Ancient Rome The place to be!! By:Ganiah Jean

Rome was located in Italy Rome city situated on the eastern banks of river Tiber

Tiber River flows from the Penning Mountains south-westwards to the Athenian Sea after passing by Rome.hills were portions of a volcanic ridge. The Aventine, Capitoline, and Palatine hills.

Rome enjoys a Mediterranean climate, with mild winters and hot, dry summers. January is the coldest month in Rome, and July and August the warmest. ... Winter (December to February) is mild, with the average temperature in December going around 55°F (13°C).

These are the winter climate,hot climate, and the rainy climate.

The map of Rome.

Map of Italy.

The Servian Wall that surrounded the city of Rome was supposedly built by the Roman king Servius Tullius in the 6th century B.C

There were chariot races and gladiatorial contests. Gladiator contest the fight to death no matter what.They also fought with animals.

There were sports contests also were play’s in open air theaters.

They would do Sports contests, chariot races. Plays were performed during religious ceremonies, to honor the gods.

Gladiators​ ​fought​ ​to​ ​​ ​death​ ​to​ ​entertain​ ​crowds. Gladiators​ ​were​ ​​well​ trained​ ​they​ ​trained​ ​in​ ​ludi.

They mainly ate fish,​ ​shellfish,​ ​seaweed,​ ​and​ ​wild​ ​figs.

The​ ​wealthy​ ​would​ ​live all​ ​live​ ​together​ ​in​ ​one​ ​house​ ​or​ ​apartment.Including​ ​all​ ​unmarried​ ​sons​ ​and​ ​daughters,​ ​as​ ​well as​ ​married​ ​sons​ ​and​ ​their​ ​wives.​ ​​ ​Married daughters​ ​went​ ​to​ ​live​ ​with​ ​their​ ​husband's​ ​family.

The​ ​poor​ ​lived​ ​​like​ ​always the​ ​oldest​ ​male​ ​in​ ​the​ ​family​ ​got​ ​to​ ​tell​ ​what goes.

​Whoever​ ​was​ ​the oldest​ ​male​ ​was​ ​the​ ​absolute​ ​ruler​ ​of​ ​the​ ​family.

​​ ​Gods​ ​controlled​ ​their​ ​lives​ ​​and ​spent a​ ​great​ ​deal​ ​of​ ​their​ ​time​ ​worshiping​ ​them.

The​ ​languages​ ​the​y ​spoke​ ​in​ ​Ancient​ ​Rome​ ​was​ ​Latin​ ​and​ ​Greek

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