Explain the government of the Roman Republic and its significance (e.g., written constitution, separation of powers, rule of law, representative government, the notion of civic duty, and checks and balances) and why it was inadequate to administer Roman affairs by the end of the second century B.C. (B.C.E.).
Ancient and Classical Civilizations to 700 C.E.
Students analyze the geographic, political, religious, social, and economic structures during the development of Rome.