NMTA Social Science: The Rise of the Roman Republic Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How were the common class citizens of the Roman Republic represented?

Question 2 2. Why was Brutus relevant in early Roman history?

Question 3 3. Sulla decreased the power of the plebs by

Question 4 4. 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 5 5. In the Roman Republic, senators were patricians who were

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Question 6 6. Why did Julius Caesar, Pompey Magnus, and Marcus Licinius form the First Triumvirate?

Question 7 7. According to Roman myth, Rome was founded by

Question 8 8. Which of the following crises did NOT plague the late Roman Republic?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT a reason why Romans persecuted Christians?

Question 10 10. How did Roman art differ from Greek art?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following Kings was NOT a Roman?

Question 12 12. Which of the following pairs does not match the Roman God to its Greek predecessor?

Question 13 13. During the unification of Italy, the Samnites served as Rome's

Question 14 14. Cicero's only truly original contribution to philosophy was

Question 15 15. Cicero was not just a Roman philosopher, he was also known as a/an:

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Question 16 16. Pax Romana refers to

Question 17 17. How did Julius Caesar destroy the Republic?

Question 18 18. The Roman Republic began when the Romans overthrew what oppressors?

Question 19 19. Which of the following did Pompey NOT do to win the support of the Plebs?

Question 20 20. While the common citizens of the Roman Republic were known as plebeians, the upper class citizens of Rome were known as what?

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Question 21 21. In his political career, Cicero would attack his opponents by _____.

Question 22 22. What did the Romans use to make their mosaics?

Question 23 23. What was the purpose behind most of the Roman narrative reliefs, like Trajan's column?

Question 24 24. In the Pyrrhic war, who fought the Roman Republic?

Question 25 25. Which of the following made Italy a great place to start an empire?

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Question 26 26. To help them defeat the Samnites, the Romans

Question 27 27. The Greeks had been establishing colonies in Italy since

Question 28 28. Spartacus was

Question 29 29. Cicero's legacy is also seen in _____.

Question 30 30. How did the Third Punic War start?

NMTA Social Science: The Rise of the Roman Republic Chapter Exam Instructions

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