Five Parts of the Roman Forum
Latin I
 This temple was started by
Augustus in 42 BC; Julius
Caesar’s funeral was held
there
 It was dedicated to Caesar
After ...
 It was a meeting place of
the people to discuss
current affairs
 There were three divisions
of those people—gentes,
mil...
 It is an arch erected in celebration of
the war victories of Septimius Severus
and his two sons Caracalla and Geta
again...
 It has the oldest known Latin
inscription
 It is an old style altar with a
column with the inscription
on it
 The insc...
 Erected in 78 BC by Quintus
Lutatius Catulus
 Storing place of law
documents
 Place of certain officials’
offices
 Th...
 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Temple_of_Caesar
 http://sights.seindal.dk/sight/171_Temple_of_Caesar.h
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 http://lh6.g...
 http://images.cdn.fotopedia.com/flickr-3049487688-
image.jpg
 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curia
 http://www.vroma.org...
 http://www.vroma.org/~forum/tabul.html
 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tabularium
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Forum Romanium

  1. 1. Five Parts of the Roman Forum Latin I
  2. 2.  This temple was started by Augustus in 42 BC; Julius Caesar’s funeral was held there  It was dedicated to Caesar After the Battle of Actium in 29 BC  It rested on a podium where speeches were held  Several portions of the foundation are seen today
  3. 3.  It was a meeting place of the people to discuss current affairs  There were three divisions of those people—gentes, military, and tribes  The first was made by Tullus Hostilius  Caesar built a Curia on the site of the Curia Hostilius after it was destroyed by protesters
  4. 4.  It is an arch erected in celebration of the war victories of Septimius Severus and his two sons Caracalla and Geta against the Parthians and Osroeni  There are three arches, the middle one being the largest  There are four reliefs, each showing scenes from the wars  Caracalla ended up killing Geta and removing his name from the arch
  5. 5.  It has the oldest known Latin inscription  It is an old style altar with a column with the inscription on it  The inscription is a curse against anyone who tramples the inner room of the site  The Romans claimed it was the tomb of Romulus
  6. 6.  Erected in 78 BC by Quintus Lutatius Catulus  Storing place of law documents  Place of certain officials’ offices  The remains of the temple of Veiovis are enclosed inside
  7. 7.  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Temple_of_Caesar  http://sights.seindal.dk/sight/171_Temple_of_Caesar.h tml  http://lh6.ggpht.com/_ULQqiJuFvKk/RopYn2a8rUI/A AAAAAAABIk/pI749D8A200/IMG_0841.JPG  http://intranet.arc.miami.edu/rjohn/Tabularium.jpg  http://www.wiebekoo.nl/kt/italie/rome/archeoroma/l apisniger2tmb.jpg  http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thu mb/b/be/RomaArcoArgentari.jpg/270px- RomaArcoArgentari.jpg
  8. 8.  http://images.cdn.fotopedia.com/flickr-3049487688- image.jpg  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curia  http://www.vroma.org/~forum/curia.html  http://www.vroma.org/~forum/laccurt.html  http://www.vroma.org/~forum/arcss.html  http://sights.seindal.dk/sight/161_Arch_of_Septimius_ Severus.html  http://www.vroma.org/~forum/lapn.html  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lapis_Niger
  9. 9.  http://www.vroma.org/~forum/tabul.html  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tabularium

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