Flashcards in History Deck (62)
How many kings were there?
Who was the first king?
Who was the last king?
Who were the first consuls?
Brutus and Collatinus
When was the Monarchy?
753 - 509 BC
When was the Republic?
509 - 27 BC
When was the Empire
27 BC - 476 AD
Who was Cincinnatus?
The altruistic dictator who left his farm to kill bad guys, then returned to farming.
How many Punic Wars were there?
Who were the Punic Wars against?
Which Punic War involved Hannibal?
Who crossed which mountain range with elephants in the 2nd Punic war?
Hannibal, Pyrenees (Between Spain and France)
Where was Rome's first province?
Who defeated Hannibal where?
Publius Cornelius Scipio at the Battle of Zama (Near Carthage). He earned the cognomen Africanus.
Who said "Carthago Delenda Est"
Cato the Elder
What became a province as a result of the 3rd Punic War?
Who ended the slave revolt started by Spartacus where?
The pirates were defeated by whom, where?
Pompey, Mare Nostrum
Who was in the first triumvirate?
Caesar, Pompey, Crassus
Who lost the standards where?
Who conquered Gaul and Helvetia, and also invaded Germany and Brittania?
Caesar crossed where and declared war on Rome?
____ and ____ fled Rome after Caesar crossed the Rubicon to ____
Pompey and the Senate fled to Epirus (Greece)
Caesar defeated Pompey where?
Pharsalus (IS THIS MACEDONIA OR EPIRUS?)
After Pompey was defeated at Pharsalus, he fled where?
Where did Caesar say Veni Vidi Vici?
Pontus where he defeated some insignificant king. (Which BTW is northern Asia Minor)
When was Caesar killed and by whom?
44 BC on the Ides of March by Brutus and the other Senators
Who formed the 2nd Triumvirate?
Marc Antony, Octavian, Lepidus
Pompey defeated Marc Antony where?
Battle of Actium (Naval)