CSTU 101 Quiz 4 Liberty University

  1. Rome had two early philosophies that had been taught by the Greeks, one being Epicureanism. What was the other one?
  2. Literally means “the public affair” or “the people’s affair”.
  3. Caesar Augustus, we know from the Bible gave himself this name. What was his name before he took this new name?
  4. The central wedge-shaped stone in an arch; the last stone put in place, it makes the arch stable.
  5. What was Rome’s major and most enduring contribution to Western Culture.
  6. One of Rome’s most famous narrative art monuments is
  7. Which two structures illustrate Roman eclecticism?
  8. The greatest Roman poet of the Republic.
  9. What structure did the Romans build that allowed their expression of who they were in the world and what they were trying to do? It was also used as a propaganda device; a representation of the yoke of oxen.
  10. Representing Roman engineering and power, ______________ were a highly visible portion of the network of waterways.
  11. The Punic Wars involved which two countries?
  12. From the Christian’s perspective which of these is true?
  13. The writings of the ______________ “Golden Age” (70BC-14BC), not only gave aesthetic pleasure but also promoted civic virtues and pride in the fatherland. His intent was to restore the morale of educated Romans by means of poetry and history.
  14. These letters were the universal mark of Roman authority.
  15. The period from the rule of Caesar Augustus through Marcus Aurelius.
  16. Who proclaimed himself to be the first emperor of Rome?
  17. This is the oldest continuously used religious building in the West, having started as a pagan temple and then converted to a Catholic church.
  18. Which of American founding fathers designed their house with the Pantheon in mind?
  19. This is the best preserved of all Roman buildings because it became a Catholic church early in the history of the Church of Rome.
  20. According to the Roman timeline this Republic began around what date?
  21. For the Romans, imperialism was a matter of living out their destiny.
  22. Lex, Rex was written by the King of England in 1644.
  23. The Greeks were more interested in what works, while the Romans were more interested in what is right.
  24. Duty, honor, and patriotism were Greek virtues as opposed to the Roman ideals of freedom, truth, and beauty.
  25. Greece has very little influence on the Roman culture?
  26. Much of our knowledge of Roman painting comes from the buried city of Pompeii.
  27. The Romans viewed the Greek culture as very distasteful and refused to use any of it with their own culture.
  28. The Romans took pride in their Imperialism.
  29. The Roman Coliseum was not as big as previously thought and probably only held a few thousand people.
  30. The main point we were illustrating with the aqueduct was Roman imperialism.

Set 2

  1. Rome had two early philosophies taught, one being Epicureanism. What was the other one?
  2. What were as common in Rome as billboards are to us today?
  3. From the Christian’s perspective which of these is true?
  4. Who was the chief patron of art in the Roman culture?
  5. Which Roman city was destroyed by a volcano, Mt. Vesuvius?
  6. The Punic Wars involved which two countries?
  7. This structure is the best preserved structure from the Roman Era.
  8. One of Rome’s most famous narrative art monuments is
  9. Which document did Jefferson write?
  10. Who proclaimed himself to be the first emperor of Rome?
  11. Which two structures illustrate Roman eclecticism?
  12. What significant structural architectural principle did the Romans develop?
  13. Which Roman emperor was also a stoic philosopher?
  14. The court of a Roman house, roofless and near the entrance.
  15. Caesar Augustus, we know from the Bible gave himself this name. What was his name before he took this new name?
  16. What structure did the Romans build that allowed their expression of who they were in the world and what they were trying to do?
  17. Which of American founding fathers designed their house with the Pantheon in mind?
  18. This is the oldest continuously used religious building in the West, having started as a pagan temple and then converted to a Catholic church.
  19. The period from the rule of Caesar Augustus through Marcus Aurelius
  20. The central wedge-shaped stone in an arch; the last stone put in place, it makes the arch stable.
  21. The main point we were illustrating with the aqueduct was Roman imperialism.
  22. The chief arts of Rome were architecture and sculpture.
  23. In 146 BC the Romans finally made peace with Carthage by signing a peace treaty at their capital.
  24. A good word to describe the Roman mind in relations to art, would be idealistic.
  25. Rome could be described as being pragmatic in their worldview.
  26. The Romans took pride in their Imperialism.
  27. For the Romans, imperialism was a matter of living out their destiny.
  28. Philosophy is the one area of Roman culture that is not indebted to the Greeks.
  29. The Roman Coliseum was not as big as previously thought and probably only held a few thousand people.
  30. Much of our knowledge of Roman painting comes from the buried city of Pompeii.

Set 3

  1. Which Roman emperor was also a stoic philosopher?
  2. What was the greatest Roman innovation in architecture?
  3. Which Roman philosophy taught that there was no afterlife?
  4. The most “popular” story depicted in the catacombs is:
  5. After the period of Constantine, how is Jesus depicted in Christian art?
  6. Dodds identified which three reasons for the “success” of early Christianity?
  7. Which two structures illustrate Roman eclecticism?
  8. In the Sacrophagus of Junius Bassus, which two figures are standing on either side of Jesus?
  9. Which of the following is NOTdepicted on the Sacrophagus of Junius Bassus?
  10. We noticed a variant of the “swastika” symbol associated with which figure in early Christian painting?
  11. The main point we were illustrating with the aqueduct was Roman imperialism.
  12. Philosophy is the one area of Roman culture that is not indebted to the Greeks.
  13. Roman portraiture art can be described by the word “photorealistic.”
  14. The Greeks were more interested in what works, while the Romans were more interested in what is right.
  15. Much of our knowledge of Roman painting comes from the buried city of Pompeii.
  16. In the early church, there was much theological disagreement about what Jesus looked like.
  17. Ancient Roman society was relatively tolerant of various religions.
  18. Early Christian art was more symbolic and less materialistic than Roman art.
  19. The New Testament is silent on the philosophies of the Roman world.
  20. For the Romans, imperialism was a matter of living out their destiny.
  21. Who proclaimed himself to be the first emperor of Rome?
  22. The Punic Wars involved which two countries?
  23. This structure is the best preserved structure from the Roman Era.
  24. According to the Roman timeline this Republic began around what date?
  25. Who was the poem the Aeneid?
  26. The court of a Roman house, roofless and near the entrance.
  27. Rome had two early philosophies taught, one being Epicureanism. What was the other one?
  28. Who is created with introducing the Neo‐classical architecture to America’s buildings?
  29. Which Roman city was destroyed by a volcano, Mt. Vesuvius?
  30. Which two structures illustrate Roman eclecticism?
  31. Which Roman emperor was also a stoic philosopher?
  32. What was as common in Rome as billboards are to us today?
  33. Caesar Augustus, we know from the Bible gave himself this name. What was his name before he took this new name?
  34. Which of American founding fathers designed their house with the Pantheon in mind?
  35. Much of our knowledge of Roman painting comes from the buried city of Pompeii.
  36. Philosophy is the one area of Roman culture that is not indebted to the Greeks.
  37. The Romans took pride in their Imperialism.
  38. The main point we were illustrating with the aqueduct was Roman imperialism.
  39. A good word to describe the Roman mind in relations to art, would be idealistic.
  40. In 146 BC the Romans finally made peace with Carthage by signing a peace treaty at their capital.
  41. For the Romans, imperialism was a matter of living out their destiny.
  42. The Roman Coliseum was not as big as previously thought and probably only held a few thousand people.
  43. The British Isles were finally able to stop the Roman Armies.
  44. The chief arts of Rome were architecture and sculpture.