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The Roman Empire was considered one of the most populated when it was at its peak and this is because it comprises 12% of the world’s population. Sometimes the Romans would flood the whole Coliseum for a boat battle and though not completely destroyed the Coliseum and it is still standing. Welcome to the first quiz invented by a year 7 student on Ancient Rome! Good Luck!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What percent of the Roman population were plebians?

    • A.

      42%

    • B.

      90%

    • C.

      55%

    • D.

      36%

    • E.

      98%

    Correct Answer
    B. 90%
    Explanation
    In ancient Rome, the plebeians were the common people who made up the majority of the population. They were distinct from the patricians, who were the aristocratic class. The answer of 90% suggests that a large majority of the Roman population were plebeians. This is consistent with historical knowledge, as the plebeians were the working class and made up the bulk of the population, while the patricians were a small elite group.

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  • 2. 

    Gladiator fights were held where?

    • A.

      The podiam

    • B.

      The M.C.G

    • C.

      The Collasium

    • D.

      The palace

    • E.

      The castle

    Correct Answer
    C. The Collasium
    Explanation
    The correct answer is The Colosseum. The Colosseum, also known as the Flavian Amphitheatre, was a large amphitheater located in Rome, Italy. Gladiator fights were held in the Colosseum, along with other forms of entertainment such as animal hunts and mock naval battles. It was a significant cultural and social center in ancient Rome and remains an iconic symbol of the city today.

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  • 3. 

    How old was Caeser when he became a consul?

    • A.

      13

    • B.

      20

    • C.

      41

    • D.

      32

    • E.

      88

    Correct Answer
    C. 41
    Explanation
    Caeser became a consul at the age of 41. This means that he held one of the highest positions in the Roman Republic at that age. It is impressive that he achieved such a significant role relatively early in his life, showcasing his political prowess and influence.

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  • 4. 

     The teaching of Jesus in Rome was called a ......

    Correct Answer
    Plausible, Panable, Perible, Bible, Parable
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Bible. The teaching of Jesus in Rome was referred to as the Bible, which is the holy book of Christianity containing the teachings and beliefs of Jesus and his followers.

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  • 5. 

    Who was Octavian?

    • A.

      The president

    • B.

      The prime minister

    • C.

      A farmer

    • D.

      The first Roman Senator

    • E.

      The first Roman Emperor

    Correct Answer
    E. The first Roman Emperor
    Explanation
    Octavian was the first Roman Emperor. After the assassination of Julius Caesar, Octavian emerged as one of the key figures in the power struggle for control of Rome. He eventually defeated his rivals, including Mark Antony, and became the sole ruler of Rome. Octavian, later known as Augustus, established the Roman Empire and ruled for over 40 years. He implemented various political and social reforms, which laid the foundation for the Pax Romana, a period of relative peace and stability throughout the empire. As the first Roman Emperor, Octavian played a crucial role in shaping the future of Rome.

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  • 6. 

    What is the correct spelling for Gladiaytore? 

    • A.

      Gadiator

    • B.

      Gladiater

    • C.

      Gladiator

    • D.

      Glandiator

    • E.

      Skilled Swordsman

    Correct Answer
    C. Gladiator
    Explanation
    The correct spelling for "Gladiaytore" is "Gladiator".

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  • 7. 

    Who was Julius Caeser?

    • A.

      A bad man

    • B.

      A good man

    • C.

      A ghost

    • D.

      A priest

    • E.

      A 'dictator for life'

    Correct Answer
    E. A 'dictator for life'
    Explanation
    Julius Caesar was a Roman general and statesman who played a critical role in the events that led to the demise of the Roman Republic and the rise of the Roman Empire. He was known for his military conquests and political maneuvers, eventually declaring himself as the "dictator for life" in 44 BC. This title granted him unlimited power and authority over Rome, making him one of the most influential figures in ancient history.

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