ANCIENT ROME ASSIGNMENT

 

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1  Describe each of the following:   

 

plebians

patricians

 

http://library.thinkquest.org/26602/government.htm

using the above site and one you find on your own answer the following:

2  Describe each of the three legislative bodies (who belonged, duties, etc)

 

3  Describe any similarities between  these bodies and our own legislative system (USA)

 

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4  List the 5 leaders who elected to see to the day to day running of the state.

 

5  Describe each of the following

censor

pontifiex maximus

dictator

 

6   Which of the above are similar to our own elected leaders  ?  Explain

 

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7  Go to the section on "law" and answer the 5 questions over the reading

 

   http://library.thinkquest.org/17740/emperors.html

 

8 Why were Ceasar's men so loyal to him ?

9 What was Nero best known for ?

10 Describe what happened on March 15, 44 BC