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Key to the - This is the key to the scavenger hunt 1 Rome grew into a major city under the rule of the Etruscans in the centuries before Christ 2

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This is the key to the scavenger hunt: 1. Rome grew into a major city under the rule of the Etruscans in the centuries before Christ. 2. In AD 53 Nero married Claudius's daughter, Octavia . 3. Rhea Silvia bore twins, Romulus and Remus . 4. Did Nero play the fiddle while Rome burned? Why/Why not? (No, the fiddle had not yet been invented.) 5. What were the main accusations brought against the Christians in AD 64 following the fire of Rome? (The main charge eventually was not the burning of Rome but hatred against humanity, possibly based on charges of cannibalism.) 6. What three women did Nero marry? Octavia, Poppaea, Statilia 7. Prior to Rome becoming an empire it was a republic. While a republic, the senate consisted of 600 magistrates and ex-magistrates (minimum qualification was election as quaestor) who served for life unless expelled by the censors . 8. The Republican government was symbolized by the letters SPQR. 9.
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This note was uploaded on 08/29/2009 for the course BIBL 3653 taught by Professor Roudkovski during the Summer '09 term at LeTourneau.

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