The Political Structure of the Roman Republic


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The Roman Republic began when the Romans overthrew what oppressors?

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

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

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz and worksheet combination will display your knowledge of the Roman Republic and its political structure. Items appearing on the quiz include plebeians and when the republic started.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the assessments, you will be tested on:

  • Upper class citizens of Rome
  • Who the Romans overthrew to gain power
  • Position of consul
  • The Twelve Tables

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the Roman Republic
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify the term for upper class citizens of Rome
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the Twelve Tables and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

For more on the republic, review the lesson titled The Political Structure of the Roman Republic. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Defines republic
  • Explains when the Roman Republic began
  • Explores consuls
  • Covers the role of the Assembly