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1

When did the inner workings of the Roman Empire begin to decline?

Around 200 AD

2

When did Rome begin to struggle under the weight of its empire?

By 400 AD

3

When did Rome fall?

476

4

When did Rome reach the peak of its power?

In the 2nd century around 117 AD

5

Under which emperor did Rome reach max power?

Trajan

6

Which countries did Rome control?

Spain, Italy, France, Southern Britain, Turkey, Israel, Egypt and Northern Africa

7

What were the reasons for the fall of the Roman Empire?

Corrupt politicians
Civil war
Barbarian attacks
Roman army messed up
Empire was too large

8

When did Diocletian split the empire?

285 AD

9

Who invaded Rome in 410?

A Germanic tribe called the Visigoths, it was the first time in 800 years that Rome had been invaded

10

What did the Eastern empire become?

The Byzantine

11

After the fall of Rome who be the leader of Rome and King of Italy?

Odaocer

12

Who was the last emperor of Rome?

Romulus Augustus

13

How long did the dark ages last after the fall of Rome?

500 years

14

When did the eastern empire fall and to who?

1453, the Ottoman Empire

15

Where was the capital of Rome at the time of the end?

Mediolanum

16

How long did Rome rule the Mediterranean for?

Over one thousand years