Roman Emperors I-VII

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

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