Roman Emperors I-VII

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What Roman emperor saw to the reconstruction of the Pantheon?
What does the emperor Antonius' epithet 'Pius' mean?
In what famous battle did the forces of Antony and Octavian defeat the forces of Brutus and Cassius in 42 B.C.?
What does 'pax Romana' mean?
Whom did Nero blame for the fire of A.D. 64 in Rome?
Who was the fifth Roman emperor?
To what form of philosophy was Marcus Aurelius attracted?
What is an English word that means 'a eulogistic speech or writing'?
What name has been given to the Roman empire in the East?
Who was a famous patron of poets, e.g., Vergil and Horace, and a close friend of Augustus?
Who is the author of the Metamorphoses?
What Roman emperor hired gladiators and German mercenaries so as to ensure the protection of the Roman empire?
From what notable physical malady did the Roman emperor Claudius suffer?
What emperors of the second century A.D. afforded Christians protection from persecution?
What Roman emperor had three hundred concubines and also killed his sister?
Who was the third Roman emperor?
What Roman emperor declared in A.D. 391 Christianity the only officially permissible religion within the Roman empire?
What is the expression used to describe post-Augustan Latin of the first and second centuries?
At what age did Nero begin his emperorship?
What Roman emperor began construction of the Flavian Amphitheater?
Who was the second Roman emperor?
Under what Roman emperor did Britain become a province?
What type of poetry did Propertius and Tibullus write?
What Roman emperor established the tertrarchy?
Events of what war does the Column of Trajan depict?
Who were the lead conspirators behind Caesar's assassination?
What is the name of the port city of Rome?
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Whom did Caligula promise to make a consul?
What famous church council did Constantine convoke in A.D. 325?
Who is the author of the Aeneid?
What was closed during times of war?
How old was Marcus Aurelius' son, Commodus, when became emperor?
Who was the son of Caesar and Cleopatra?
Why primarily did Trajan have a massive road system developed within the Roman empire?
What Roman general finished the siege of Jerusalem in A.D. 70?
What Roman emperor established his capital in what is today Istanbul?
What is the more common name for the Flavian Amphitheater?
What wall was constructed to keep the Scots from making invasions into England?
Whose troops did Caesar defeat at Pharsalus in 48 B.C.?
Whose military forces did Octavian defeat at Actium in 31 B.C.?
Who is the author of the Odes and Epodes?
Upon crossing what river did Caesar utter, 'Iacta alea est'?
What Roman emperor offered Roman citizenship to all free men within the Roman empire?
What is the expression used to describe the Latin of Augustus' reign?
Whom did the emperor Nerva adopt as his son and heir?
What does Helvedius' epithet 'Pertinax' mean?
Who was the first Roman emperor?
Of what were Caesar, Crassus, and Pompey members?
What volcano erupted on August 24, A.D. 79, during Titus' reign?
Who is the author of the Ab Urbe Condita?
Of what were Octavian, Antony, and Lepidus members?
What is the title given to Augustus' account of his accomplishments?
What does Caligula's name mean?
In what year did Galba, Otho, Vitellius, and Vespasian all serve as emperor?

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