Objective: To identify and explain similarities and differences of the Roman and Han Empires



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Empires: Roman and Han

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Objective: To identify and explain similarities and differences of the Roman and Han Empires


Do Now: Explain one lasting legacy of either the Roman or Han Empires. ________________________________
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Notes:

  1. Overview – Roman and Han

  1. Flourished at roughly the same time (200 BCE-200CE)

  2. Occupied a similar area (approximately 1.5 million square miles)

  3. Populations of a similar size (50 to 60 million)

  4. However, only dimly aware of each other Almost no direct contact

  1. Rome

  1. Began as a small city-state in Italian peninsula in 8th century BCE

  2. Originally ruled by king but aristocrats overthrew around 509 BCE

  3. Established a republic- patricians, wealthy landowners, dominated

  4. Two consuls exercised executive power  Advised by patrician assembly – the Senate




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