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The Rise of the Roman Republic: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What marked the change in Roman law from an arbitrary system to one of lasting prestige?

Question 2 2. How many Samnite wars were there?

Question 3 3. Which of the following statements describe the position and the powers of the Roman consul?

Question 4 4. Which of the following pairs does not match the Roman God to its Greek predecessor?

Question 5 5. Romans reassured themselves of divine favor by

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

Question 7 7. Historians don't take the account of the Roman Kings very seriously because

Question 8 8. During the unification of Italy, Rome conquered all of the following peoples EXCEPT the:

Question 9 9. Why did some people love Julius Caesar, while others hated him?

Question 10 10. Cicero's only truly original contribution to philosophy was

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Question 11 11. Cicero's legacy is also seen in _____.

Question 12 12. The event that ultimately ended the reign of Tarquin the Proud was _____.

Question 13 13. Which statement about the Roman Republic is FALSE?

Question 14 14. Atomism holds that _____.

Question 15 15. How did Roman moral philosophy begin?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following was the term used for the common people of ancient Rome?

Question 17 17. 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 18 18. In his political career, Cicero would attack his opponents by _____.

Question 19 19. Why did the plebs collectively leave the city of Rome in the middle of a war in 494 BCE?

Question 20 20. Lucretius held firmly to the belief of

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Question 21 21. Sulla decreased the power of the plebs by

Question 22 22. Which of the following gods was a Roman invention?

Question 23 23. Stoic philosophy emphasized

Question 24 24. How are the arch and the dome related?

Question 25 25. In the Roman Republic, senators were patricians who were

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

Question 27 27. How did the status of plebs differ from slaves?

Question 28 28. From which of the following civilizations did the Romans adopt their alphabet, religion, and much of their architecture and art?

Question 29 29. The Roman Republic began when the Romans overthrew what oppressors?

Question 30 30. Before the Punic wars, how was Rome different from Carthage?

The Rise of the Roman Republic: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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