To explain the variety of roles within the Roman political system.
To understand the history of the parental lineage of Augustus and its history.
Recap on previous lesson
Role of the Magistrates
Role of the Assembly
Refer to p. 12 of Artus.
Take notes on the function of the Assembly and the three different types of Assembly.
Centuriate Tribal Plebeian
To the left is an example of the full Roman name of ‘Marcus Aurelius Lucii f. Quinti n. tribu Galeria Antoninus Felix, domo Caesaraugusta’
The main parts of this name which we need to understand are the following:
Component Name Note Marcus praenomen Aurelius nomen gentile he belonged to gens Aurelia (the Aurelii ) Lucii f(ilius) patronimicus son of Lucius Quinti n(epos) grandparent grandson of Quintus tribu Galeria tribe a tribe from Galleria, a region of Hispania Antoninus cognomen he belonged to Antonini branch of the clan Felix agnomen "the Fortunate", a nickname domo Caesaraugusta residence ancient Zaragoza in Hispania
Read through the worksheet and answer the questions on Julius Caesar and his influence in Roman society.
The Julio-Claudian Family Tree
Go to timetoast and construct a timeline which outlines the breakdown of the Republic.