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Who was in charge of the celtic religion

The druids- powerful priests

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Who was the first roman general to lead his troops into britain?

Julius caesar in 55 B.C.

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How many times did he visit Britain?

Twice

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What emperor invaded Britain in AD 43?

Emperor Claudius

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Who was Claudius' commander?

Aulus Plautius

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Who was Britain's first governor?

Aulus Plautius

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Who was Britain's most famous Roman Governor?

Gnaeus Julius Agricola

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What did Agricola accomplish?

Built forts in scottish highlands, and put an end to scottish resistance in A.D. 84

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What was Roman opinion of celtic gods

They were remarkably tolerant of them

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For how long did the British live under Roman occupation?

Nearly four hundred years

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What was salvius' full name?

Gaius Salvius Liberalis

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Where was Salvius born?

Italy

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For what did Salvius gain a reputation?

Speaking his mind

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What emperor made Salvius a roman senator?

Emperor Vespasian

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What brotherhood was salvius a part of?

The arval brotherhood

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What other honor did he achieve?

He was put in command of a legion

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Who was his wife?

Rufilla

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From what two items were villas constructed from?

Cut stone and cement

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What were the five main crops?

Cereal grains; barley, oats, rye, and wheat

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What did they use as a sweetener?

Honey

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Name two foods the Romans introduced in Britain

Cherries and peas

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In what area did most slaves work?

Agriculture