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Question:

True or False: The Egyptians
settled the region of Rome.
Answer:

False
Question:

What material did the Latins use
to build the first kind of roads?
Answer:

Gravel
Question:

In the legend of the founding
of Rome - What was the name
of the Trojan Prince who was
ordered by the gods to lead
his people to a promised land?
Answer:

Aeneas
Question:

In the legend of the founding
of Rome -
In Italy, who did Aenea's
group join forces with?
Answer:

The Latins
Question:

In the legend of the founding
of Rome -
About what year did the Latin
Princess give birth to twin sons?
Answer:

800 B.C.
Question:

In the legend of the founding
of Rome -
True or False: A she-wolf found
the twin sons and nursed them.
Answer:

True
Question:

In the legend of the founding
of Rome -
True or False: A soldier killed
the she-wolf and took the twins
to the king to be raised.
Answer:

False
Question:

In the legend of the founding
of Rome -
Who was the father of the
twin sons?
Answer:

The god "Mars"
Question:

In the legend of the founding
of Rome -
What was the oath that the
Latin Princess broke?
Answer:

Never to have children
Question:

In the legend of the founding
of Rome -
What were the names of the
twin sons born to the
Latin Princess?
Answer:

Romulus and Remus
Question:

Experts have learned that Rome was
settled by groups of people with
weapons made of what metal?
Answer:

Iron
Question:

True or False: Most of the
people of Rome were farmers
and lived in wood huts.
Answer:

True
Question:

In the legend of the founding
of Rome -
Who did the twins let decided
which one would rule the city?
Answer:

They let the gods
decide or choose.
Question:

In the legend of the founding
of Rome -
On what river did the twins
build their city?
Answer:

Tiber
Question:

In the legend of the founding
of Rome -
With what did Romulus trace
the city's bounderies ?
Answer:

With his plow
Question:

In the legend of the founding
of Rome -
What kind and how many birds
flew over the Palatine where
Romulus stood?
Answer:

12 Vultures
Question:

In the legend of the founding
of Rome -
Who became king,
Romulus or Remus?
Answer:

Romulus
Question:

In the legend of the founding
of Rome -
Where did the name
"Rome" come from ?
Answer:

Romulus named the city after
his own name.
Question:

In the legend of the founding
of Rome - True or False:
Each brother climbed to the top
of a different hill to wait for a
sign from the gods to determine
who would rule.
Answer:

True
Question:

True or False: The area where the
Latins settled had a harsh climate,
rocky soil, and few trees
for timber.
Answer:

False