Flashcards in Chapter 4 fill in the blank - Roman Deck (13):
In ancient times, Latin villages along the ________ eventually untied to form the city state of ______
IN 509 B.C., the Roman _________ set up a republic, a form of government in which ___________.
voters elect their leaders.
IN 44 B.C., ________ became dictator for life, but his enemies ___________.
stabbed him to death
A period of peace, called the __________, lasted for more than 200 years.
The political system that Augustus and his successors created greatly reduced the traditional powers of the ________, ________, and _________
Political power was centralized in the hands of the ________
Threatened by Jesus' message, the Romans put him to death by ______
Jesus' followers believe his Resurrection proved he was the ________, the savior of mankind sent by ______.
IN 391 A.D. , ________ was proclaimed as the official religion of the Empire.
the ______ became head of the church
________ coupled with ________ made daily life in the empire difficult.
invasions from outsiders
After ______ death, the Empire permanently divided into _____ and _______ empires.