Roman Emperors I-VII

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

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