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Rome Through The Ages


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Rome Through The Ages

  1. 1. Rome Through the Ages By: Pinkez 04 and Pinkez 23
  2. 2. Introduction <ul><li>Rome is one of the most altering places ever. It has changed in a lot of ways. It’s changed the people in government, and the mode of transportation. They change by walking one day and riding a car the next. These are some of the ways Rome changes!!! </li></ul>
  3. 3. Trade <ul><li>Ancient and Modern </li></ul><ul><li>Trade in Rome is a part of everyday life </li></ul><ul><li>Some important people chosen by emperor trade something very valuable </li></ul><ul><li>They succeed then emperor pay handsomely </li></ul><ul><li>2 different ways you can trade land or sea </li></ul><ul><li>Sea = Mediterranean Sea or Black Sea </li></ul><ul><li>Land = Appian Way </li></ul><ul><li>Trade corn and olives </li></ul>
  4. 4. Transportation <ul><li>Ancient </li></ul><ul><li>Transportation in Rome transportation is like ours </li></ul><ul><li>In ancient times army built highways </li></ul><ul><li>Walked also </li></ul><ul><li>Rich people rode horses </li></ul><ul><li>Emperors rode on carriages/champion horses </li></ul><ul><li>Modern </li></ul><ul><li>They have buses, cars, and trains like we do </li></ul>
  5. 5. Hadrian’s Wall <ul><li>Hadrian’s Wall built by army </li></ul><ul><li>Orders of emperor Hadrian </li></ul><ul><li>Built to keep out Picts </li></ul><ul><li>Picts = ruthless </li></ul><ul><li>Made in year 122 </li></ul><ul><li>One of the best remarkable pieces of engineering ever </li></ul><ul><li>117 kilometers long </li></ul><ul><li>3 meters wide </li></ul><ul><li>6 meters high </li></ul><ul><li>2 soldiers stood at their side as lookouts </li></ul><ul><li>Has: hospital, granary, barracks, workshop, and a washroom </li></ul>
  6. 6. Literature <ul><li>Ancient </li></ul><ul><li>Most education received was literature </li></ul><ul><li>Education important </li></ul><ul><li>Only boys allowed to go to school </li></ul><ul><li>Girls stayed home, helped moms </li></ul><ul><li>2 types of school </li></ul><ul><li>Begin school to 11 or 12 </li></ul><ul><li>12 and up is after </li></ul><ul><li>Kids wrote mixtures items </li></ul><ul><li>Gum and soot are 2 of them </li></ul><ul><li>Wrote on wax tablet with stylus </li></ul>Wax Tablet
  7. 7. Government <ul><li>Ancient </li></ul><ul><li>Ancient days of Rome kings ruled </li></ul><ul><li>Little while later became Communist government </li></ul><ul><li>No one better than other </li></ul><ul><li>2 people called Consuls </li></ul><ul><li>Senate made up 600 seats </li></ul><ul><li>Modern </li></ul><ul><li>Prime Minister Italy heads majority party </li></ul><ul><li>Senate now 315 seats </li></ul><ul><li>Current President Giorgio Napolitano </li></ul><ul><li>Italy = upper-legislative Senate </li></ul><ul><li>11 Senators are elected for life </li></ul><ul><li>Others for 5 years </li></ul>Giorgio Napolitano
  8. 8. Technology <ul><li>Ancient </li></ul><ul><li>Relied on engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Mainly building baths </li></ul><ul><li>Some important parts of engineering included furnace/hypocaust, and water pipes </li></ul><ul><li>Modern </li></ul><ul><li>Modern technology like America </li></ul><ul><li>Cell phones </li></ul><ul><li>Subways </li></ul><ul><li>Trains </li></ul>
  9. 9. Religion <ul><li>Ancient </li></ul><ul><li>People in Ancient Rome worshipped a lot of gods </li></ul><ul><li>Jupiter = ruler of all gods also ruler of Rome </li></ul><ul><li>They made sacrifices/offerings to gods </li></ul><ul><li>Adopt other gods = other people and religions </li></ul><ul><li>Modern </li></ul><ul><li>People are Roman-Catholic </li></ul><ul><li>Different ways to worship gods </li></ul><ul><li>Catholic churches </li></ul><ul><li>Pilgrimages </li></ul><ul><li>Informal gatherings </li></ul><ul><li>Praying at shrines </li></ul>A cow, a common sacrifice
  10. 10. Leaders <ul><li>Early Ancient Roman leaders: </li></ul><ul><li>Julius Octavius </li></ul><ul><li>Tiberius Claudius Nero </li></ul><ul><li>Gaius Caesar </li></ul><ul><li>Tiberius Claudius Drusus Nero Germanicus </li></ul>Gaius Julius Octavius
