A city-state that is on a peninsula. Which is in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea.
Etruscan influence of sports on the Romans.
Two brothers who were supposed to be drowned on purpose but were found and raised by a pack of wolves and grew up to become kings of Rome. One another fought to pick the name of the city and Remus died so Romulus named Rome, Rome.
Greek influence of architecture on the Roman civilization.
The Romans became great builders. They learned many techniques about engineering from the Etruscan.
Greek influence of writing, art, and religion on the Romans.
The Romans adopted two sports from the Etruscan's. One was slave fighting. Another was to have slave fights at the owners funeral.
Ancient Greek architectural style that heavily influenced later architecture is the Colonnade. A colonnade is row of columns that support an entablature and roofs. Another is the Roman Colosseum.
Influence on writing is the Romans borrowed and adopted the alphabet. Roman writers were inspired by Greek poetry and myths.