The History Of Rome: Episode 1 - Birth Of A Nation

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Quiz in reference to the The History of Rome: Episode 1- Birth of a NationThe History of Rome Podcast by Mike Duncan. Please visit http://thehistoryofrome. Typepad. Com for more information. Quiz created by A. H.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      The Alps

    • B. 

      Tiber River

    • C. 

      Po River

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Hector

    • B. 

      Latinus

    • C. 

      Aeneas

  • 3. 
    True or False? The Etruscans were the rich and powerful people that lived in the northern part of Italy?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Rome is nicknamed The ________ City.
  • 5. 
    The city of Troy was sacked by the _______.
  • 6. 
    What city lay between the trade roads of Etruria and the Greek cities of Magna Graecia in the south?
    • A. 

      Rome

    • B. 

      Asculum

    • C. 

      Tarentum

  • 7. 
    What are the names of the twin boys who were found by the banks of the Tiber River?
    • A. 

      Romulus and Remus

    • B. 

      Tiberius and Gaius

    • C. 

      Batman and Robin

  • 8. 
    With their help, Romulus and Remus's grandfather again became the King of Alba Longa. What was his name?
    • A. 

      Amulius

    • B. 

      Numitor

    • C. 

      Procas

  • 9. 
    Who was the first King of Rome?
    • A. 

      Romulus

    • B. 

      Remus

    • C. 

      Numitor

  • 10. 
    Rome was founded by Romulus on April 21st, 753 b.c.e.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False