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1

How many kings were there?

7

2

Who was the first king?

Romulus

3

Who was the last king?

Tarquinius Superbus

4

Who were the first consuls?

Brutus and Collatinus

5

When was the Monarchy?

753 - 509 BC

6

When was the Republic?

509 - 27 BC

7

When was the Empire

27 BC - 476 AD

8

Who was Cincinnatus?

The altruistic dictator who left his farm to kill bad guys, then returned to farming.

9

How many Punic Wars were there?

3

10

Who were the Punic Wars against?

Carthage

11

Which Punic War involved Hannibal?

2

12

Who crossed which mountain range with elephants in the 2nd Punic war?

Hannibal, Pyrenees (Between Spain and France)

13

Where was Rome's first province?

Sicily

14

Who defeated Hannibal where?

Publius Cornelius Scipio at the Battle of Zama (Near Carthage). He earned the cognomen Africanus.

15

Who said "Carthago Delenda Est"

Cato the Elder

16

What became a province as a result of the 3rd Punic War?

Hispania

17

Who ended the slave revolt started by Spartacus where?

Pompey, _______??????

18

The pirates were defeated by whom, where?

Pompey, Mare Nostrum

19

Who was in the first triumvirate?

Caesar, Pompey, Crassus

20

Who lost the standards where?

Crassus, Parthia

21

Who conquered Gaul and Helvetia, and also invaded Germany and Brittania?

Caesar (duh)

22

Caesar crossed where and declared war on Rome?

The Rubicon

23

____ and ____ fled Rome after Caesar crossed the Rubicon to ____

Pompey and the Senate fled to Epirus (Greece)

24

Caesar defeated Pompey where?

Pharsalus (IS THIS MACEDONIA OR EPIRUS?)

25

After Pompey was defeated at Pharsalus, he fled where?

Egypt

26

Where did Caesar say Veni Vidi Vici?

Pontus where he defeated some insignificant king. (Which BTW is northern Asia Minor)

27

When was Caesar killed and by whom?

44 BC on the Ides of March by Brutus and the other Senators

28

Who formed the 2nd Triumvirate?

Marc Antony, Octavian, Lepidus

29

Pompey defeated Marc Antony where?

Battle of Actium (Naval)

30

What was the ara pacis?

Altar of peace made by Augustus.