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Caesar conquered Gaul, what is that area today?

France

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Many people interpret Jesus's teachings in _________ ways which leads to different denominations of Christians

Many people interpret Jesus's teachings in different ways which leads to different denominations of Christians

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What was the main language of Rome?

Latin

3

What architecture did the Romans begin to use in Pax Romana?

the arch

4

Jesus traveled teaching his _______, which made the leaders and politicians nervous.

Jesus traveled teaching his beliefs, which made the leaders and politicians nervous.

4

The ______ began to persecute the Christians.

The Romans began to persecute the Christians.

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What does AD mean?

in the year of the Lord; Anno Domini

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Who was Marc Antony?

Caesar's Assistant

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The Senate gives Octavian a new name. What was it?

Augustus

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Definition: type of execution in which a person was nailed to a cross

crucifiction

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Even though Jesus was born to Mary and Joseph, who was his Father?

God

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Could Roman generals enter Rome with an army?

no

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What does the anger between Marc Antony and Octavian lead to?

war between the two

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Who were Caesar's powerful friends?

Pompey and Crassus

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Name 5 causes of the fall of Rome.

1. Huns invaded, fierce warriors from central Asia

2. Attila the Hun raided Rome and destroyed the city.

3. Roman world became too big to govern.

4. corruption – decay in people’s values

5. wealthy people fled to the country and it left only the poor in the city.

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What is the time of peace in Rome called?

Pax Romana (first 200 years)

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The resurrection was a sign that the disciples needed to declare Jesus the _______ one.

The resurrection was a sign that the disciples needed to declare Jesus the anointed one.

12

According to prophecy, the Jews new leader would be a decedent to __________.

According to prophecy, the Jews new leader would be a decedent to King David.

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Who killed Caesar?

A group of senators

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Why was Caesar respected?

skills and bravery

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What are frescoes?

types of paintings done on plaster

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Jesus taught ________, which was rescuing people from sin.

Jesus taught salvation, which was rescuing people from sin.

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What does Octavian's new name, Augustus, mean?

revered one

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Jesus was killed by ______.

Jesus was killed by crucifiction.

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Why do you think the statement "all roads lead to Rome" is true?

Because Roman roads spread of over most of Europe

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Definition: 12 disciples whom Jesus chose to receive special training

Apostles

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Why did Pompey order Caesar to give up his power?

So he could control Rome alone.

22

What did Caesar make himself when he returned to Rome?

dictator for life

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What are the romance languages of Rome?

Italian, French, Spanish, Portuguese and Romanian

23

Three days after Jesus was crucified, he __________.

Three days after Jesus was crucified, he rose from the dead.

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In the early 300s Constantine, emperor of Rome, became a ________.

In the early 300s Constantine, emperor of Rome, became a Christians.

25

Who was Jesus born to?

Mary and Joseph

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Within a 100 years of Jesus's death thousands of Christians lived in _______.

Within a 100 years of Jesus's death thousands of Christians lived in Rome.

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What was the new religion that grew out of Judaism?

Christianity

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It is said that "all roads lead to ______"

It is said that "all roads lead to Rome"

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Definition: rose from the dead

resurrection

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Who was the most powerful general of the time?

Caesar

32

What was the Colosseum?

a huge building constructed for gladiator fights

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What does BC mean?

before the birth of Jesus Christ; before common era

34

What part of the bible is the account of life and teachings of Jesus?

New Testament

36

What is currency?

money

37

Once Octavian became emperor, it ended the Roman "republic" and began the Roman _______.

Once Octavian became emperor, it ended the Roman "republic" and began the Roman empire.

37

What part of the bible is the history and ideas of the Hebrew people?

Old Testament

38

What is the Bible?

the Christina Holy Book

40

What is Civil Law?

legal system based on written code of laws like the ones created by the Romans

41

_________ made Christianity Rome's official religion.

Constantine made Christianity Rome's official religion.

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Definition: a group of people who hold the same religious beliefs

denomination

43

What is the Ides of March?

Assassination of Caesar; March 15th

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_______ would spread the word of Jesus.

Apostles would spread the word of Jesus.

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Caesar was so powerful that his friends became _______.

Caesar was so powerful that his friends became jealous.

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Definition: punishment of a group because of their beliefs

persecution

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Who does Marc Antony first marry?

He marries Octavian's sister, Octavia.

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The Jews would call their new leader the _______.

The Jews would call their new leader the Messiah.

50

The Bible is made up of ______ parts.

The Bible is made up of two parts.

51

What person was the bases of Christianity?

Jesus of Nazareth

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How did using currency help Rome?

it allowed people to pay for things even if they didn't have items to trade

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Marc Antony divorced Octavia to marry who?

Cleopatra

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How does Octavian feel about Marc Antony divorcing his sister?

mad; betrayed

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What did Romans use to pay for things?

currency

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What did people resent about Caesar?

He wanted to become king of Rome

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Jesus was _______ in Jerusalem around AD 30.

Jesus was arrested in Jerusalem around AD 30.

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Everything we know about Jesus, we learn from the _______.

BibEverything we know about Jesus, we learn from the Bible.

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What does Messiah mean?

anointed one

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Several ________ claimed to have seen Jesus after he was resurrected.

Several disciples claimed to have seen Jesus after he was resurrected.

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Why haven't Romans worn roads down in all these years?

They were built in layers of different materials.

66

Who was Octavian?

Caesar's adopted son

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Besides being a strong general, Caesar was also a great _______.

Besides being a strong general, Caesar was also a great speaker.

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Why were the senators mad at Caesar?

He reduced their power

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