Rome was surrounded by 7 mountains and a river rann through it. Most people stayed by the river which was called Tiber River.
Influence of Etrustican Sports
Romulus and Remus were a myth of how Rome came to be. The two did wonderful thinngs after they were saved by a wolf from a river. The two soon became high enough to decide what to name their civilazation. They ended up fighting and Remus was killed by Romulus, the name rome coming from his name.
Influence of Greek Architecture
Stolen Greek Ideas Turned into Roman
Influences of Etruscan engineering made it´s way over to Rome in a matter of time. They gained the arces and other things that the Etrusticans did.
Influence of Greek Art, Religion, and Writing
Original Greek Ideas
Rome gained both slave fighting and chariot racing from Etrusticans. Chariot racing included chariots and horses. There are several laps taken around one path before someone is delcared the winner. Slave fighting typically took place at the master of the slaves funeral. Gladiators, the stronger slaves, weree trained and fought against others as well as animals such as lions and tigers.
The greeks way of building soon found its way over to Rome. They built many public spaces with the columns that orginated in greece. Most of the houses were based on the houses in greece.
The Romans have taken so many ideas from greek that sometimes it is hard for historians to tell what art is who´s. They could only tell what was who by the relisticness of Romes art. They also based their writing on greeks. They also stole greeks religion and just changed all the gods