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1

What were the ludi, ludi Scaenici, and ludi circenses

Games, theatrical shows, chariot races

2

In what ways were the conservative social divisions in society exhibited during these events -

Senators & equestrians had front seats
Poor sat at top
Women sat w men

3

How many people could the circum Maximus in Rome have held

250,000

4

What were factions

White, reds, blues, greens

5

Mappa -

Start of race by dropping a napkin

6

Spins

The central platform

7

Meta

Turning point where charioteers showed its greatest

8

What were munera

Gladiatorial shows

9

Who paid for these munera during the republic - during the empire -

Upperclass Romans ; emporer

10

How many people could the ampitheaterum flavium hold and how is that structure more commonly known

50,000
More commonly known as the colosseum

11

Where did the triumphal processions begin & end -

Begin: campus Martius
End: temple of Jupiter

12

Who were allowed to lead triumphal processions during the empire -

The emperor