The development of civilization is affected by geography. Rome did not spring into being as a power on the Italian peninsula. It began as a tiny village along the Tiber River.
Etruscan Sport influence
The Myth of Romulus and Remus is that one day their was two boys that the ruler had but the uncle wanted to get rid of them so he had people steal them and put them in a lake.But then A wolf found them and rescued them and they got raised by then and a person found them.Soon enough they returned to the grandpa and fought over who would rule.Then one died and they named it Rome.
Greek influence of architecture on the Roman civilization
The Romans became excellent builders because they learned many techniques about engineering, or the science of building, from the Etruscan's. Two important Etruscan structures the Romans adapted were the arch and the cuniculus.
Greek influence of writing, art, and religion on the Romans
Romans also adapted two bloody Etruscan sporting events.The first was slave fighting .Etruscan spectators also enjoyed watching chariot races. In Roman stadiums, thousands of slaves died fighting as gladiators,
Greek architecture was one important influence on the Romans. The Greeks constructed marble temples as homes for their gods.The Romans used Greek designs in their own public buildings. Eventually, they learned to use concrete to create even larger structures, such as the Pantheon in Rome.
Both the Etruscans and the Romans admired Greek pottery, painting, and sculpture. The Greek influence on Roman painting and sculpture was so great that historians speak of “Greco-Roman art.. Roman sculptors became especially skilled in creating lifelike portraits