Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Ancient Rome?
How Much Do You Know About Ancient Rome?
By: Heather Cahill
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About This Quiz

Ancient Rome was a fascinating civilization that revolved around mythology and the empire itself. It was one of the most powerful empires in the ancient world and a force to be reckoned with. The empire is often remembered for its rich entertainment and incredible buildings and architecture. Was there anything that the ancient Romans couldn't do? So, if you think you know all about them, it's time to find out!

Do you know what holidays the ancient Romans celebrated? What about their thoughts on religion and who they worshipped? What do you know about the wars and battles in which they took part? Many Romans were skilled warriors and when not defending their empire, took part in many spiritual ceremonies. Family was also very important to them, just like it is to us today.

Do you know what a Triumvirate is? What about what the many buildings in the ancient city were used for? Do you know what a typical day in ancient Rome was like? In many ways, it was similar to our lives today, but in others, it was much different!

So, if you think you can slay like a gladiator on this quiz, then it's time to get started. Take the quiz to see how much you know about ancient Rome!

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What was used for washing clothes in ancient Rome?
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What type of drug might you have taken in ancient Rome?
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What unique occurrence once took place in the Colosseum?
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Who were the two brothers who were said to have founded ancient Rome?
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What material did the ancient Romans take advantage of?
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If you wanted to catch a chariot race, where would you go?
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Who did the ancient Romans feud with for the longest?
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Is it true or false that early the Romans were Christian?
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How long was a typical work day in ancient Rome?
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What was a big part of the ancient Roman diet?
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What was the most important meal in ancient Rome?
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In ancient Rome, what did the mother usually take care of?
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What was one skill that children were taught in Roman schools?
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Who led a slave revolt?
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What was Paris' name when it was conquered by the Romans?
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Who was the last king of Rome?
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Is it true or false that the father in a household dictated who his children could marry?
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Which of the following countries was not part of the Roman empire?
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Who was killed in the Battle of Silva Arsia?
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Who was the Roman god of thunder?
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What language was spoken in ancient Rome?
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What did Emperors make part of their routine?
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