Chapter 11 Rome And Christianity Test

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World History Grade 7 Roman Empire and Christianity Chapter 11 test


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  • 1. 
    Which of the following best describes why Marc Antony and Octavian became enemies?
    • A. 

      Marc Antony divorced Octavian’s sister to become co-ruler of Egypt.

    • B. 

      Marc Antony lost battles in the East that were very important to Octavian.

    • C. 

      Marc Antony did not agree with Octavian’s changes in the city of Rome.

    • D. 

      Marc Antony protected Brutus from Octavian’s army.

  • 2. 
    Roman roads were built primarily in order to allow
    • A. 

      Senators to get to the Senate.

    • B. 

      Rome’s armies to travel through the empire.

    • C. 

      Merchants to travel safely.

    • D. 

      Slaves to travel into the countryside.

  • 3. 
    What material did the Romans invent that helped their structures last?
    • A. 

      Volcanic ash

    • B. 

      Asphalt

    • C. 

      Cement

    • D. 

      Lime

  • 4. 
    The Roman language influenced how people speak and write today because
    • A. 

      Many people enjoy watching comic plays.

    • B. 

      Modern languages are easy to learn.

    • C. 

      Many people travel to Rome for vacation.

    • D. 

      Modern languages are based on the Roman language.

  • 5. 
    What effect did the occupation of Judea have on the Roman Empire?
    • A. 

      It brought peace to the regions.

    • B. 

      It allowed traders to track trade routes.

    • C. 

      It caused the Jews to rebel against Roman rule.

    • D. 

      It caused the Jews to become part of the government.

  • 6. 
    Which of the following best describes why Roman emperors by the end of the AD 100s started giving up land the Roman army conquered?
    • A. 

      They feared the taxes would be too high.

    • B. 

      They feared the empire had become too large to defend efficiently.

    • C. 

      They feared the empire had become too small to defend efficiently.

    • D. 

      They feared the farmers would become upset.

  • 7. 
    The Roman Empire fell for all of the following reasons EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Disease

    • B. 

      Lack of leadership

    • C. 

      Increased taxes

    • D. 

      Corruption

  • 8. 
    What event do many historians consider the end of the Western Roman Empire?
    • A. 

      Constantine fighting against the Goths

    • B. 

      A barbarian general overthrowing the emperor and naming himself king

    • C. 

      A Roman general overthrowing the emperor and naming himself king

    • D. 

      Justinian fighting against the Goths

  • 9. 
    The Hagia Sophia is a
    • A. 

      Battlefield in Turkey.

    • B. 

      Amphitheater built by Constantine.

    • C. 

      Museum built by Justinian.

    • D. 

      Church built by Justinian.

  • 10. 
    Between 58 and 50 BC Julius Caesar conquered nearly all of 
    • A. 

      Gaul

    • B. 

      Italy

  • 11. 
    In 27 BC the Senate gave _______________________ the title Augustus, which means “revered one.”
    • A. 

      Marc Antony

    • B. 

      Octavian

  • 12. 
    The Romans created lasting structures by using
    • A. 

      Arches

    • B. 

      Aqueducts

  • 13. 
    Unlike the Romans, the ________________________ worshipped one god.
    • A. 

      Persians

    • B. 

      Jews

  • 14. 
    The apostle __________________________ traveled throughout the Roman world spreading Christian teachings.
    • A. 

      Paul

    • B. 

      Constantine

  • 15. 
    In AD 410 the _____________________ marched into Rome and sacked the city.
    • A. 

      Huns

    • B. 

      Visigoths

  • 16. 
    True or False: People who were conquered by the Romans were generally allowed to worship whatever gods they pleased.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    True or False: Caesar’s military success helped him to become successful in politics.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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