Roman Republic Quiz
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. Form of Government that elect their leaders to run their government - Roman Govt and US Today.
    answer choices
    Democracy
    Republic
    Parliament
    Communism
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. Rome is located on the ______________
    peninsula.
    answer choices
    Iberian
    Floridian
    Italian
    African
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. Rome's religion was originally ___________.
    answer choices
    Hinduism
    Monotheism
    Polytheism
    Buddhist 
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. Rome's writing was called _____________ and was based on __________ writing.
    answer choices
    Hieroglyphics, Egyptian 
    Cuneiform, Sumerian
    Sanskrit, Harappan
    Latin, Greek
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Made up of 300 elected Roman officials to make laws and taxes.
    answer choices
    Congress
    House of Representatives
    Senate
    Assembly
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. The official code of laws for Rome was called:
    answer choices
    Hammurabi's Code
    The Twelve Tables
    95 Thesis
    10 Commandments
  • Question 7
    60 seconds
    Q. During the Roman Republic, the senate was a select group of
    answer choices
    Patricians
    Plebeians
    Consuls
    Both Patricians & Plebeians
  • Question 8
    60 seconds
    Q. During the Roman Republic, the senate was a select group of
    answer choices
    Patricians
    Plebeians
    Consuls
    Both Patricians & Plebeians
  • Question 9
    60 seconds
    Q. The social class made up of craftsmen, merchants, and poor framres
    answer choices
    Ciceros
    Patricians
    Visogoths
    Plebeians
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Form of government started in Rome where the citizens have the power to elect their leaders. 
    answer choices
    Direct Democracy
    Republic
    Aristoracy
    Monarchy
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. Why was the Law of Twelve Tables an important step?
    answer choices
    Rome had no laws before that time
    they gave plebeians citizenship for the first time
    they made laws public for all citizens to read
    they gave plebeians more rights than patricians
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. When the last Tarquinian (Etruscan) king was overthrown by the Romans, which type of government did they establish?
    answer choices
    monarchy
    republic
    democracy
    theocracy
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. In order to have representation of various people in Rome, which three groups were created in the government?
    answer choices
    Christians, Jews, Muslims
    Senate, House of Representatives, Executive
    Brahmins, Vaisyas, Sudras.
    Senate, tribunes, Consul
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. In times of crisis, what did the Roman Republic do differently?
    answer choices
    They elected new Senate members who took full control of the government.
    They allowed the army to run the country.
    They selected a dictator to rule with absolute power for a short time.
    They elected a king to permanently take control.
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. What does a person’s “civic duty” require them to do?
    answer choices
    run for public office
    participate in their government
    trade only with local merchants
    travel spreading the teachings of Christianity
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. Which best describes the purpose of a system of “checks and balances”?
    answer choices
    All merchants will have an equal opportunity to trade.
    Laws will be written fairly for everyone.
    The military will be paid for their service.
    No one branch of the government will become stronger than another.
  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q. The 2 most powerful magistrates who led the army and ran the city were called -
    answer choices
    consuls
    senators
    tribunes
    plebeians
  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q. City officials who were elected -
    answer choices
    consul
    patricians
    senators 
    assembly
  • Question 19
    30 seconds
    Q. The common people (NOT nobles) in Roman society were called -
    answer choices
    patricians
    plebeians
    senators
    consuls
  • Question 20
    30 seconds
    Q. Democracy began in the ancient city of...
    answer choices
    Rome, Italy
    Athens, Greece
    London, England
    Venice, Italy
  • Question 21
    30 seconds
    Q. The citizens in the U.S. choose leaders to make decisions on our behalf. Which type of government does the U.S. have?
    answer choices
    Direct Democracy
    United Democracy
    Republic Democracy
    Representative Democracy
  • Question 22
    30 seconds
    Q. Ancient Greece has what time of Democracy?
    answer choices
    Direct
    Representative
  • Question 23
    30 seconds
    Q. In a Direct Democracy who makes the decisions?
    answer choices
    the people
    the reprsentatives
  • Question 24
    20 seconds
    Q.
    answer choices
    Democracy 
    Dictatorship
    Oligarchy
    Autocracy
  • Question 25
    20 seconds
    Q. The true sign of a ____________ is having citizens vote for their leaders or representatives.
    answer choices
    Democracy 
    Dictatorship
    Oligarchy
    Autocracy
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