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Flashcards in Traffic and Accomodations Deck (12):
1

Wheeled traffic was not allowed in cities at which time?

Between sunrise and 4:00 PM

2

When did deliveries have to be made?

In the evening or at night

3

At intersections what kept wagons from turning too tightly and damaging buildings?

Corner posts

4

What did most cities have to eliminate traffic?

A ring road

5

Vestal virgins and women of the imperial family rode in a light two wheeled mule drawn gig called

A carpentum

6

Litter

Lectica

7

Sedan-chair

Sella

8

Where was the litter carried?

On tall slaves' shoulders

9

Where were sedan-chairs carried?

The poles were slung from the slaves' shoulders by straps

10

Little houses

Mansiones

11

Guest-friendship

Hospitium

12

Guest, host
True meaning: guest-friend

Hospes