The Roman Republic: Middle School World History Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The Gracchi were two brothers who tried to make Rome more fair by

Question 2 2. What marked the change in Roman law from an arbitrary system to one of lasting prestige?

Question 3 3. How were the common class citizens of the Roman Republic represented?

Question 4 4. Pax Romana refers to

Question 5 5. 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?

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

Question 7 7. Which of the following was a power of the Roman tribune?

Question 8 8. The Greeks had been establishing colonies in Italy since

Question 9 9. Which of the following MOST likely belonged to the class of Equites?

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

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is a legacy of Romulus?

Question 12 12. Which of the following did Pompey NOT do to win the support of the Plebs?

Question 13 13. 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 14 14. In his political career, Cicero would attack his opponents by _____.

Question 15 15. Why is Gaius Marius considered a controversial figure in Roman history?

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Question 16 16. Cicero's main contribution to western philosophy was _____.

Question 17 17. The Roman Republic began when the Romans overthrew what oppressors?

Question 18 18. Which statement correctly describes the people of Rome?

Question 19 19. Which of the following was the term used for the common people of ancient Rome?

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

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Question 21 21. Why did some people love Julius Caesar, while others hated him?

Question 22 22. Why was the Italian Peninsula easy to defend?

Question 23 23. How did Julius Caesar destroy the Republic?

Question 24 24. The Twelve Tables, a code of laws that spelled out civil matters, crime and punishment, and relationships among citizens within the Roman Republic, were especially profound because they

Question 25 25. In the Roman Republic, the position of consul was held by

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Question 26 26. How did the Roman Senate most often exert its power?

Question 27 27. Which of the following crises did NOT plague the late Roman Republic?

Question 28 28. Why did Julius Caesar, Pompey Magnus, and Marcus Licinius form the First Triumvirate?

Question 29 29. Spartacus was

Question 30 30. While the common citizens of the Roman Republic were known as plebeians, the upper class citizens of Rome were known as what?

The Roman Republic: Middle School World History Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

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