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The philosophical school that stressed happiness through freeing oneself from a political life was
Rome's conquest of the Italian Peninsula by 264 B.C. can be attributed in part to
The Chief center of Minoan Crete was
The Roman praetorian gaurds were
Early Greek philosophy attempted to
Which of the statements BEST describes the Julio- Claudian emperors?
The Greek god of healing, thought responsible for miraculous cures in the Hellenistic period, was
A clear trend of Hellenistic cities was
Which of the following important powers did Augustus NOT hold
An especially important cultural center with the largest library in ancient times was
All of the following were conquered by Alexander EXCEPT
The Hebrew religion
In ancient civilizations, bronze would replace copper because
Augustus' social legislation enacted to stop the decline of Roman morals
Trade and commerce in the Early Empire
All of the following occurred during the reigns of the five 'good emperors' EXCEPT for
The prolific 'silver age' writer Seneca
The early Neolithic revolution saw all of the following technical developments EXCEPT the
All of the following were Assyrian kings EXCEPT for
The Hittites were
The original Indo- Europeans possibly came from
To balance the power of kings and the Council of Elders, Spartan political reformers created the
Hellenistic sculpture
Roman provincial and frontier policy under Augustus was characterized by all of the following EXCEPT
Greek comedy was
The immediate cause of the First Punic War was
Paul of Tarsus
Solomon's most revered contribution to the Hebrew society was to
All of the following helped make Assyria an efficient military machine EXCEPT for
Concerning social classes during early Roman Empire,
The Alexandrian scholar Euclid's most famous achievement was
Which of the following statements best applies to the status of women in Mesopotamian society?
The Greek historian Thucydides differed from Herodotus in that the former
The 'golden age' historian Livy is well known for his
Hellenistic education as embodied in the gymnasium
The Athenian statesman who established the ten tribes and who weakened the aristocracy and increased the authority of the ordinary citizens was
Which of the following statements about Roman names is INCORRECT?
Among Augustus' key innovations in Roman provincial rule was his
As Rome expanded, it became Roman policy to govern the provinces with officials known as
Upon the death of Alexander
The destruction of Jerusalem in 586 B.C. and the Babylonian Captivity of the Hebrews occurred at the hands of the
Which of the following was NOT a major source of slaves in the Hellenistic world?
The focal points and sources of life for the ancient Egyptians were the
The theatrical center of the Hellenistic world and home of New Comedy was
For the Greeks, the term 'arete' described the
The first of the Flavian emperors was
Hesiod's famous poem about the pleasures of ordinary work is titled
The Babylonia creation epic was
The Pelopossesian War resulted in
The largest area of Roman innovation in architecture was

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