Rome is located in Italy, which is located on a peninsula. It is shaped like a boot, and reaches to the Mediterranean sea.
The Influence of Etruscan Sporting events
The myth of Romulus and Remus is that their bad uncle took them in the middle of the night and put them into a river, hoping for them to die. But, a wolf found them and took them in as their parents. Until a guy found them and took them to their mom.
The Influence of Greek Architecture
The Romans became great builders because they learned many techniques about engineering, or the science building, from the Etruscan. They Built an arch for a temple.
The Influence of Greek Art
They used to have chariot races for their sports. They also had slave fighting, until someone died they would stop fighting.
A couple of their sports are slave fighting and chariot races. For slave fighting they would fight until someone died.
For Greek art they made pottery, paintings, and sculptures. The Romans borrowed from the Greeks ideas while making their art.