emperor study set (1 section)
Terms in this set (40)
who was ceaser step son?
who was the first emperor?
who created the pax romana
who stoped the waste of emperial treasures?
who left rome 20 times wealthier then when he came?
who was nicknamed the monster?
who pretended to be weak in order to survive?
who won the race of emperors after neros death?
who was the emperor when mount vesuvius errupted?
who began the second persecution of christians?
who was the emperor when the persecution of christians nearly ceased?
who believe he could harm christianity by attacking christian leaders?
who began the most severe persecution of christianity that has ever been witnessed?
who we didcletians co-emperor who controlled the west side of the kingdom?
which emperor improved government and encouraged new roads?
who was one of the greatest figures in history and also was one of the most upright emperors?
who was known as the "mad emperor"?
who was friendly to christians but began a viscous persecution in africa and egypt?
who was known as the first christian emperor?
how did diocletians reign end?
he stepped down persuading his co-emperor to step down with him. they had trained two emperors hoping those two emperor would train more and that is how the system would work from now on.
who deated three rivals to become emperor of rome?
what vision did constantine have?
he said he had a vision from God that was a cross in the sky with the words "conquer by this" written on it.
what encourages toleration of christianity?
how did the roman empire eventually go back to persecution?
constantine ending up persecuting non-christians
what ancient city was the site of romes new capital?
what was the name of the new capital?
how long was the unity of the roman empire maintained after constantine's death?
about 50 years
who is eusebius?
church history writer during constantine's time.
who is theodosius?
emperor who made christianity the official religion of rome
who divided the roman empire for the last time?
which lasted longer the eastern or the western roman empire?
which lasted longer the eastern or the western empire?
who posed the greatest threat to the western empire?
what god was the god of sunday?
what god was the god of wednesday?
what god was the god of thursday?
why did the visigoths ask permission to settle within the roman empire?
to avoid attacks from the huns
what german tribes invaded britain?
angles and saxons
why did the western roman empire fall?
invasian of german barbarians
what most important historic event took place during the time of rome