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Primary and Secondary sources
Ancient Rome
Social Structure of Rome
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Define chronology

The arrangement of events or dates in the order of their occurrence.

100

Identify whether this is a primary or secondary source: 

A letter written by a soldier in WWI 

Primary Source

100

Who was the leader of the Carthaginian army?

Hannibal

100

Who is at the bottom of the social hierarchy in ancient Rome?

Slaves

100

True or False:

Circa means in that exact year

False. 

Circa means "approximately" or "around"

200

Define historian

A historian is a person who studies and writes about the past

200

Identify whether this is a primary or secondary source: 

An interview conducted in 1950's for a documentary.

Primary

200

Gladiators fought in the..

Colosseum 

200

Who is at the top of the social hierarchy?

Patricians

200

What does Anno Domini mean?

In the Year of our Lord

300

Define archaeology

The study of human history and prehistory through the excavation of sites and the analysis of artefacts and other physical remains.

300

Identify whether this is a primary or secondary source: 

A textbook outlining events in history

Secondary

300

The first laws of Ancient Rome were called the...

The twelve tables.

300

There were four main social structures in ancient Rome, who is second to last on the pyramid?

Freemen

300

1308 is in which century?

14th Century

400

Define monotheistic

Belief that there is only one God.

400

Identify whether this is a primary or secondary source: 

An encyclopaedia 

Secondary

400

Julius Caesar was a ____________ in Rome

Dictator

400

Describe plebians

Plebians were second from the top, they were farmers, bakers, builders or craftsmen – who worked hard to support their families and pay their taxes. 

400

Outline the Out of Africa Theory.

All humans originated in Africa and that we subsequently migrated out of the continent over time.

500

Define polytheistic 

Belief in or worship of more than one god.

500

What is the difference between primary and secondary sources?

primary historical sources are sources from a particular time period, while secondary sources can be said to be about that time period.

500

The founders of Rome were called _________ and ____________

Romulus and his twin brother, Remus

500

identify the differences between plebians and freemen.

Freemen were freed slaves, and had little rights  whereas plebians were all free Roman citizens who were not members of the patrician, senatorial or equestrian classes. Plebeians were average working citizens of Rome – farmers, bakers, builders or craftsmen – who worked hard to support their families and pay their taxes. 

500

What came first?

Medieval History or Ancient history

Ancient History

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