Roman Emperors I-VII

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

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