Christianity and the Pax Romana (Daily Life of Roman Soldier (Had to be…
Christianity and the Pax Romana
Daily Life of Roman Soldier
Had to be able to swim, build bridges, set up a camp, and fight as a unit.
Some soldiers were specially trained to be archers and other things.
Soldiers had to march 20+ miles a day with a full suit of armor and equipment.
Effect of Aqueducts on Roman Society
Aqueducts allowed the city to have water to bathe
Aqueducts brought water to the emperors houses and wealthy people that could pay for it
Aqueducts allowed the city to have drinking water through fountains
What is a Centurion
A centurion was the commander of a century in the Roman Army. Leader of 100 men.
What is an Aqueduct
An aqueduct was a long, angled trough that allowed water to flow into the city
What is a Roman Legion
A Roman Legion was a unit of the Roman Army, made up of 5,400 men (main fighting unit)
How did centurions, legions, and aqueducts contribute to the Pax Romana?
They made Rome a safe place for a lot of people to live in