  11. 11. Conclusions <ul><li>They had a very fair government </li></ul><ul><li>Senate has a lot of seats </li></ul><ul><li>Make decisions that are the best for the country and city = effect </li></ul><ul><li>Had people to protect poor people’s rights </li></ul><ul><li>Roman literature has advanced a lot they </li></ul><ul><li>Used to give good education to rich families </li></ul><ul><li>Now education is fair </li></ul><ul><li>Romans have more knowledge and more to teach = effect </li></ul><ul><li>Roman technology advanced a lot over time </li></ul><ul><li>Good because if they still writing on wax tablets can not call families = effect </li></ul><ul><li>Also isolated </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  12. 12. Global Awareness <ul><li>Part of roman religion depended on the people living near by Rome. An example of was when Greek was very important to Rome. After that, a lot of people began to worship the gods that the Greek worshipped. This relates to the world because if one country has a huge impact on another in religion, then people from that country will mostly likely start worshipping that religion too! </li></ul><ul><li>Rome relied on France and Spain to buy/trade their supplies/aid. Spain and France relied on Rome for food like; corn, beef, and olives, which is an example of how countries rely on each other to survive! </li></ul>
  13. 13. Bibliography <ul><li>Books </li></ul><ul><li>     Metha-Jones Shilpa. Life in Ancient Rome . New York: Crabtree Publishing Company. 2005. </li></ul><ul><li>     </li></ul><ul><li>     James, Simon. Ancient Rome . New York: D.K. Publishing. 2004. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Images </li></ul><ul><li>   Coune, Dr. Patricia. &quot;Hadrian's Wall.&quot; 2005. . May 5, 2009. < >. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>          TEFL International. &quot;Rome Italy.&quot; . May 5, 2009. <http:// >. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>          Paperless Undergrad. &quot;Wax Tablet.&quot; . May 5, 2009. < > </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  14. 14. Bibliography Continued <ul><li>  Images </li></ul><ul><li>     &quot;Tiberius Cladius Drusus Nero Germanicus.&quot; 10 B.C. . May 5, 2009. .> </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>     British Museum. &quot;Tiberius Cladius Nero.&quot; . May 2, 2009. < > </li></ul><ul><li>     </li></ul><ul><li>          Boston Museum. &quot;Gaius Julius Octavius.&quot; . My 2, 2009. < >  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>      British Museum. &quot;Gaius Ceasar.&quot; . May 2, 2009. < >   </li></ul>
  15. 15. Bibliography Continued <ul><li>Encyclopedia </li></ul><ul><li>       White Kenneth, John. &quot;Rome.&quot; World Book Q-R - 16. 2006.    </li></ul><ul><li>   </li></ul><ul><li>Websites </li></ul><ul><li>“ The Early Emperors.” March 21, 2009. < >. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>“ Gaius Julius Octavius Augustus.” March 21, 2009. < augustus/ >. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Italy.&quot; Culture Grams. 2008. Proquest. May 2, 2009. < =5&wmn= Europe&cid =80&cn= Italy&sname = Government&snid =18. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  16. 16. Bibliography Continued <ul><li>Websites </li></ul><ul><li>Trueman, Chris. &quot;Ancient Rome and Trade.&quot; April 24, 2009.< http:// .> </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Trueman, Chris. &quot;Roman Baths.&quot; April 25, 2009.< http:// .> </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  Trueman, Chris. &quot;Roman Roads.&quot; April 23, 2009.< http:// .> </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Fisher, Grant-Harlan Beth, Cheri. &quot;Roles of men, women, and children in Ancient Rome.&quot; May 1, 2009. < > </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  17. 17. Bibliography Continued <ul><li>Websites </li></ul><ul><li>  Trueman, Chris. &quot;How was Rome governed.&quot; April 25, 2009.< http:// /how_ was_rome_governed.htm .> </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  Trueman, Chris. &quot;Roman Education.&quot; April 25, 2009.< http:// .> </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  Trueman, Chris. &quot;Hadrian's Wall.&quot; April 27, 2009.< .> </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Italy.&quot; Culture Grams. 2009. Proquest. April 28, 2009. <> </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  18. 18. Bibliography Continued <ul><li>Websites   </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Italy.&quot; Culture Grams. 2009. Proquest. May 2, 2009. < =5&wmn= Europe&cid =80&cn= Italy&sname = Religion&snid =5 .> </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Italy.&quot; Culture Grams. 2009. Proquest. May 2, 2009. =5&wmn= Europe&cid =80&cn= Italy&sname = Education&snid =21. </li></ul><ul><li>Special Thanks to Clip Art!!! </li></ul>