Roman Emperors I-VII

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

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