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MTEL Middle School Humanities: The Roman Empire Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Pax Romana refers to

Question 2 2. Which of the following is NOT a reason why Romans persecuted Christians?

Question 3 3. The main difference between Roman civil law and the law of peoples was

Question 4 4. Which of the following gods was a Roman invention?

Question 5 5. Which of the following BEST explains why concrete was such a crucial development in Roman architecture?

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Question 6 6. A Roman's relationship to his gods most closely resembled

Question 7 7. Which of the following features is typical of Roman mural painting?

Question 8 8. What is the BEST way of describing how the architectural achievements of the Romans related to those of the Greeks?

Question 9 9. Which of the following was NOT a reason for the fall of Rome?

Question 10 10. The Roman Emperor Hadrian destroyed Jerusalem and forbade the Jews to resettle in Judea. This event is known as the Great Diaspora. In what year did this Diaspora occur?

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Question 11 11. How did Roman art differ from Greek art?

Question 12 12. Imagine that you want to to transport water over a great distance. What aspect of Roman engineering would be most helpful in achieving this goal?

Question 13 13. What event marks the end of the Roman Empire?

Question 14 14. Why was the Italian Peninsula easy to defend?

Question 15 15. Which of these modern day countries was part of the Roman Republic?

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Question 16 16. How did the emperors Diocletian and Constantine undermine the stability of the Roman Empire?

Question 17 17. What did the Romans use to make their mosaics?

Question 18 18. How are the arch and the dome related?

Question 19 19. Citizens of Rome had the right to a trial and defense of one's self in a court of law. Which branch of Roman law would this be an example of?

Question 20 20. Which of the following did Christianity and Judaism have in common

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Question 21 21. The Holy Roman Empire was _____.

Question 22 22. Why was Brutus relevant in early Roman history?

Question 23 23. How did Roman portrait sculptures relate to their object?

Question 24 24. How did the division of the empire contribute to Rome's inability to stop invading tribes?

Question 25 25. The huge Roman road network was primarily built by _____.

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Question 26 26. How did France's Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte ensure the de facto end of the Holy Roman Empire?

Question 27 27. The Roman Empire found it difficult to crush Christianity as it had Judaism because

Question 28 28. Romans reassured themselves of divine favor by

Question 29 29. What was the purpose behind most of the Roman narrative reliefs, like Trajan's column?

Question 30 30. The 1648 Treaty of Westphalia _____.

MTEL Middle School Humanities: The Roman Empire Chapter Exam Instructions

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