Roman Emperors I-VII

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

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