Describe what the chapter “The Eternal City” is mostly about and why the structures described were important in Ancient Rome.
Book: Ancient Rome and Pompeii: A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #13 by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce (April 2006) pp. 24 – 37
Read the following sentence from page 26.
“In fact, the Romans invented concrete around 200 BC.”
Now read another sentence from page 27.
“Workers made concrete by mixing cement, sand, gravel, and water together.”
How is the second sentence connected to the first sentence?
Explain why the chapter is titled “The Eternal City.”
What buildings and structures were important in Rome? Why?
finely done or made