History Term
Definition in your own words
Use the word in a sentence to showyour understanding of the history term.
Latins
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People from latium, an ancient country
I am a Latin.
Palatine
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A hill in ancient rome.
I live on Palatine.
cuniculus
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A irragartion system
I built the irragation system named cunicules
gladiators
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somebody trained to fight to their death.
I am a gladiator. I have been in 2 battles.
republic
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A goverment with elected leaders.
Our goverment is governed republicly.
patricians
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A rich man who held power.
I am a patrician.
plebians
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A person who has no say in goverment.
I am a plebian, I am very mad because I can not help the goverment.
empire
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A large place where a leader rules many people.
I am the leader of an empire.
expansion
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When an empire becomes larger
My empire expanded.
civil war
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When two regions in the same country go to war.
There was a huge sicil war in rome.
Punic Wars
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A series of wars fought between rome and Carthage.
I fought in a punic war.
legacy
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When somebody tranfers a culture.
I gave the american legacy to my friend in rome.
Greco-Roman
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having the characteristics of Roman art includig a strong Greek influence..
the picture in the art gallery has the characteristics of a Greco-Roman.
Renaissance
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A time in history when the Europeans had a re-birth of an interest in arts literature and learning.
The renaissance was a great time in history.
vault
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A structure with an arch that helps hold up a celing or roof.
My house has a vault.
dome
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A roof that is half of a sphere.
The white house has a dome.
Colosseum
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It was a big stadium where people where mauled to death by lions.
I went to the Colosseum and saw a big battle between lion and man.
Latin prefixes
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They are abbreviations for words.
I know many Latin prefixes.
Latin roots
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they are roots of Latin words.
I know all of the Latin roots.
Roman numerals
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A way of writing numbers.
In second grade we used Roman numerals.
Stoicism
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It is a school in the Athens.
I go to the school of stoicism.
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