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Which of the statements BEST describes the Julio- Claudian emperors?
Upon the death of Alexander
Concerning social classes during early Roman Empire,
The original Indo- Europeans possibly came from
All of the following occurred during the reigns of the five 'good emperors' EXCEPT for
The first of the Flavian emperors was
A clear trend of Hellenistic cities was
The Alexandrian scholar Euclid's most famous achievement was
The Roman praetorian gaurds were
The philosophical school that stressed happiness through freeing oneself from a political life was
Hellenistic sculpture
For the Greeks, the term 'arete' described the
In ancient civilizations, bronze would replace copper because
The Pelopossesian War resulted in
The Chief center of Minoan Crete was
Hesiod's famous poem about the pleasures of ordinary work is titled
Rome's conquest of the Italian Peninsula by 264 B.C. can be attributed in part to
The immediate cause of the First Punic War was
Which of the following statements about Roman names is INCORRECT?
The Greek historian Thucydides differed from Herodotus in that the former
The destruction of Jerusalem in 586 B.C. and the Babylonian Captivity of the Hebrews occurred at the hands of the
An especially important cultural center with the largest library in ancient times was
The Hebrew religion
To balance the power of kings and the Council of Elders, Spartan political reformers created the
The Hittites were
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The prolific 'silver age' writer Seneca
The Greek god of healing, thought responsible for miraculous cures in the Hellenistic period, was
Roman provincial and frontier policy under Augustus was characterized by all of the following EXCEPT
Augustus' social legislation enacted to stop the decline of Roman morals
Early Greek philosophy attempted to
Which of the following important powers did Augustus NOT hold
The largest area of Roman innovation in architecture was
As Rome expanded, it became Roman policy to govern the provinces with officials known as
The focal points and sources of life for the ancient Egyptians were the
All of the following helped make Assyria an efficient military machine EXCEPT for
The theatrical center of the Hellenistic world and home of New Comedy was
All of the following were Assyrian kings EXCEPT for
Paul of Tarsus
Hellenistic education as embodied in the gymnasium
All of the following were conquered by Alexander EXCEPT
Which of the following statements best applies to the status of women in Mesopotamian society?
Greek comedy was
Which of the following was NOT a major source of slaves in the Hellenistic world?
The Babylonia creation epic was
Trade and commerce in the Early Empire
The 'golden age' historian Livy is well known for his
Solomon's most revered contribution to the Hebrew society was to
Among Augustus' key innovations in Roman provincial rule was his
The early Neolithic revolution saw all of the following technical developments EXCEPT the
The Athenian statesman who established the ten tribes and who weakened the aristocracy and increased the authority of the ordinary citizens was

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