Latin Phrases
Roman Battles
General Trivia
Era of Augustus
Enemies of Rome
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A phrase said by Cato that meant "Carthage must be destroyed."

What is Carthago Delenda Est?

100

Rome's greatest military defeat

What is Cannae?

100

This Roman defeated Vercingetorix at Alesia

Who is Caesar?

100

The political advisor to Augustus who commissioned the Aeneid, among other works

Who is Maecenas?

100
This general crossed the Alps and defeated numerous Roman generals during the Second Punic War.

Who is Hannibal?

200

A phrase said at the death of Caesar that meant "Thus Always to Tyrants"

What is Sic Semper Tyrannis?

200

Scipio Africanus famously defeated Hannibal in his home territory at this battle

What is Zama?

200

This Roman won the battle of Actium for his friend Octavian

Who was Marcus Agrippa?

200

Augustus: "I found Rome a city of brick, I left it a city of ____"

What is marble?

200

This Egyptian queen supported both Julius Caesar and Marc Antony before her death

Who is Cleopatra?

300

In Latin, the cause of war

What is Casus Belli?

300
The armies of Antony and Octavian crushed the liberators at this battle in Greece

What is Philippi?

300

This Roman won the first civil war and retired after believing he had saved the Republic from future dictators

Who was Sulla?

300

Augustus's exiled daughter who was a major setback to his social reforms

Who is Julia?

300

This general united the Gauls and fought Caesar at the battle of Alesia

Who is Vercingetorix?

400

In Latin: North Carolina's motto, written by Sallust in his book Bellum Catilinae. 

What is, Esse Quam Videri?

400

Rome's greatest military defeat since the Punic Wars, which took place in the forests of northern Germany

What is the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest?

400

This legendary Roman of the early republic saved Rome and then retired to farm

Who was Cincinnatus?

400

One of the rivers that became the permanent borders of the Roman empire

What is the Rhine or what is the Danube?

400

This Roman citizen tried to overthrow the Republic but was thwarted by Cicero and later written about by Sallust

Who is Catiline?

500

A phrase said by Caesar during his conquest of Gaul. Translation: I came, I saw, I conquered.

What is Veni, Vidi, Vici?

500

This decisive non-decisive naval battle tipped the war from Antony to Octavian

What is Actium?

500

This Roman sacked Carthage

Who was Scipio Aemilianus?

500

The man who became emperor after Augustus

Who is Tiberius?

500

This slave led an uprising that was eventually defeated by Crassus.

Who is Spartacus?

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