History of The Roman Republic Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Cicero's main contribution to western philosophy was _____.

Question 2 2. Cicero was not just a Roman philosopher, he was also known as a/an:

Question 3 3. The main difference between Roman civil law and the law of peoples was

Question 4 4. The event that ultimately ended the reign of Tarquin the Proud was _____.

Question 5 5. According to Roman myth, Rome was founded by

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Question 6 6. Sulla decreased the power of the plebs by

Question 7 7. Rome started out as

Question 8 8. How did Etruscan society differ from Roman society?

Question 9 9. Choose the statement that is NOT true of the First Punic War.

Question 10 10. Which of the following Kings was NOT a Roman?

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Question 11 11. Spartacus was

Question 12 12. Why do some modern historians believe that the government of King Romulus was advanced for its time?

Question 13 13. During the unification of Italy, Rome conquered all of the following peoples EXCEPT the:

Question 14 14. How many Samnite wars were there?

Question 15 15. Which of the following crises did NOT plague the late Roman Republic?

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Question 16 16. How did the Romans create their pantheon?

Question 17 17. Before the Punic wars, how was Rome different from Carthage?

Question 18 18. In the Pyrrhic war, who fought the Roman Republic?

Question 19 19. Why was Brutus relevant in early Roman history?

Question 20 20. Cicero's legacy is also seen in _____.

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Question 21 21. How did the status of plebs differ from slaves?

Question 22 22. The Greeks had been establishing colonies in Italy since

Question 23 23. Why is Gaius Marius considered a controversial figure in Roman history?

Question 24 24. Cicero's only truly original contribution to philosophy was

Question 25 25. Which statement correctly describes the people of Rome?

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Question 26 26. During the Second Punic War, how did Hannibal surprise the Romans?

Question 27 27. How were the common class citizens of the Roman Republic represented?

Question 28 28. What marked the change in Roman law from an arbitrary system to one of lasting prestige?

Question 29 29. Why did some people love Julius Caesar, while others hated him?

Question 30 30. Who was Janus?

History of The Roman Republic Chapter Exam Instructions

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