Fall of the Republic

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Fall of the Republic

  1. 1. Fall of the Republic
  2. 2. Agenda 3/28/07 <ul><li>Complete a diagnostic pretest </li></ul><ul><li>Recognize why the Roman Republic Fell </li></ul>
  3. 3. Warm Up <ul><li>Answer the following question with the munchkins at your table. </li></ul><ul><li>Question: Imagine a crazy monkey escapes from the zoo and is loose in our room. He is breaking things, ruining the new fans, and causing all kinds of havoc. Who could fix this problem? What would they do? </li></ul>
  4. 4. Objectives <ul><li>Complete the Rome: Empire Pretest </li></ul><ul><li>Recognize why the Roman Republic Fell </li></ul>
  5. 5. Main Idea <ul><li>The Roman Republic Ends!!!!!! </li></ul>
  6. 6. A. Territorial Expansion <ul><li>During “The troubles” Rome gained vast territories </li></ul><ul><li>Not all foreigners happy about being conquered=rebellions </li></ul><ul><li>More people, harder to control </li></ul>
  7. 7. B. Civil Wars <ul><li>Military Generals use army to claim power </li></ul><ul><li>People side with opposing Generals </li></ul><ul><li>Civil War erupts between citizens, Senate, and dictator </li></ul>
  8. 8. Rome: 218 B.C.E.
  9. 9. Rome: 146 B.C.E.
  10. 10. Rome: 44 B.C.E.
  11. 11. Rome: 192 C.E.
  12. 12. B. Caesar’s Assassination <ul><li>Caesar’s murder plunged Rome into another civil war </li></ul><ul><li>Brutus/Cassius vs. Caesar’s real friends </li></ul><ul><li>Does a state of emergency exist? </li></ul><ul><li>All of these problems create the perfect environment for the empire to begin… </li></ul>

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