Roman Emperors I-VII

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

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