Random Latin Trivia

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Can you name the random facts about Roman history, mythology, literature, and language?

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Give a Latin word that means 'ship'
Who was the father of Cadmus and Europa?
Which of these words differs because of gender: athleta, nauta, agricola, poena?
Which Roman general died at the Battle of Cannae in 216 B.C.?
Which emperor, the founder of the Severan dynasty, died at Eburacum?
From which Latin verb do we derive the English word 'obey'?
In Roman mythology, who were the Parcae?
From which Latin noun do we derive the English word 'obliterate'?
After his apotheosis, by what name did the Romans call Romulus?
Which son of Faunus in the Aeneid was the father of Lavinia?
Who won the Battle of Cape Ecnomus?
What kind of independent subjunctive is used in the following sentence: Quid agam?
In the Aeneid, who says these lines,'Tu Marcellus eris'?
What was the name of Cicero's earliest extant oration?
Which Roman author did Horace refer to as 'mea lucerna'?
Which Roman deity had the epithet 'Moneta', meaning 'the warner'?
Who was Scylla's father?
Livius Andronicus' Odusia was written in which meter?
Who wrote the play Heauton Timoromenos?
What is the meaning of the Latin word glis?

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