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A building found on the Roman wall Mile castle
What country do romans come from Italy
A Roman Soldier would ride in one of these behind a horse Chariot
People that fought to the death were called a..... Gladiator
This was a Roman soldiers weapon Sword
The Roman wall was built to keep these people out Celts
This person ruled the Roman Empire Emperor
The capital city of Italy is called Rome
This mans first name was Julius Caeser
A large Roman fort near Twice Brewed Vindolanda

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Roman History Crossword

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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

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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 Rome Crossword

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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

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Roman Republic Crossword Puzzle

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He had 3 wifes and had a lot of power Julius Caeser
He was the first Roman Emperor Augustus
They had the power in the roman republic Senate
2 of these people were chosen every 5 years Censors
The most power Imperium
Normally one who has obatined power by force Dictator
They held alot of power Patricians
They were practically like slaves Plebians
They had no power/choices Slaves
They were ranked below the consul Praetors
This place was founded by Romulus and Remus Roman Empire
Ruled by people Democracy
He was a generalmen and a statesmen Sulla
These people were ordinary, they didnt have alot of power but wasnt a slave Commoners
This is where Caeser went after he got the pardon from Sulla Asia Minor
The twins who were thrown into Tiber Lake Romulus & Remus
They were responsible for building and games Aedile
They were responsible for making laws Tribunes
They were in charge for expendinture Quaestor
The capital of Italy Rome

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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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Rome Crossword

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Who was the first Roman Dictator who was killed by members of the Senate? Who was the first Julius Caesar
Who occupied Rome before the Romans? Etruscans
Who was Rome's neighbor who had an empire of city-states? Greece
What was the name of the nation that the Roman Empire began in? Italy
Who was the son of Caesar that became emperor of Rome? Octavian
This area was conquered by Julius Caesar and is called France today. Gaul
This city was the eastern capital of the Roman Empire. Constantinople
This was a very big arena in Rome used to entertain the Roman citizens. Colosseum
The Roman Empire's capital city in the West. Rome
This Roman emperor built a wall across Britain to keep the Celts from invading Southern Britain. Hadrian
What river ran through Rome to the Mediterranean Sea? Tiber
This twin supposedly founded Rome. Romulus
He was the first successful Roman Emperor. Augustus
He was Roman emperor from 284-305 CE. Diocletion
Who was Rome's biggest enemy? Carthage
What was the name of the 3 wars Rome and Carthage fought? Punic Wars

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Ancient Greece and Rome Crossword

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A narrative poem about heroic deeds is a _______. Epic
___________ was a Roman dictator. Julius Caeser
What water transport system did the Romans make? Aqueduct
Who is the ruler of the Greek gods? Zeus
Who was Zeus's wife? Hera
A _____ is a form of government ruled by a king. Monarchy
_______ isolated from much of Greece, builds a military state. Sparta
_________ the Great. Alexander
Greek _______ where stories that taught them about their environment and morals etc. Myths
Sparta had a better army, but Athens had a better ______. Navy
Who believes in questioning morals and the gods and was sentenced to death? Socrates
Who was the student of Plato? Aristotle
Who was the teacher of Plato? Socrates
Who did Aristotle teach? Alexander the great
The two forms of drama in ancient Greece are _______ and comedy. Tragedy
What is the name of the arena in Rome where gladiators fought? Colosseum
A _______ is a ruler with total power over a country. Dictator
A __________ was a man trained to fight with weapons against other men or wild animals in an arena. Gladiator
What new religion began to become a dominant religion in the Roman Empire? Christianity
Who was the greatest story teller? Homer

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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

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Ancient Rome Crossword

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A large body of water surounded by Europe, Asia, and Africa. Mediterranean Sea
A sense of pride in one's country. Patriotism
Robbed. Pillaged
The leader of the Roman church. Pope
Sold off to the highest bidder. Auction
Jewish places of worship. Synagogue
Punished for their beliefs. Persecute
A Jewish man born in Judah or Judea. Jesus
Jesus gathered a small group of followers also known as _____. Disciple
Underground bural rooms. Catacomb
Roman writer. Seneca
He poisoned his stepbrother & murdered his wife and mother. Nero
Professional fighter. Gladiator
The ruler of an empire. Emperor
Those who are elected to represent the people. Representative
In a _____ citizens have the right to vote or or pick their leader. Republic
Rome was saved when this general attacked Carthage. Scipio
The Senate appointed these men to protect the rights of the plebeians. Tribune
Roman representatives served in a governing body called ____. Senate
Murdered the king and seized power. Tarquin

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Ancient Rome Crossword Puzzle

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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

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