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1

Date?

125 AD

2

Who placed it there?

Hadrian

3

What was Hadrian's relation to Trajan?

Adoptive son

4

Who was the temple dedicated to?

Trajan and his wife

5

How do we know of the temples existence?

A coin

6

What is the building surrounded by?

Portico

7

Where is the temple?

Edge of Trajan's forum

8

This is a ____style building.

Octastyle

9

How is the temple of Trajan dominant?

Huge podium

10

What type of collonnade is the temple flanked by?

Distyle collonnade

11

Where did the distil colonnades curve?

Behind the cella

12

What is sited on it now?

Palazzo Valentini

13

What happened to the stone from the temple of Trajan?

It was used by the Palazzo Valentini

14

What are the only remains?

Dedicatory inscription and a granite column

15

What is the diameter of the granite column that remained?

2m

16

What type of capital did the remaining granite column have?

White marble