Fall of the Roman Empire Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What event marks the end of the Roman Empire?

Question 2 2. From which culture did the Romans get their alphabet?

Question 3 3. The civil war leading to the 3rd Century Crisis was prompted by _____.

Question 4 4. Which event contributed the most to Tiberius' eventual execution by his own guard?

Question 5 5. Why did the Julio-Claudian Dynasty fall?

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Question 6 6. The 'freaky disease' of the 3rd Century Crisis was actually known as _____.

Question 7 7. Which statement correctly analyzes Augustus' relationship to poetry?

Question 8 8. During the 3rd Century Crisis, what was a parallel between Syria and Gaul?

Question 9 9. Which is the best example of Domitian's personality?

Question 10 10. Which statement correctly analyzes the Severan Dynasty?

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Question 11 11. How did the emperors Diocletian and Constantine undermine the stability of the Roman Empire?

Question 12 12. Put these emperors in the correct chronological order: Severus Alexander, Septimius, Caracalla

Question 13 13. Why was Augustus a successful ruler?

Question 14 14. How did the division of the empire contribute to Rome's inability to stop invading tribes?

Question 15 15. Vespasian's popularity among the public was a result of _____.

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Question 16 16. How was Diocletian able to bring an end to the 3rd Century Crisis?

Question 17 17. What Roman emperor's assassination prompted the reign of the Five Good Emperors?

Question 18 18. Select the best description of the result of the economic depression of the 3rd Century Crisis.

Question 19 19. What was the catalyst for the Year of the Four Emperors?

Question 20 20. Why was Octavian's name changed to Augustus?

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Question 21 21. What does Veto mean?

Question 22 22. What does this quote by Horace mean, '''smit by loyal passion's restless stings, Rome for her Caesar yearns?

Question 23 23. What is a Senex?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is NOT a Romance language?

Question 25 25. Caesar Augustus' propaganda campaign was run by his friend and advisor

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Question 26 26. The economic problems of unsustainable taxation and high inflation are most associated with which of the following causes of the fall of Rome?

Question 27 27. How was Claudius able to become emperor?

Question 28 28. What might be one reason that Severus Alexander's reign was marked by peace?

Question 29 29. Which emperor succeeded his nephew?

Question 30 30. Which civilization were the Romans particularly obsessed with copying?

Fall of the Roman Empire Chapter Exam Instructions

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