4 7th Grade Social Studies Transformation of the Republic Ancient Rome Name____________________________________ Pd._____ Directions: Read pages 302-307 of the World History Book to answer the following questions. 1. Describe how equality was given to the plebeians within the government of the Republic. 2. Identify and describe in detail the three parts of the Roman Government. Explain how each part was elected or gained power. Explain the roles and responsibilities of each part within the government. 3. Explain how the Roman Government instituted and operated with a system of checks and balances. Identify how they worked and protected the power of the people. 4. Summarize the significance of written law. 5. Explain what the Forum was, and how it was used within the Roman Society.