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Can you name the Ancient Roman Culture and People?

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What language was primarily spoken?It is now a dead language.
Who is the god of the underworld?Captures Persephone
School started in what month?That was the start of the year in Rome.
Who was Rome named after?His brother was Remus, who he killed in a fit of anger.
Name the 3 headed dog guarding the underworld?
What was one of the rivers in the Underworld?
What was the monster living below King Minos' castle?He lived on Crete.
What was the last Roman king?He was overthrown since he was haughty
France was called ____ in Roman timesGallia, in Latin.
Which god guides the souls of the dead into the underworld?The 'messenger god'
What leafy plant was a cure-all in ancient Rome?
This animal was involved in the Trojan War, in a wooden formAgamemnon was a Trojan war hero.
Dessert was called what?It means 'Second table'
A highly sought after career for a roman boy was?Not doctoring, that was for a slave to do.
What is the name of the old ferryman who ferries the dead down the Acheron where Cerberus stands guard?
What was the Ancient Roman version of heaven?Tartarus was the version of Hell.
If you needed a doctor, the class he would be in is ____
Caesar died on what day of what month?'the Ides of ____'
Cincinnatus was doing what while he was called upon to be dictator?A dictatorship is held for 6 months.
What was the lower class called?Patricians were upper class.

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