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Ancient Rome

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devyn paulo

on 7 May 2010

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Transcript of Ancient Rome

Ancient Rome The Roman Republic Magistrates 2 Main officials of the Roman Republic Tripartite Government 3 parts to the Roman Republic were the: Magistrates, Senate, Assembly. Senate A branch os government with 300 members mostly made up of Patricians Checks & Balances Kept any 1 branch of a government from becoming more powerful from the others Assemblies 2 assemblies made up the 3rd branch of government, these branches represented the Democratic element of the Roman Republic Growth of the Republic Punic Wars vs. Carthage Roman Legion Professional Military Tactics Rome used Diplomacy Rome combined military stength with diplomacy. They offered defeated groups peace and many of the advantages of Roman citizenship. Wars between Rome and Carthage. Carthage won many times against Rome. Carthage even brought war elephants to battle against Rome. By the 3rd Punic War. Rome defeated Carthage with a counter attack when they captured Carthage's capital. Method to achieve a short term goal, such as winning a battle. A basic unit of Roman army which had from 4,000-5,000 heavily armed citizens who served from 20-25 years. At the end of their service they were rewarded with land to settle on. Romes government began to pay their soldiers because farmers could not be away from home for so longand still raise crops. This was a result in a professinal army of career soldiers
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