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  • 1. 
    In early Roman society, the basis of wealth was
    • A. 

      The peasants

    • B. 

      The land

    • C. 

      Trade

    • D. 

      Precious metals

  • 2. 
    The term for Roman senators was
    • A. 

      1 year

    • B. 

      5 years

    • C. 

      10 years

    • D. 

      Life

  • 3. 
    In early Rome, women were legally considered
    • A. 

      Nearly equal to men

    • B. 

      Children

    • C. 

      Superior to men

    • D. 

      Equal to poor men

  • 4. 
    Why did cities in the later Roman Republic have to import grain?
    • A. 

      There was a large population explosion

    • B. 

      Foreign grain was of higher quality

    • C. 

      The large landowners preferred to grow cash crops

    • D. 

      Roman religion forbade agriculture

  • 5. 
    Who made up the First Triumvirate?
    • A. 

      Caesar, Crassus, Pompey

    • B. 

      Octavian ,Lepidus,Antony

    • C. 

      Caesar,Octavian,Crassus

    • D. 

      Antony,Octavian,Crassus

  • 6. 
    Early Rome was ruled by Etruscan kings
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Caesar was assassinated in 44 BC
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Augustus became known as Octavian
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Caesar defeated Pompey after he crossed the Rubicon River
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The Second Triumvirate was made up of Octavian, Brutus and Marc Antony
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Emperor Constantine was the first emperor that was ________?
    • A. 

      Hindu

    • B. 

      Christian

    • C. 

      Jewish

    • D. 

      Muslim

  • 12. 
    Which of the following important people was adopted by Julius Caesar?
    • A. 

      Claudius

    • B. 

      Constantine

    • C. 

      Octavian

    • D. 

      Hannibal

  • 13. 
    Every year the senate chose how many consuls?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      1

    • D. 

      3

  • 14. 
    Who had absolute power in a Roman family household?
    • A. 

      The mother

    • B. 

      The father

    • C. 

      The grandparents

    • D. 

      The children

  • 15. 
    What two groups made up society in the Roman Republic?
    • A. 

      Warriors and slaves

    • B. 

      Patricians and Plebeians

    • C. 

      Rich and Poor

    • D. 

      Tribunes and Senators

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