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Can you name the answers to these questions about Rome?

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HintAnswerDifficulty
What is the name of the mythical founder of Rome?Easy
Mythical
Which leader of Carthage threatened Rome with his elephants?Easy
Roman Republic
What amphitheater in Rome is famous for its gladiator fights?Easy
Roman Empire
Which king was crowned Holy Emperor in Rome in 800 AD?Easy
Dark Ages
Which artist is famous for his painting of the Sistine Chapel in Rome?Easy
Renaissance
Which artistic style with exaggerated motion flourished in Rome?Easy
17th Century
What is the name of the fountain, into which throwing a coin ensures your return to Rome?Easy
18th Century
Which French emperor annexed Rome and made it part of France?Easy
19th Century
Which country within Rome was established in 1929?Easy
20th Century
Of which country is Rome the current capital city?Easy
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HintAnswerDifficulty
Which god was named as the father of the mythical founder of Rome?Medium
Mythical
The christian catacombs were located along which road leading to Rome?Medium
Roman Republic
Which emperor allegedly played his fiddle while Rome burned?Medium
Roman Empire
The pope returned to Rome from which French town after a stay there between 1309 and 1377?Medium
Dark Ages
Which artist is famous for painting the pope's chambers in Rome?Medium
Renaissance
Which artist is famous for his design for St. Peter's Square in Rome?Medium
17th Century
Which landmark climbing the slope of the Pincio was opened in 1725?Medium
18th Century
What is the name of Rome's main train station?Medium
19th Century
Who became the leader of Italy after his March on Rome in 1922?Medium
20th Century
Which river runs through the center of Rome?Medium
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HintAnswerDifficulty
On which hill did the mythical founder of Rome see twelve birds?Hard
Mythical
What is the modern name of the site where Julius Caesar was murdered?Hard
Roman Republic
Which emperor said he found Rome in brick but left it in marble?Hard
Roman Empire
Which gothic leader dethroned the last Roman emperor?Hard
Dark Ages
The army of which Holy Emperor sacked Rome in 1526?Hard
Renaissance
Which architect was the eternal rival of Medium - 17th Century?Hard
17th Century
Which building opened in 1734 as the first public museum in the world?Hard
18th Century
Which general conquered Rome in 1870, adding it to the Kingdom of Italy?Hard
19th Century
What is the name of Rome's airport, also known as Fiumicino?Hard
20th Century
Which two football clubs share the Stadio Olimpico in Rome?Hard
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