Roman Emperors I-VII

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

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