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Rise of the Roman Republic Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why was Brutus relevant in early Roman history?

Question 2 2. Which of the following statements describe the position and the powers of the Roman consul?

Question 3 3. Choose the statement that is NOT true of the First Punic War.

Question 4 4. 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 5 5. In the Pyrrhic war, who fought the Roman Republic?

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

Question 7 7. During the unification of Italy, the Samnites served as Rome's

Question 8 8. During the Second Punic War, how did Hannibal surprise the Romans?

Question 9 9. While the common citizens of the Roman Republic were known as plebeians, the upper class citizens of Rome were known as what?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is a legacy of Romulus?

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Question 11 11. From which of the following civilizations, did the Romans adopt their alphabet, religion, and much of their architecture and art?

Question 12 12. How did the Roman Senate most often exert its power?

Question 13 13. How were the common class citizens of the Roman Republic represented?

Question 14 14. In the Roman Republic, senators were patricians who were

Question 15 15. How many Samnite wars were there?

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Question 16 16. Before the Punic wars, how was Rome different from Carthage?

Question 17 17. Why was the Italian Peninsula easy to defend?

Question 18 18. Which of the following was a power of the Roman tribune?

Question 19 19. Which of the following Kings was NOT a Roman?

Question 20 20. Rome started out as

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Question 21 21. During the unification of Italy, Rome conquered all of the following peoples EXCEPT the:

Question 22 22. How did the Third Punic War start?

Question 23 23. Which statement about the Roman Republic is FALSE?

Question 24 24. Which of the following made Italy a great place to start an empire?

Question 25 25. Which of the following was the term used for the common people of ancient Rome?

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Question 26 26. Historians don't take the account of the Roman Kings very seriously because

Question 27 27. According to Roman myth, Rome was founded by

Question 28 28. The event that ultimately ended the reign of Tarquin the Proud was _____.

Question 29 29. In the Roman Republic, the position of consul was held by

Question 30 30. Which of these modern day countries was part of the Roman Republic?

Rise of the Roman Republic Chapter Exam Instructions

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