How did the Roman transportation system keep the empire strong?

Question:

How did the Roman transportation system keep the empire strong?

Ancient Roman History:

The Roman Empire was one of the largest imperial political structures in human history. To administer the needs of this vast empire, the Romans created a massive network of roads connecting towns and cities.

Answer and Explanation:

Become a Study.com member to unlock this answer! Create your account

View this answer

Roman roads allowed the for the transportation of goods throughout the 1.7 million square miles of territory under their control. They were a vital...

See full answer below.


Learn more about this topic:

Building Ancient Roman Roads: History & Facts
Building Ancient Roman Roads: History & Facts

from

Chapter 6 / Lesson 24
3.2K

Roman roads were the first type of paved roads in history. Learn their history and several facts in this lesson. You can also test your knowledge with a quiz.


Related to this Question

Explore our homework questions and answers library