Roman Emperors I-VII

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

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