Friday, January 20, 2012

Online Study Session!

It's that time again for an online study session!!  This time we'll review for the test over Chapter 7, Ancient Rome. 

I will be online from 8:30-9:00pm on Wednesday January 25. 

Please have a book, study guide, and your wonderful brain ready when you log in. 

See you then!!

98 comments:

Valerie_Neuharth said...

I am here! Let me know when you get on! I'll start asking questions at 8:30

allison.barth said...

i'm hear

tynice.loudner said...

Im Here.

Carson.Powers said...

Im Here

Jacob.Mutziger said...

here

Valerie_Neuharth said...

FIrst question

izzy.tyrell said...

I'm here

james.medicinehorn said...

im here

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Rome's geographic setting was important because.....
a)strong winds
b)its position was central to Italy and the known Western world
c)it was surroinded by deserts, keeping it safe from invasions
d)farmers depended on yearly flooding to plant crops

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Rome's geographic setting was important because.....
a)strong winds
b)its position was central to Italy and the known Western world
c)it was surroinded by deserts, keeping it safe from invasions
d)farmers depended on yearly flooding to plant crops

james.medicinehorn said...

b

tynice.loudner said...

B

Valerie_Neuharth said...

And hello everyone! Nice to see all of you :)

allison.barth said...

b

izzy.tyrell said...

b

james.medicinehorn said...

nice to see you to

Jacob.Mutziger said...

b

Carson.Powers said...

B

Valerie_Neuharth said...

B is correct! Nicely done! Next question.....


If two Roman consuls disagreed on how to handle an emergency, Roman law provided for…..
a)the appointment of a dictator
b)the election of a king
c)the crowning of an emperor
d)the appointment of a general

Jacob.Mutziger said...

a

Carson.Powers said...

A

james.medicinehorn said...

a

tynice.loudner said...

A

allison.barth said...

a

Valerie_Neuharth said...

A is the correct answer! Nice job!! Here is the next question.....

Augustus was given a great deal of power by the senate because….
a) he was a harsh dictator
b)he threatened to destroy the republic
c) the people were grateful that Rome was at peace
d) he could not control the army

Jacob.Mutziger said...

C

james.medicinehorn said...

c

Carson.Powers said...

C

tynice.loudner said...

C

allison.barth said...

c

Valerie_Neuharth said...

C is the correct answer. Here is the next question.....

As long as the conquered people lived peacefully, they were
a) strictly ruled by Roman generals
b) left alone by Roman governments
c) not allowed to follow their religion
d) exempt from paying taxes

Devin.Taylor said...

just got here

Devin.Taylor said...

b

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Hello Devin. Can you see the last question?

izzy.tyrell said...

a

Jacob.Mutziger said...

B

Carson.Powers said...

B

allison.barth said...

a

izzy.tyrell said...

c

Devin.Taylor said...

ya i answered b

james.medicinehorn said...

b

Emily.Sinkie said...

I'm here too

allison.barth said...

wait b

izzy.tyrell said...

b

tynice.loudner said...

D

Valerie_Neuharth said...

B is the correct answer. Remember, if you WERE peaceful, the government left you alone. They didn't like the Christians because they were NOT peaceful.


Here is the next question…..


Roman law is important to us today because
a) it shows why the empire finally fell apart
b)it was extremely harsh and unfair to conquered people
c) it did not protect the rights of people accused of crimes
d) it developed ideas of justice that are the basis of our legal system

Devin.Taylor said...

d

Emily.Sinkie said...

D

Jacob.Mutziger said...

D

Carson.Powers said...

D

allison.barth said...

d

izzy.tyrell said...

d

james.medicinehorn said...

d

Valerie_Neuharth said...

The correct answer is D. Next question…..

In ancient Rome, MOST people lived
a) in tents
b) in villas
c) in poor housing
d) on small farms

Devin.Taylor said...

C

Jacob.Mutziger said...

C

Carson.Powers said...

C

Emily.Sinkie said...

C

izzy.tyrell said...

c

allison.barth said...

c

Valerie_Neuharth said...

The correct answer is C. GOOD JOB!

Next question……

Most of all, ancient Romans placed great emphasis (valued it or liked it) on.....
a) family life
b) military achievements
c) religious intolerance
d) freedom for their slaves

james.medicinehorn said...
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Devin.Taylor said...

B

Jacob.Mutziger said...

A

Carson.Powers said...
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izzy.tyrell said...

b

allison.barth said...

a

Valerie_Neuharth said...

think....what do you value MOST in life.......

izzy.tyrell said...

a

Emily.Sinkie said...

A

Carson.Powers said...

A

james.medicinehorn said...

a

Valerie_Neuharth said...

The correct answer is A - the Romans valued family the most.

Next question....


Under Constantine’s Rule, the Roman Empire
a) was intolerant of all religions
b) collapsed
c) did NOT persecute Christians
d) was divided into TWO parts

Jacob.Mutziger said...

C

Devin.Taylor said...

C

Valerie_Neuharth said...

BTW - there are 2 more questions left. If you want essay help, I'll stay on until 9:10

allison.barth said...

c

Carson.Powers said...

C

izzy.tyrell said...

c

Emily.Sinkie said...

C

Valerie_Neuharth said...

GOOD job!! It is C.
Constantine was a Christian, so he would not kill them….

LAST QUESTION…

One reason why the Roman Empire lost its power was…

a)The spread of INFLATION
b)The LOW price of food
c)A series of droughts
d)The INCREASE of trade

Jacob.Mutziger said...

A

Devin.Taylor said...

A

Carson.Powers said...

A

allison.barth said...

a

izzy.tyrell said...

a

Emily.Sinkie said...

A

allison.barth said...

can we use notes

Valerie_Neuharth said...

The correct answer is A.

For the essays.....

Make sure you know about how Rome treated Christians compared to how they treated the religions of other people they conquered.

Also, make sure you know why Rome began to decline with Commodus. What kind of sneaky things did he do.....

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Yes Allison. THis is the LAST test for any kinds of notes.

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Any other questions? Any about the essays?

Devin.Taylor said...

Commodus stole money from the empire i think(not using notes)

Jacob.Mutziger said...

BYE

allison.barth said...

can we use notes on test

Valerie_Neuharth said...

bye. Yes, you can use notes. NOT THE STUDY GUIDE though.....

Yes, Commodus did steal $$$

izzy.tyrell said...

can you help me to find the first 2 essay questions ? what pages?

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Izzy, The one about Commodus? It's in the last section, section 5

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Ok, peace out and GOOD NIGHT!!! See me in the morning if you need more help.