram
Why was Hannibal called home? to face Scipio
__________ are foreign soldiers hired to fight. mercenaries
After destroying Carthage, the Romans sold the remaining citizens into ______ slavery

HANNIBAL BARCA Word Search

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BLOOD
AFRICA
GENERAL
WAR ELEPHANTS
BATTLE
ALPS
AMBUSH
PUNIC WARS
ARMY
CARTHAGE
POISON
RING
CHIEF MAGISTRATE
HANNIBAL BARCA
ROMAN TROOPS