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  • Geography and Location of Rome
  • Myth of Romulus and Remus
  • Engineering Romans 
  • The Roman civilization flourished from about 700 B.C.E. to about 476 C.E. It began in the ancient city of Rome.Rome is located in Italy, which includes a peninsula and islands in southern Europe. The Italian peninsula is shaped a lot like a boot and reaches into the Mediterranean Sea with its toe pointed toward the island of Sicily.
  • Sports
  • The Romans have a myth about the founding of their city. Long ago, the story explains, a princess gave birth to twin sons, Romulus and Remus. The boys' father was Mars, the Roman god of war. The princess's uncle—the king—was afraid the boys would grow up to take his throne, so he ordered his men to drown them in the Tiber (TIE-bur) River. However, before the twins drowned, a wolf rescued them.
  • Greek Architecture 
  • Two important Etruscan structures the Romans adapted were the arch and the
  • Art 
  • Romans also flocked to see charioteers risk their lives racing four-horse teams.Romans also adapted two bloody Etruscan sporting events. The first was slave fighting. The Etruscan custom was to stage slave fights during funerals. Two slaves of the dead master fought to the death with swords and small shields. After being congratulated, the winner was executed.
  • The Roman civilization flourished from about 700 B.C.E. to about 476 C.E. It began in the ancient city of Rome.Rome is located in Italy, which includes a peninsula and islands in southern Europe. The Italian peninsula is shaped a lot like a boot and reaches into the Mediterranean Sea with its toe pointed toward the island of Sicily.
  • The statues often seemed just as powerful as the leaders themselves.Greek pottery was valued throughout the Mediterranean world for its usefulness and beauty. Greek potters created large clay vessels for storing food, water, and wine.
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