Roman Empire and Christianity
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  • Question 1
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    Q. After his death, Augustus was made a god, or __________
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  • Question 2
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    Q. Christians call the Hebrew Bible the _________ _______ and their own writings the _________.
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    Torah and Talmud
    Koran and Gospels
    Old Testament and New Testament
    Old and New Gospels
  • Question 3
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    Q. The Romans, who enjoyed large-scale public entertainment, developed the round theater or _________
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  • Question 4
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    Q. Christians believe in one God who exists in three forms as the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. These three forms together are called the ________.
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  • Question 5
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    Q. What was the main reason the Romans wished to build good roads?
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    to transport food more quickly
    to make trading more efficient
    so soldiers could travel more quickly
    so all roads would lead to Rome
  • Question 6
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    Q. How can you tell that Cicero was considered a great orator?
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    He persuaded the army to make him emperor
    Politicians disliked his approach to the arts
    Later orators used his speeches as models
    The Romance languages still survive today
  • Question 7
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    Q. Jesus was a member of the
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    Roman army
    Christian people
    Jewish people
  • Question 8
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    Q. All of the following are central beliefs held by most Christians EXCEPT
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    Jesus wrote the sacred scriptures of Christianity
    Jesus died to atone for everyone's sins
    Jesus rose from the dead
    Jesus is the son of God
  • Question 9
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    Q. One of the emperors who ruled during the Roman Peace or _____ _______ was Hadrian who traveled around the empire building walls around Roman territory.
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    Pax Romana
    Pax Arcana
    Pace Roman
    Roman Stability
  • Question 10
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    Q. Millions of people today speak _________ _______ which developed from Latin.
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    Germanic Languages
    English Languages
    Romance Languages
    Latino Languages
  • Question 11
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    Q. Emperors debased the currency during the Imperial Crisis, which led to economic problems, including
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    tax evasion
  • Question 12
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    Q. Followers of Jesus were convinced he was the Messiah by their belief in his
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  • Question 13
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    Q. Why was most Roman trade conducted by sea, rather than by land?
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    sea trade was safer, faster, and cheaper
    Land routes were faster, but more expensive
    Sea trade was dangerous but very fast
    land routes were impossible in most cases
  • Question 14
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    Q. In what way did earlier Roman sculpture differ from that of Greece?
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    Greek sculpture was more modern
    Roman sculpture was more realistic
    Greek sculpture was more colorful
    Roman sculpture was more political
  • Question 15
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    Q. What did the disciples of Jesus do after his death?
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    they spread Christianity throughout the Roman world
    they argued for Jesus' innocence with Roman authorities
    They convinced Jews to stop persecuting the Romans
    They hid from the Romans and kept Jesus' teachings a secret
  • Question 16
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    Q. Late Roman Empire
    AD 180 The Pax Romana ends
    AD 235-284 Imperial Crisis
    AD 285 Diocletian divides the empire
    AD 312 Constantine converts to Christianity
    How many years between the end of the Pax Romana and the division of the empire by Diocletian?
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    less than 100 years
    more than 100 years
    more than 200 years
    more than 500 years                            
  • Question 17
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    Q. Which of the following was not a cause of the fall of the Roman empire?
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    Internal conflicts over power
    External attacks from the Huns, Franks, Goths, and Vandals
    Over-extending borders beyond their capability of defense
    Drought and disease
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