Roman Emperors I-VII

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

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