Flashcards in The Roman World Fill in the Blank Deck (13):
In ancient times, Latin villages along the ____________ eventually united to form the city-state of _________.
In 509 BC. the Roman _________ set up a republic, a form of government in which ___________________.
people 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 AD., ___________ was proclaimed as the official religion of the empire.
The _____ became head of the church.
__________________ coupled with ___________ made daily life in the empire difficult.
After _____________ death, the empire permanently divided into _______ and _________ empires.