5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- 476 CE
- Crossing the Rubicon
- a When Caesar reentered Italy with his legions throwing Rome into a civil war. Point of no return
- b In ancient Rome, the supreme governing body, originally made up only of aristocrats.
- c Fall of western Roman Empire ureffered to as the ate Roman Empire falls
- d Roman historian whose history of Rome filled 142 volumes (of which only 35 survive) including the earliest history of the war with Hannibal (59 BC to AD 17)
- e a structure that carries water over long distances
5 Multiple choice questions
- (n.) a payment for damage or loss
- issued by Constantine in 313, ended the "great persecution" and legalized Christianity in the Roman Empire
- the Roman peace
- Julius Caesar's grandnephew, later known as Augustus. By defeating Mark Antony, he gained rule of all roman lands. He was Rome's first true emperor.
5 True/False questions
Assembly of Tribes → issued by Constantine in 313, ended the "great persecution" and legalized Christianity in the Roman Empire
Tacitus → A Roman historian who presented the facts accurately. He wrote about the good and the bad of imperial Rome in his Annals and Histories.
Hannibal → Roman name for Carthaginians meaning "Phoenicians"
Augustus → Honorific name of Octavian, founder of the Roman Principate, the military dictatorship that replaced the failing rule of the Roman Senate. (151)
Colosseum → a large amphitheater built in Rome around ad 70; site of the contest and combats between people and animals