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100

What is the name of Julius Caesar's first wife?

Cornelia 

100

Name the three members of the First Triumvirate 

Pompey, Crassus, and Julius Caesar

100

How many members in the Gerousia? 

30 (28 + 2 kings) 

100

Who commissioned the Athenian Fleet? 

Themistocles

100

Who still has Taylor Swift's scarf, from that very first week?!? 

Jake Gyllenhaal

200

What historian wrote "beware the three headed monster" 

Livvy 

200

What clan did Julius Caesar come from? 

Julii 

200

Another name for Secret Police 

Krypteia 

200

How many official battles took place in the Persian Wars starting from Marathon? 

5

200

In 2011, Kim Kardashian attempted to become a singer. What is the name of her first (and only) musical release?

Jam (Turn it Up) 

300

Who enacted 'proscriptions' in 83-82BCE? 

Sulla

300

A word for a kind of intangible social authority tied to reputation and status.

Auctoritas


300

Name the actor and the king he is impersonating in the classic film, 300 (for 300 points heheh) 

Gerald 'hotstuff' Butler and King Leonidas 

300

What year did the Battle of Marathon take place? Bonus 100 points: Which general is famous for the 'winged formation?'

490BCE.

Bonus: Miltiades

300

What was the first music video ever played on MTV when the network debuted in 1981?

Video Killed the Radio Star

400

What is the name of the co-consul of Caesar in 60BCE? 

Bibulus 

400

In what year did Caesar become Aedile? 

65BCE

400

To the closest hundred, what year was Sparta founded? 

900BCE

400

Name the FOUR figures who are in the 'leadership/contribution' syllabus point. 

Themistocles, Leonidas, Pausanius, and Eurybiades

400

Which Disney princesses appear in the Shrek movies?

Cinderella, Rapunzel, Sleeping Beauty, and Snow White

500

What word in Roman government can be used to describe "charisma" and "power from personal respect"

Dignitas

500

What is the name of the Celtic tribe that was initial an ally of Rome and used as a 'justification' of Caesar's conquering of great Gaul - only to go on to side against Caesar? 

Aedui 

500

Who called Sparta a gynecocracy? 

Aristotle

500

What was the name of the little snitch who told the Persians about the secret path at Thermopylae?

Ephialtes

500

Whitney Houston famously covered “I Will Always Love You”—who sang the original?

Dolly Parton 

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