Ancient Rome
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  • Question 1
    60 seconds
    Q. How did Constantine affect Christianity?
    answer choices
    He made Christianity legal in 313 AD
    He placed even more bans on the religion.
    He persecuted Christians in the Colosseum.
    He moved the capital of Rome to the Eastern Empire.
  • Question 2
    60 seconds
    Q. Which popular Roman attraction is pictured?
    answer choices
    Colosseum
    Pantheon
    Circus Maxiums
    Forum
  • Question 3
    60 seconds
    Q. The teachings of Jesus of Nazareth led to what religion's development?
    answer choices
    Nazarene
    Christianity
    Judaism
    Protestantism
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. What were the two top officials in the Roman government chosen to serve one year?
    answer choices
    Consuls
    Praetors
    Tribunes
    Senators
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Rome's most important legislative or law-making body of 300 Patrician men was called the
    answer choices
     Forum
    House of Representatives
    Congress
    Senate
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. By expanding the empire and reorganizing the military and government to make it safe and strong, Caesar Augustus created a new era of prosperity that lasted 200 years called 
    answer choices
    Pax Romana
    Golden Years
    Pax Augustus
    Age of Prosperity
  • Question 7
    60 seconds
    Q. After their last king, Rome became a _____, where people elect others to govern them. Those elected could only serve for ____.
    answer choices
    republic; 2 years
    democracy; 1 year
    democracy; 2 years
    republic; 1 year
  • Question 8
    60 seconds
    Q. Roman society was divided into two groups: the _____ (common people) and the _____(wealthy and powerful).
    answer choices
    Patricians; Plebeians
    Plebeians; Patricians
    Peasants; Patricians
    Servants; Plebeians
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. The Roman Empire began in 27 BCE when ________ claimed himself as emperor.
    answer choices
    Julius Caesar
    Marc Antony
    Marcus Antonius
    Octavian
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. What was the code of laws that the Romans created that laid out various rights and privelages?
    answer choices
    Constitution
    12 Tables
    Roman Law
    Laws of Rome
  • Question 11
    10 seconds
    Q. According to a traditional legend, who founded the city of Rome?
    answer choices
    Helen of Troy
    Romulus and Remus
    Aristotle and Plato
    Julius Caesar
  • Question 12
    5 seconds
    Q. What were the series of wars between Rome & Carthage? 
    answer choices
    WWI
    Trojan Wars
    Greek Wars
    Punic Wars
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. Most famous example of Roman Architecture - hold naval battles, wild animals, gladiator fights, etc...
    answer choices
    Parthenon
    Sphxnx
    Colosseum
    Aqueducts
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. Why did the Roman Empire Decline?
    answer choices
    Barbarian Invasions
    Reform and Reorganization Attempts
    Economic and Political Problems
    All of the Above are Reasons for Decline of the Roman Empire
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. How did Julius Caesar’s dictatorship most affect Rome?
    answer choices
    He constructed a large bridge across the Rhine River.
    His actions ended the Roman Republic.
    He conquered Carthage and gave farmland to the poor.
    He did not have a significant affect on Rome.
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. Which apostle was most responsible for spreading the Christian faith immediately after the death of Jesus by writing letters?
    answer choices
    Octavian
    Diocletian
    Paul of Tarsus
    Theodora
  • Question 17
    60 seconds
    Q. How many spectators could sit at the Colosseum?
    answer choices
    20,000
    50,000
    200,000
    250,000
  • Question 18
    60 seconds
    Q. Who made himself dictator for life and was seen as a hero to the plebeians because he gave them land & food, but was power-hungry to the patricians?
    answer choices
    Julius Caesar
    Mark Antony
    Scipio
    Caesar Augustus
  • Question 19
    60 seconds
    Q. What was the most important effect the killing of the Gracchus brothers had on Roman politics?
    answer choices
    Romans saw that violence could be used as a political weapon
    Sulla named himself dictator
    Romans formed a tripartite govt
    the gov't decided to give farms to poor Romans
  • Question 20
    10 seconds
    Q. A legendary hero from Troy who led the Trojans to a new city after they were defeated in the Trojan War
    answer choices
    Aeneas
    Romulus 
    Remus 
    Cincinnatus
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