Roman Emperors I-VII

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

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