The city Rome is located in Italy. Italy is on a peninsula. A peninsula is a land that is surrounded by water on 3 sides. Rome is located right next to the Tiber River.
Influence of Etruscan Sports
Two twin brothers were born by a princess. There uncle didn't want them to take his thrown so he had his men take the two boys to the Tiber River to drown them. As the babies were floating down the stream, a wolf found them and rescued them. The wolf took them in and cared for them as they grew up.
Influence of Greek Architecture
The Romans took inspiration and techniques for building from the Etruscans. Romans used building inspiration on there very famous structures. Important details on structures the Romans adapted were arches, and cuniculus. They used these thongs for there everyday life. You can still see these details on buildings today.
Influence of Greek Art, Religion, and Writing
Romans took influence from the Etruscans, They played bloody killing games as the Etruscans did. Fight to the death amoung slaves was very popular. Charriot racing also was one thing they did that sometimes didn't involve death all the time.
Architecture was very important for the Romans. They took influence from the Greeks. They built temples made out of Marble for there gods. They used Greek designs on public buildings. They built comunity places for the people all around to do something.
The Romans were influenced by the Greeks. The Etruscans took and changed the Greek alphabet and then later the Romans adopted the Etruscans alphabet.