Roman Civilization Facts: Trivia Quiz!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Who was the founder of Rome?

    • A.

      Rome and Romio

    • B.

      Romulus and Remus

    • C.

      Romi and Remu

    Correct Answer
    B. Romulus and Remus
    Explanation
    Romulus and Remus are the legendary twin brothers who are believed to have founded the city of Rome. According to Roman mythology, they were abandoned as infants and raised by a she-wolf. As they grew older, they decided to establish a city but disagreed on its location. Romulus eventually killed Remus and became the sole ruler of Rome, which was named after him. Therefore, Romulus and Remus are considered the founders of Rome.

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  • 2. 

    Were kings advised by senates?

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Kings were often advised by senates in ancient civilizations. Senates were councils or assemblies of elders, nobles, or influential individuals who provided counsel and guidance to the king. They played a crucial role in decision-making processes, offering their expertise and wisdom to the ruler. This system of governance ensured that the king had access to different perspectives and could make informed decisions. However, it is important to note that the extent of the senate's power and influence varied across different cultures and time periods.

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  • 3. 

    Most people in Rome were ---------------------- and ----------------------------.

    Correct Answer
    Shephards and farmers
    Explanation
    Most people in Rome were shepherds and farmers. This can be inferred from historical and cultural knowledge about ancient Rome. Agriculture was a significant part of the Roman economy, and many people were involved in farming activities. Additionally, shepherding was a common occupation in rural areas, as sheep were raised for their wool and meat. Therefore, it is reasonable to assume that the majority of people in Rome were engaged in these occupations.

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  • 4. 

    What cereals were grown in Rome?

    • A.

      Emmer,rye,millets etc

    • B.

      Wheat and rice wheat,rice

    • C.

      Dal,

    Correct Answer
    A. Emmer,rye,millets etc
    Explanation
    In ancient Rome, cereals such as emmer, rye, and millets were grown. These cereals were commonly cultivated and consumed during that time. Wheat and rice were not mentioned as cereals grown in Rome, and dal is not a cereal but a type of lentil. Therefore, the correct answer is emmer, rye, millets, etc.

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  • 5. 

    Was bronze coin found in Rome?

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    In ancient Rome, bronze coins were commonly used as a form of currency. Archaeological evidence has revealed the presence of numerous bronze coins in Rome, further confirming their existence. Therefore, it is reasonable to conclude that bronze coins were indeed found in Rome.

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  • 6. 

    What did Etruscan wear?

    • A.

      Tunic

    • B.

      Clock

    • C.

      Toga

    Correct Answer
    C. Toga
    Explanation
    The Etruscans wore togas. Togas were a traditional garment worn by the ancient Romans and were also adopted by the Etruscans, who were an ancient civilization in Italy. Togas were large, draped garments made of wool and were typically worn by men. They were an important symbol of social status and were often worn for formal occasions or public events. Togas were wrapped around the body and secured with a belt, and their style and color could indicate the wearer's social rank or occupation.

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  • 7. 

    Latin is a language of ancient Rome.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Latin is considered a language of ancient Rome because it was the official language of the Roman Empire and was widely spoken and used for communication, administration, and literature during that time. It evolved from a regional dialect into a standardized language that was used across the empire. Latin had a significant influence on the development of Romance languages and played a crucial role in the spread of Roman culture and civilization. Today, Latin is considered a dead language, but its influence and legacy can still be seen in various fields such as law, medicine, science, and the Catholic Church.

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  • 8. 

    Did Roman use 2 important things to build things?

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that Roman did not use two important things to build things. However, without any further context or information provided in the question, it is difficult to determine what those two important things might be. Therefore, an explanation cannot be generated based on the given question.

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