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GACE History: The Rise of the Roman Republic Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How are the arch and the dome related?

Question 2 2. How did Roman portrait sculptures relate to their object?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is NOT a reason why Romans persecuted Christians?

Question 4 4. Choose the statement that is NOT true of the First Punic War.

Question 5 5. Which of the following made Italy a great place to start an empire?

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Question 6 6. To help them defeat the Samnites, the Romans

Question 7 7. Imagine that you want to to transport water over a great distance. What aspect of Roman engineering would be most helpful in achieving this goal?

Question 8 8. Citizens of Rome had the right to a trial and defense of one's self in a court of law. Which branch of Roman law would this be an example of?

Question 9 9. During the Second Punic War, how did Hannibal surprise the Romans?

Question 10 10. How did the Roman Senate most often exert its power?

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Question 11 11. Romans reassured themselves of divine favor by

Question 12 12. The Greeks had been establishing colonies in Italy since

Question 13 13. Stoic philosophy emphasized

Question 14 14. Lucretius was _____.

Question 15 15. Pax Romana refers to

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Question 16 16. Why did some people love Julius Caesar, while others hated him?

Question 17 17. Which of the following did Pompey NOT do to win the support of the Plebs?

Question 18 18. Why did Stoicism adjust so well to Roman society?

Question 19 19. Lucretius patterned many of his beliefs after those of which Greek philosopher?

Question 20 20. How did the Third Punic War start?

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Question 21 21. A Roman's relationship to his gods most closely resembled

Question 22 22. Which of the following BEST explains why concrete was such a crucial development in Roman architecture?

Question 23 23. Which of the following Roman stoic philosophers was also an emperor?

Question 24 24. Before the Punic wars, how was Rome different from Carthage?

Question 25 25. How did the Mos Maiorum ensure that the Romans would always act in an ethical and righteous manner?

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Question 26 26. From which of the following civilizations did the Romans adopt their alphabet, religion, and much of their architecture and art?

Question 27 27. Which statement correctly describes the people of Rome?

Question 28 28. Although the Romans claimed to be descendants from the civilized people of Troy, it is much more likely that they were descendants of Latins, who were _____.

Question 29 29. Lucretius held firmly to the belief of

Question 30 30. How did Julius Caesar destroy the Republic?

GACE History: The Rise of the Roman Republic Chapter Exam Instructions

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