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NY Regents - The Fall of the Roman Empire: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following names was used by the first emperor of Rome?

Question 2 2. How would Augustine most likely have answered a Roman Christian who couldn't understand why God would allow their home (Rome) be destroyed?

Question 3 3. How did the Council of Nicaea favor the ascent of Christianity?

Question 4 4. Which of the following was NOT a reason for the fall of Rome?

Question 5 5. The early Christian church sprang from Judaism during the reign of the _____ empire.

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Question 6 6. Why does Dido commit suicide in 'The Aeneid'?

Question 7 7. How is Aeneas different from Odysseus?

Question 8 8. Why did the Julio-Claudian Dynasty fall?

Question 9 9. How was Claudius able to become emperor?

Question 10 10. Which emperor succeeded his nephew?

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Question 11 11. In what way is 'The Aeneid' similar to Christianity?

Question 12 12. What was the catalyst for the Year of the Four Emperors?

Question 13 13. What kind of artwork was found in early Christian catacombs?

Question 14 14. Which classic literary text is the second half of 'The Aeneid' modeled upon?

Question 15 15. How did Constantinism revise the role of the church and state?

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Question 16 16. Romans were more likely to show sympathy to persecuted Christians than to persecuted Jews because

Question 17 17. Why did Constantine initially convert to Christianity around 312CE?

Question 18 18. Which of the following titles did Augustus NOT hold during his reign over Rome?

Question 19 19. Which Roman emperor is responsible for the Apostate?

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

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Question 21 21. Which statement correctly analyzes the Severan Dynasty?

Question 22 22. Why was Octavian's name changed to Augustus?

Question 23 23. How did the Edict of Milan impact the Christians?

Question 24 24. What might be one reason that Severus Alexander's reign was marked by peace?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is Judaism?

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Question 26 26. What was Augustus' relationship to Julius Caesar?

Question 27 27. Which is the best example of Domitian's personality?

Question 28 28. The Roman Empire found it difficult to crush Christianity as it had Judaism because

Question 29 29. How did the division of the empire contribute to Rome's inability to stop invading tribes?

Question 30 30. Why did early Christians avoid monumental sculpture?

NY Regents - The Fall of the Roman Empire: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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