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Teenage life in Ancient Rome – TED-Ed

Teenage life in Ancient Rome - TED-Ed

Have you ever wondered what life was like in the past? In this TED-Ed video we learn about the life of a teenager from a rich family in Ancient Rome, it seems very different to life today!

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  • What type of family is Lucius from?
  • Why did young Romans wear amulets? 
  • What can Lucius do at 17 years old, and what can't he do?
  • Why are Roman children taken to the Throne of Augustus?
  • What kind of jobs do the slaves do? 


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