Roman Culture & Society Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Stoic philosophy emphasized

Question 2 2. Which of the following pairs does not match the Roman God to its Greek predecessor?

Question 3 3. Cicero's only truly original contribution to philosophy was

Question 4 4. In his political career, Cicero would attack his opponents by _____.

Question 5 5. Romans reassured themselves of divine favor by

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Question 6 6. Which of the following features is typical of Roman mural painting?

Question 7 7. The huge Roman road network was primarily built by _____.

Question 8 8. Cicero's main contribution to western philosophy was _____.

Question 9 9. Lucretius was _____.

Question 10 10. Which of the following BEST explains why concrete was such a crucial development in Roman architecture?

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Question 11 11. Atomism holds that _____.

Question 12 12. How are the arch and the dome related?

Question 13 13. Cicero was not just a Roman philosopher, he was also known as a/an:

Question 14 14. Lucretius patterned many of his beliefs after those of which Greek philosopher?

Question 15 15. Cicero's legacy is also seen in _____.

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Question 16 16. How did Roman moral philosophy begin?

Question 17 17. How did Roman art differ from Greek art?

Question 18 18. Lucretius held firmly to the belief of

Question 19 19. How did the Mos Maiorum ensure that the Romans would always act in an ethical and righteous manner?

Question 20 20. How did Roman portrait sculptures relate to their object?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is NOT a reason why Romans persecuted Christians?

Question 22 22. 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 23 23. What is the BEST way of describing how the architectural achievements of the Romans related to those of the Greeks?

Question 24 24. Which of the following gods was a Roman invention?

Question 25 25. Why did Stoicism adjust so well to Roman society?

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Question 26 26. Which one of these statements agrees with Lucretius' writing, On the Nature of Things?

Question 27 27. A Roman's relationship to his gods most closely resembled

Question 28 28. What was the purpose behind most of the Roman narrative reliefs, like Trajan's column?

Question 29 29. Which of the following Roman stoic philosophers was also an emperor?

Question 30 30. What did the Romans use to make their mosaics?

Roman Culture & Society Chapter Exam Instructions

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