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Introduction to the Roman Empire

Introduction to the Roman Empire

Author: Dennis Gordon

1) Students will be able to construct a timeline of the Roman Empire.

2) Students will compile a list of achievements connected to the Roman Empire.

3) Students will make comparisons between the Ancient Greeks and the Roman Empire.

For more than 500 years the Roman Empire dominated the Mediterranean Sea and much of Europe. The following tutorial will introduce you to several key individuals, events, and achievements made by the empire from the founding of Rome in the 7th Century BCE through the fall of Rome to barbarians in 476 of the Common Era.

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Intro to the Roman Empire

40 slide PowerPoint - covers the founding of the empire and several key emperors