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Ancient

Long, long ago

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Architecture

The design of buildings

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Contribution

The act of giving or doing something

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Government

A group of people who make rules and laws, carry out rules and law, and decide if rules and laws have been broken

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Representative Democracy

A government in which people vote for (elect) a smaller group of citizens to make the rules and laws for everyone - a republican form for government

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Characteristics

Different traits

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Economic specialization

Focusing on one product or service

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Economic interdependence

Two or more people depending on each other for goods or services (think trade!)

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Ancient people made ____________________ that affect the present world.

contributions

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Contributions of ancient Rome in Architecture:
1. __________________________2.___________________________

1. Coliseum
2. Aqueducts (arches)
3. roads

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Contributions of ancient Rome in Government:
1. __________________________2.___________________________

1. Republican (representative) form of government
2. A representative democracy

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Contributions in art
1. __________________________2.___________________________

1. Mosaics
2. Sculptures

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Ancient Rome - Human Characteristics
1. _________2._____________3.______________

1. Farmers
2. Road builders
3. Traders

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Ancient Rome - Physical Characteristics
1. _________________2._________________3._________________

1. Located next to a river
2. City built on many hills
3. Limited rich soil

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Ancient Rome - Adaptations to Environment
1. __________________________2.___________________________

1. Farmed on hillsides
2. Trading took place on the Mediterranean Sea

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Ancient Rome - Economic Specialization
1. ___________________2.___________________3.__________________

1. Building ships
2. Farming
3. Making pottery

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Ancient Rome - Economic Interdependence
1. __________________________

1. Traded with Egypt and other nearby communities

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Rome is located in what country?

Italy

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Rome, Italy is located in what continent?

Europe