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Trajan Quiz

Trajan Quiz Questions

1. When was Trajan Roman emperor?
a) 14-37
b) 98-117
c) 161-180
d) 46-64

2. When was Trajan born?
a) 2 February 42
b) 16 June 140
c) 15 September 53
d) 24 October 76

3. Where was Trajan born?
a) Italica
b) Amman
c) Luxor
d) Sana

4. What was Trajan’s original name?
a) Jupiter Optimus Maximus
b) Titus Aurelius Fulvius
c) Boionius Arrius Antoninus
d) Marcus Ulpius Traianus

5. Who appointed Trajan governor of Upper Germany?
a) Galba
b) Vespasian
c) Nerva
d) Titus

6. Who asked Trajan in his letter how to handle Christians?
a) Pliny the Younger
b) Gaius Cornelius Tacitus
c) Lucius Aelius Commodus
d) Marcus Cornelius Fronto

7. Which monument was erected to commemorate Trajan’s victory in Dacian Wars?
a) Palazzo Misciatelli
b) Circus Maximus
c) Trajan’s Column
d) Palazzo Barberini

8. Who designed Trajan’s Forum?
a) Mimar Sinan
b) Apollodorous of Damascus
c) Juan Guas
d) Jean Marot

9. When did Trajan capture Ctesiphon?
a) 62
b) 171
c) 116
d) 34

10. Where did Trajan die?
a) Tyre
b) Antioch
c) Rabat
d) Selinus

Trajan Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When was Trajan Roman emperor?
b) 98-117

2. When was Trajan born?
c) 15 September 53

3. Where was Trajan born?
a) Italica

4. What was Trajan’s original name?
d) Marcus Ulpius Traianus

5. Who appointed Trajan governor of Upper Germany?
c) Nerva

6. Who asked Trajan in his letter how to handle Christians?
a) Pliny the Younger

7. Which monument was erected to commemorate Trajan’s victory in Dacian Wars?
c) Trajan’s Column

8. Who designed Trajan’s Forum?
b) Apollodorous of Damascus

9. When did Trajan capture Ctesiphon?
c) 116

10. Where did Trajan die?
d) Selinus

Originally posted 2016-07-01 21:59:35.

Nero Quiz

Nero Quiz Questions

English: Bust of Nero at the Capitoline Museum...

Bust of Nero at the Capitoline Museum, Rome (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When was Nero Roman emperor?
a) 41-54
b) 79-81
c) 69-79
d) 54-68

2. When was Nero born?
a) 19 March 24
b) 12 June 18
c) 1 August 32
d) 15 December 37

3. Where was Nero born?
a) Lugdunum
b) Antium
c) Lyon
d) Berne

4. What was Nero’s original name?
a) Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus
b) Titus Vespanius Augustus
c) Publius Aelius Hadrianus
d) Marcus Ulpius Traianus

5. Who of the following was Nero’s tutor?
a) Serius Honoratus
b) Publius Vergiius Maro
c) Lucius Annaeus Seneca
d) Aelius Donatus

6. Who led a revolt in Britain against Nero?
a) Boadicea
b) Arthur
c) Lancelot
d) Galahad

7. Whom did Nero persecute for the fire that destroyed large parts of Rome in 64?
a) Buddhists
b) Christians
c) Jains
d) Druzes

8. Who was the Armenian king compelled to received his crown from Nero?
a) Vagharshak
b) Zareh
c) Tiridates
d) Artashes

9. When did Nero die?
a) 26 January 54
b) 9 June 68
c) 2 May 81
d) 8 December 79

10. Where did Nero die?
a) Brindisi
b) Selinus
c) Rome
d) Triopli

Nero Quiz Questions with Answers

Nero and Seneca, by Eduardo Barrón, Cordoba, Spain

Nero and Seneca, by Eduardo Barrón, Cordoba, Spain (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When was Nero Roman emperor?
d) 54-68

2. When was Nero born?
d) 15 December 37

3. Where was Nero born?
b) Antium

4. What was Nero’s original name?
a) Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus

5. Who of the following was Nero’s tutor?
c) Lucius Annaeus Seneca

6. Who led a revolt in Britain against Nero?
a) Boadicea

7. Whom did Nero persecute for the fire that destroyed large parts of Rome in 64?
b) Christians

8. Who was the Armenian king compelled to received his crown from Nero?
c) Tiridates

9. When did Nero die?
b) 9 June 68

10. Where did Nero die?
c) Rome

Originally posted 2016-06-13 23:59:58.