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primi ordines -

first rank

2

optio -

deputy

3

signifier -

standard-bearer

4

tesserarius -

organizer

5

primus pilus -

highly respected figure

6

praefectus castorum

commander of the camp

7

legatus

officer commanding a legion

8

tribunus laticlavius

senior tribune w/ a broad stripe

9

how many men were in a legion

5,240 men

10

primus pilus -

highly respected figure

11

in what year was Agricola born -

A.D. 40

12

what happened to Agricolas father shortly after he was born

executed

13

what did Agricola do when he was 18yrs old

served in army

14

where was Agricola sent in 70AD/CE

To Britian

15

how was he rewarded for his success in this task -

promotin to governship of Aquitanta

16

where did Agricola travel as governor -

to Britian

17

Agricolas accomplishments during his stay as governor -

expanded roads
conquest of wales
victory at Mons Graupis

18

for how long was Agricola governor -

7yrs

19

how did him being governor for 7yrs compare to others -

he was governor for long time

20

when did Agricola return to Rome -

85 A.D.

21

what did Agricola do w/ the rest of his life -

private life

22

when did Agricola die

93 AD

23

what allows us too know so much about Agricola -

his son wrote biography bout him

24

what was the principa -

headquarters

25

what was the praetorium

living headquarters of commanding officer

26

what was the valetudinarium -

hospital

27

what was the horrea

grannaries

28

what was the vallum -

ditch

29

what was the street praetoria -

maingate infront of principa

30

what was the via pricipalis

across whole fortress

31

what was the quintana

behind principa

32

describe the defensive barriers around the camp -

ditch
rampart
towers
gateways

33

what activites took place in the basillica

interviews

34

what was the sacellum and what was stored there

chapel

35

what was the aquila & who cared for it

image of eagle w/ outspread wings

aquilifers

36

what other parts of the camp were there -

baths
civilians house
ampitheater

37

what sort of civilians located themselves outside the camp -

traders
family
shops

38

what eventually became of many of these settlements

towns

39

when/how was the palace at Fishbourne discoverredd

1962

digging & saw a mosaic floor

40

how can archaeologist tell dates at sites -

watch existence & position of building

41

what does studying the pottery tell us

reveals trade patterns

42

what event happened in 270 AD

abandoned site robbed for building stone

43

abbreviations:
to the spirits of the departed

D M

44

abbreviations:
"son" follows the name of the father

F

45

abbreviations:
tribe

TER

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abbreviations:
birthplace

ARE

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abbreviations:
proceeds the soldiers legion #

LEG

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abbreviations:
length of service

XX

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abbreviations:
proceeds the # showing age of death

AN

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abbreviations:
means "is buried here"


HSE

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who were some people who worked on the arch -

slaves, poor freemen, craftsman, carpentar

52

what scene is depicted on the panels of the arch

timber framework

53

what was used ti make cement

lime mortar
sand
clay

54

what happened in 60 AD & again inn 80 Ad

fire in Rome

55

what were the ludi -

games

56

what were the ldui scaenici

theaterical shows

57

what were the ludi circensus

chariot races

58

how many people did the Circum Maximus hold -

250,000

59

what were factions -

whites
reds
blues
greens

60

mappa

start of race by dropping a napkin

61

the central platform -

spina

62

turning point where charioteers showed their greatest

meta

63

gladiatorial shows -

munera

64

who pad for munera -

upperclass Romas
emperor

65

how many ppl could the Amphitheatrum Flavium - also known as the Colloseum - hold?

50,000

66

who were allowed to lead the triumphal processions

the emperor

67

he is the king of gods -

Jupiter

68

the wife of king of gods

Juno

69

she is god of wisdom/war

Manerva

70

god of borders

terminus

71

what piece of evidence do we have that worship of the goddess isis was a priority for the Pompeians

had rebuilt the temple

72

where were the Mithraeum located -

underground like caves

73

what did stoicism profess was man's goal in life -

virtue

74

Rome grew up very ....

unplanned

75

Rome is 5x bigger than .....

NYC

76

what was the name of Romes port city -

Ostia

77

what is the river that runs through Rome

Tiber riveer

78

who lived in the Subura -

poor

79

who lived in the Esquiline -

rich

80

what events were at the Circus Maximus

chariot races

81

salutatio -

morning call

82

what was the sportula -

little basket w/ food/money in it

83

most import. patron of all -

emperor

84

what was class below emperor

senator

85

who was below senator -

equities

86

ppl who were small businessmen / craftsmen -

plebian

87

where did the name Rome come from

the mythical founder, Romulus

88

when was rome established -

753 BC

89

name of people living in region of rome -

latini

90

what was the Cloaca Maxima -

great sewer

91

how many kings did rome have during early yrs -

6

92

who controlled the roman world during the period known as the empire

emperors

93

miliarium aureum -

golden milestone

94

what took place at the rostra

public speeches

95

what was located in the Temple of Vesta

vestal virigns

96

a avenue for religious processions

via sacra

97

what became part of a Roman client state in 65 BC -

Judea

98

destruction of the temple in jerusalem occur-

Ad 66 -Ad 70

99

when did the siege on Masada end

AD 73