Roman Wars

Geographical locations fought by the Roman legions.

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What conflict led Augustus to exclaim? "Varus! Give me back my legions."
  • First Punic War
  • Actium
  • Battle of Teutoberg Wald
  • Second Punic War
  • 2
    What rival did Rome clash with in the Punic Wars?
  • Parthia
  • Gaul
  • Carthage
  • Egypt
  • 3
    What province did Judea become part of after the defeat by Rome?
  • Syria
  • Egypt
  • Dacia
  • Lycia
  • 4
    What famous Roman leader is thought to have initiated The Rape of the Sabine Women?
  • Sulla
  • Pompey
  • Romulus
  • Caligula
  • 5
    Rome and Parthia had various conflicts over a period that lasted more than seven hundred years. What modern day country was once called Parthia?
  • Spain
  • Iran
  • Ethiopia
  • Macedonia
  • 6
    What river was crossed by Julius Caesar's legions and began his civil war in Rome?
  • Ebro
  • Nile
  • Rubicon
  • Tigris
  • 7
    The Marcomannic Wars pitted Rome against numerous Germanic peoples. What emperor led the Roman Empire during these wars?
  • Hadrian
  • Nero
  • Marcus Aurelius
  • Otho
  • 8
    Marc Antony and Octavian fought each other at this battle that is considered the last battle of the Roman Republic.
  • Actium
  • Gaul
  • Iberia
  • Numidia
  • 9
    The fortress Masada was besieged by the Roman army in what country?
  • Byzantium
  • Macedonia
  • Judea
  • Illyria
  • 10
    How many "Punic Wars" took place?
  • one
  • two
  • three
  • four
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