5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a rival in the Mediterranean basin to Rome in the last centuries BC before ultimate defeat
- b somebody who suffers persecution and death for the people, a country or an organization, or refusing to renounce a belief, usually religious, political or rights.
- c landowning aristocracy; originally referred to a group of elite families in ancient Rome, including both their natural and adopted members
- d was a deliberative body which was important in the government of both the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire. The word is derived from the Latin word senex ("old man" or "elder"); it is understood to mean something along the lines of "council of elders".
- e was Roman Emperor from 54 to 68; was the last emperor of the Julio-Claudian dynasty; insane; Rome burned during his reign; some think he had something to do with it-he blamed Christians and executed hundreds; started a "reign of terror" and finally committed suicide
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- a remnant of the ancient wall that surrounded the Jewish Temple and is one of the most sacred sites in Judaism.
- was a treaty of the three surviving sons of Louis the Pious, the son and successor of Charlemagne, which divided the territories of the Carolingian Empire into three kingdoms; established the peace; one of the most important treaties in world history-general borders it established still exist today
- marked the boundary between the Roman province of Cisalpine Gaul to the north and Italy proper to the south(controlled directly by Rome and its socii allies)
- city served as the capital city of the classical (330-395), "Byzantine" (395-1204 & 1261-1453), and "Latin" (1204-1261) Roman Empires
- strong in the West; around 500 AD Clovis, warrior king of the Franks converted to Catholic Christianity
5 True/False Questions
Sicily → When Carthage asked for peace, Romans made them pay an indemity and surrender this island to them
Holy Sepulchre → Church Constantine built over Jesus' tomb
Jupiter → was a deliberative body which was important in the government of both the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire. The word is derived from the Latin word senex ("old man" or "elder"); it is understood to mean something along the lines of "council of elders".
Augustus → Octavius took the name ___________ which means holy, sacred, majestic; trying to make himself God
Spartacus → was the Roman god of war; was invoked to protect Rome from the "invasion" of opposing armies, who often foraged on the food in Roman fields when they captured a Roman town.