Cstu 101 Quiz 5

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1. Which two structures illustrate Roman eclecticism?

Answer; coliseum and pantheon

2. These letters were the universal mark of Roman authority.

Answer; SPQR

3. What structure did the Romans build that allowed their expression of who they were in the world and what they were trying to do? It was also used as a propaganda device; a representation of the yoke of oxen.

Answer; triumphal arch

4. This is the best preserved of all Roman buildings because it became a Catholic church early in the history of the Church of Rome.

Answer; The pantheon

5. According to the Roman timeline this Republic began around what date?

Answer; 509 BC

6. According to your textbook who is the greatest Roman historian?

Answer; Publius Cornelius Tacitus

7. The central wedge-shaped stone in an arch; the last stone put in place, it makes the arch stable.

Answer; Keystone or capstone

8. Which of American founding fathers designed their house with the Pantheon in mind?

Answer; Jefferson

9. What was Rome’s major and most enduring contribution to Western Culture.

Answer; The law

10. One of the most revolutionary and authoritative structures ever built, which has influenced the architecture of every age from the ancient Rome to the present day.

Answer; Pantheon

11. What were as common in Rome as billboards are to us today?

Answer; Sculptures

12. What significant structural architectural principle did the Romans develop?

Answer; use of arches and vaults

13. The Romans valued education and scorned the uneducated, whether Roman or foreigner. Who wrote “Ignorance condemned these impoverished souls to the tyranny of the present?”

Answer; Cicero

14. This is the oldest continuously used religious building in the West, having started as a pagan temple and then converted to a Catholic church.

Answer; The pantheon

15. Who proclaimed himself to be the first emperor of Rome?

Answer; Augustus Caesar

16. The Punic Wars involved which two countries?

Answer; Rome and Carthage

17. Literally means the public affair or the peoples affair.

Answer; res publica

18. Which document did Jefferson write?

Answer; the Declaration of Independence

19. Who wrote the poem the Aeneid?

Answer; Virgil

20. Which Roman city was destroyed by a volcano, Mt. Vesuvius?

Answer; Pompeii

21. Lex, Rex was written by the King of England in 1644.

Answer; Samuel Rutherford

22. The main point we were illustrating with the aqueduct was Roman imperialism.

Answer; False

23. For the Romans, imperialism was a matter of living out their destiny.

Answer; Appian way

24. The Greeks had slaves but the Romans chose not to embrace slavery.

Answer; False

25. The Romans took pride in their Imperialism.

Answer; True

26. The Romans viewed the Greek culture as very distasteful and refused to use any of it with their own culture.

Answer; False

27. Greece has very little influence on the Roman culture?

Answer;  True

28.  Philosophy is the one area of Roman culture that is not indebted to the Greeks.

Answer; True


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