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Spartacus
lifestyle
inhuman
revolt
population
citizenship
freedom
beaten
prisoner
ancient rome
foreigners
slaves

The Roman Republic Crossword

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Crossword
Description

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

roman republic Crossword

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market place or public square of ancient roman city forum
republic a state in which the supreme power rest in the body of citizens entitled to vote and exercised by representatives chosen directly or indirectly by them republic
roman general and statesman dictator cincinnatus
founder of rome in 753 b.c. and king he and his brother were abandoned as babies romulus
an official appointed by the government of one country to look after commercial interest and the welfare of it citizens in another country consuls
great hero from troy who formed an alliance with the latins in Italy aeneas
citizens of rome who were noble and power and could be elected to office patricians
roman officals who were judged, financials, and organizers of games and festivals magistrates
groups of 6,000 roman soldiers legions
former roman soldiers who led thousands of slaves in a fight for freedom spartacus
an italic language spoken in ancient rome established as the official language of the roman empire latin
belonging to ancient roman plebs plebeian
a person exercising absolute power, especially a ruler who has absolute power dictator
killed by twin brother for mocking fortifications of rome remus
the power or right veste in one branch of government to cancel or postpone decisions veto

Life in Ancient Rome Crossword

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Name the housing where Partricians lived Insulae
Name the event which took place in the Circus Maximus Chariot Racing
Name the fights held at the colosseum Gladiator
Name the item of clothing worn by Roman women stola
A famous doctor in Ancient Rome Galen
The wealthy and powerful Romans patricians
What was the patricians main meal called cena
What did the Roman women provide their new husbands with? dowry
Name the slave who led an army to rebellion spartacus
Who enforced roman laws? soldiers

Ancient Rome Crossword

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Description

A group of 6,000 men in a Roman army Legions
To prohibit; deny Veto
(By legend) Founded Rome Romulus
(By legend) Killed by his brother over an argument for mocking his idea Remus
Common people of Rome; peasants Plebians
A great Trojan hero Aeneas
One of the greatest generals in history; warred against Rome Hannibal
A famous dictator who gave up his power after winning a war for Rome Cincinnatus
Powerful people of Rome; nobles Patricians
A ruler with almost absolute power Dictator
The two most powerful magistrates in Rome Consuls
Leaders are elected in this form of government Republic
Rome's public gathering grounds Forum
Demanded freedom for slaves by use of rebellious acts Spartacus
Elected officials of Rome Magistrates
The Roman language Latin

Roman History Crossword

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Description

Who fled with his followers after the Greeks destroyed Troy in the Trojan War? Aeneas
This legendary Roman was killed by his Brother Romulus after said legend mocked his brothers ideas about the new city they wanted to buid along the Tiber River. Remus
The Roman chose these type of leaders during difficult times of war. dictators
This general was one of Rome's famous dictators, who gained power in 458 BC. He quickly fought off the citie's enimies. Cincinnatus
This group of people were always calling for changes in the Roman govornment; they were common people. plebeians
Rome was ran by powerful nobles called_______. patricians
______killed his brother Remus. Rome was also named after this muderer. Romulus
These people were elected officials in the Roman Govornment. Magistrates
The 2 most powerful magistrates in Rome were called ________. Consuls
Elected by the plebeians, tribunes had the ability to _____, or prohibit actions by other officials. veto
What was the language spoken by Romans? Latin
What was Rome's meeting Place? (hint: this was the center of ALL life in Rome.) Forum
Groups of up to 6,000 soldiers were called _______. Legions
In a _________, people elect leaders to govorn them. Republic
The brilliant general named _______ set out with his army to attack Rome. He and his army were never able to actually capture, or gain control of Rome. Hannibal
This hero was a former gladiator in Rome who led a rebellion of slaves who demanded freedom. Spartacus

Roman Architecture Crossword

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Description

Roman architecture adopted ______ architecture. GREEK
One of the three main features of Roman architecture. DOME
Building material invented by the Romans. CONCRETE
A bridge to convey water over an obstacle. AQUEDUCT
The most famous Roman building. COLOSSEUM
Original name of the Roman Colosseum. FLAVIANAMPHITHEATRE
What gladiators could gain for winning battles. FREEDOM
Leader of the slave revolt. SPARTACUS
The Romans used Greek and __________ influences in their architecture. PHOENICIAN
These buildings were made to impress as well as perform a _________ function. PUBLIC

Ancient Greece & Rome Crossword

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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

Ancient Rome Vocabulary Review Crossword

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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

Crossword Puzzle for the Roman Empire

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Crossword
Description

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

Ancient Rome Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A roman God who led to the Civil War Julius Caesar
Had a baby with Julius Caesar Cleopatra
Plebeian and patricians are one of these Citizin
One of the two top political figures Consul
An erupting volcano that killed hundreds of people in ancient Rome Mt Vesuvius
A word meaning belonging to the very distant past and no longer in existence Ancient
Synonym for self-government Republic
Lowest level in ancient Rome heirarchy Slaves
Oval shaped amphitheatre in the centre of Rome, Italy Colosseum
Ancient trade network that travels through regions of Asia, Europe and the Mediterranean Silk Road
The male head of a family or household Paterfamilias
Rome's first emperor Augustus
Supposedly fought a whale Caligula
Emperor while the Great Fire took place Nero
Word for being made a God Deified