Statistics for Roman History

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HintAnswer% Correct
Legendary founder of RomeRomulus
92%
First Roman EmperorAugustus
84%
Proclaimed dictator-for-life in 44 BC, assassinatedJulius Caesar
81%
Issued above decree, stabilized Empire, moved to capital of Eastern Roman EmpireConstantine
73%
Leader of slave uprising in southern Italy, killed by CrassusSpartacus
70%
Executive power in the Republic, two men held one year termsConsul
61%
Name by which the Eastern Roman Empire became knownByzantine Empire
58%
Roman orator who derided the above, was assassinated by Antony after above's deathCicero
56%
The Roman Empire reached its territorial height under his reignTrajan
47%
Roman general who ultimately triumphed in the Second Punic WarScipio
45%
Last of the "Five Good Emperors", wrote "Meditations"Marcus Aurelius
44%
Trojan ancestor of RomansAeneas
42%
Emperor who conquered BritainClaudius
39%
Naval battle at which Mark Antony and Cleopatra were defeatedActium
32%
Priestesses in whose temple the treasury was keptVestal Virgins
31%
Brothers who were assassinated due to calls for land reformGracchi
30%
Poet exiled by above for salacious work on seductionOvid
29%
Major Roman port at the mouth of the TiberOstia
28%
Year of the Western Roman Empire's collapse476 AD
28%
Roman orator who derided both Carthage and Greek customsCato
26%
Emperor who divided the Roman Empire into eastern and western halvesDiocletian
24%
Ill-fated general who lost 3 legions in Germany in 9 ADVarus
22%
Stoic philosopher and tutor to NeroSeneca
22%
Held the position of dictator long enough to defeat the enemy, then return to his fieldsCincinnatus
21%
Woman whose rape sealed the fate of the old Roman monarchyLucretia
21%
Last emperor of the Western Roman EmpireRomulus Augustulus
15%
Made Christianity the official faith of the Roman EmpireTheodosius
13%
Decree that legalized ChristianityEdict of Milan
12%
378 AD battle in which the Visigoths killed the emperor and a third of his armyAdrianople
10%
Emperor who extended citizenship to all free men in Roman EmpireCaracalla
10%

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