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Ancient Rome Test Prep.

Italy is located on which continent?
a) Asia
b) North America
c) Europe
d) South America

Body of water east of Italian Peninsula
a) Atlantic Ocean
b) Adriatic Sea
c) Mediterranean Sea
d) Indian Ocean

Mountain range to north of Italian Peninsula
a) The Alps
b) The Apennines
c) Rocky Mountains
d) Appalachian Mountains

Rome was built along this river.
a) Tiber River
b) Nile river
c) Colorado River
d) Amazon River

Final battle of the Second Punic War where Hannibal was finally defeated, Carthage was forced to sign a peace treaty giving up control of Spain and the Western Mediterranean
a) Zuma
b) Scipio
c) Julius Caesar
d) Carthage

The Roman General that defeated Hannibal at the Battle of Zuma during the Second Punic War
a) Zuma
b) Hannibal
c) Scipio
d) Augustus

In this branch of government, 300 Patricians could serve
a) Assemblies
b) Senate
c) Consuls
d) House

General who commanded the Carthaginian army in the second Punic War; crossed the Alps and defeated the Romans but was recalled to defend Carthage and was defeated.
a) Lectur
b) Hannibal
c) Zuma
d) Scipio

They had the power to veto the other consul, lead the army, serve as judges, and they also had religious duties.
a) Consuls
b) Judges
c) Senators
d) Assemblies

A channel used to transport fresh water to highly populated areas. They were amazing features of engineering during the time period.
a) Sewers
b) Pipes
c) Aqueducts
d) Bridges

A type of government, in which citizens elect representatives and officials to rule on their behalf. This type of government was established and used by the Romans.
a) Dictatorship
b) Empire
c) Republic
d) Anarchy

Also called Carthaginian Wars, were a series of three wars between the Roman Republic and the Carthaginian (Punic) empire.
a) The Pelopennesian War
b) The Roman Wars
c) Athens and Sparta War
d) The Punic Wars

Were the elite class of Rome. They were at the top of Roman society along with emperors. These families provided the empire’s political, religious and military leadership.
a) Plebeian
b) Patrician
c) Etruscan
d) Latin

All of the following are grown in Italy except for...
a) Citrus
b) Olives
c) Rice
d) Grapes

On which continent was the city of Carthage(Rome's enemy)??
a) Australia
b) Asia
c) Africa
d) Europe

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