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STUDY GUIDE CHAPTER 9

1. By 100 b.c. What percentage of Italy's people were enslaved? --Around forty percent of the population was enslaved.

2. How  long did the Byzantine Empire last?
--It lasted around 1,000 years, give or take a few years.

3. The poet Horace wrote satires that __________________.
--Poked fun of human weaknesses.

4. How did Romans honor there gods and goddesses?
--They made burnt offerings and prayed to them every night. 

5. What happened when the last Severan emperor died?
--After the end of the Severan dynasty, Rome went through The Crisis of the 3rd Century, and for 50 years a whole string of military commanders declared themselves emperor and backed up their claims with their own soldiers.

6. When do historians date the fall of Rome?
--They date the fall around a.d. 550

7. Galen emphasized the importance of _____________.
--Anatomy

8. Byzantine women mainly _____________.
--Worked in the house

9. What happened when Rome coins lost value in a.d. 200?
--Everyone lost their morals and riots broke out as well as fights

10. Theodosius decided to do what after his death?
--he decided to decide the empire.

11. What happened after the battle of Adrianople?
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12. List some of the major Byzantine industries._______,_________, and __________. --

13. The empress Theodora helped _______________.
--

14. How did roman statuses differ from Greek statuses.
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ESSAY

1. Why did Rome's power decline?
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2. What was life like for poor people in Rome? How did the roman empire try         to keep poor people loyal?
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3. How did the location of Constantinople help it grow wealthy and             prosperous.
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4. Whom did the Romans force into slavery? How were the slaves treated? --

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