Freedom of thought
Art and beauty
It taught about Jesus who was a real man, not mythological.
It taught equality and mercy for the downtrodden of Rome.
It offered relevance and hope for life after death to even the lowest.
It taught that the Bible would lead the Romans to salvation
With enforcement of his legal codes
With taxation for his building projects
With violence from his military’s tactics
With tolerance for his people’s cultures
Judaism imposed strict dietary laws.
Judaism emphasized a belief in one God.
Judaism relied on the interpretations of religious scholars.
Judaism encouraged missionaries to convert non-believers.
Financial contribution to public-works projects
Attendance at religious ceremonies
Participation in public assemblies
Membership in the military
They allowed for belief in one God
They established written legal standards
They provided records of economic activity
They legalized democratic government
They failed to develop a system of writing
They extended their control over other peoples
They established advanced industrial economies
They all had democratically elected governments
Separate, independent city states
Belief in one God
Roman women became landowners.
Roman women started voting in elections.
Roman women began serving in the army.
Roman women began serving in the legislatures.
Roman women had the right to vote.
Roman women enjoyed some legal rights.
Roman women were equal to men.
Roman women could hold political offices.
Golden Age of Rome
Fall of the Roman Empire
Greatly limited the government's power
Served as a model for many later European legal systems
Provided the first democratic constitution
Both A & B
It ended the brilliance of the Classical Era of civilizations.
It allowed the Muslims to get a foothold in Spain.
It led to a nationalistic spirit among European nations.
It ended the spread of Christianity throughout Europe.
The Eastern Empire had a powerful army which the West did not.
The Western Empire had no slaves to use for fighting the barbarians.
The Eastern Empire had a more sustainable and advanced economy.
The Western Empire had the political system that the East did not.
Allowing a supreme court of impartial judges
Creating a system of public baths for sanitation
Granting citizens the right to participate in government through the voting process
Establishing a council of the 500 largest landowners to serve as advisers to legislators
None of the above