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The Romans At War

How the Romans Acquired and defended an Empire 10 Questions.

 
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1

Match the Enemy to which Roman General defeated them.

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Left

  • Scipio Africanus
  • Crassus and Pompey
  • Julius Ceasar
  • Marcus Agrippa

Right

  • Vercingetorix
  • Hannibal
  • Marc Anthony
  • Spartacus

2

Who did Marius take over the command against Jugurtha from?

  • Metellus
  • Sertorius
  • Lepidus

3

Who won the Battle of the Colline Gate securing Rome for Sulla?

  • Crassus
  • Pompey
  • Sulla himself

4

How did the second triumvirate raise money to pay their troops?

  • Personal wealth
  • Donations from Senators
  • Proscriptions including wealthy Senators

5

Which country did Sertorius take refuge in and build an army opposing Sulla's Rome?

  • Gaul
  • Sicily
  • Spain

6

How did Pompey impress Sulla and thus be rewarded with a triumph and made Consul despite being barely 20?

  • Stole Marius' vast amounts of gold
  • Raised an army and defeated the Marians
  • Masterminded the Battle of the Colline Gate

7

The combined forces of Octavian and Augustus defeated which two Senators at Phillipi, Greece?

  • Brutus and Cassius
  • Brutus and Cicero
  • Cassius and Cicero

8

Who did Mark Antony launch an invasion of that resulted in a resounding defeat?

  • Egyptians
  • Parthians
  • Gauls

9

Who did Rome fight in the Punic wars that led to Roman expansion outside of Italy?

  • Greece
  • Parthia
  • Carthage

10

Who Defeated the Romans in 410 AD when the Empire fell?

  • The Britons
  • The Saxons
  • The Goths

 

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