Rome questions This is a list of recently added questions about Rome. What material is the dome of Rome Pantheon made from?Concrete. The temple - 43 meter in diameter - was built by emperor Hadrian. Its dome with 8-meter wide oculus was built of unreinforced concrete that has been a mystery for ages. The weight of Roman concrete used to build the monolitic structure is merely 1/5 of common concrete. Such effect was achieved by mixing in of volcanic tuff and pumice.Created by: smyruvery hard 27% concreteconcrete465marblemarble639sandstonesandstone531woodwood82history of Italy riddles » What is the second largest city in Italy, after Rome?Milan. The four largest cities in Italy are Rome (2.7 million), Milan (1.3 million), Naples (1.0 million) and Turin (0.9 million).Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 69% NaplesNaples1301MilanMilan4157BolognaBologna143TurinTurin421Southern Europe riddles » How is the Colosseum in Rome also known as? Flavian Amphiteatre. The Collosseum was built by the three emperors known as the Flavian dynasty (Vespasian, Titus, Domitian). During the Ancient times, it was known in Latin as Amphitheatrum Flavium. The name "Colosseum" had been coined to refer to the amphitheatre around year 1000 AD.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 44% Gladiatorium MaximusGladiatorium Maximus3131 Flavian Amphiteatre Flavian Amphiteatre4596Forum RomanumForum Romanum1499PantheonPantheon1007ancient Rome riddles » What was the maximum capacity of the Colosseum in Rome?50,000 - 80,000 spectators. The Colosseum could hold, it is estimated, between 50,000 and 80,000 spectators, having an average audience of some 65,000. It was similar in capacity to the largest of modern football stadiums.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 63% 2,000 - 5,000 spectators2,000 - 5,000 spectators6895,000 - 10,000 spectators5,000 - 10,000 spectators266610,000 - 20,000 spectators10,000 - 20,000 spectators492650,000 - 80,000 spectators50,000 - 80,000 spectators14533Ancient buildings riddles » To whom was the Pantheon in Rome dedicated?All the gods. It is widely accepted that Pantheon was dedicated to all the gods, as its name suggests (from the Ancient Greek Pan "all" + Theon "gods"). However, the concept of a temple dedicated to all the gods is highly unusual and thus questionable. Some sources suggest that the name "pantheon" was only a nickname for the building during the Roman times, and its original name and purpose was lost.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 78% JupiterJupiter2627SaturnSaturn665TiberiusTiberius639All the godsAll the gods14168landmarks riddles » Where is Trajan's Column?In Rome. Trajan's Column - monument constructed in AD 113 in Rome to commemoration emperor's victory above Dacians.Created by: Damian Kramekeasy 74% in Romein Rome14772in Athensin Athens1508in Madridin Madrid1691in Saint Petersburgin Saint Petersburg1754architecture riddles » What is the Sistine Chapel named after?Pope Sixtus IV. The chapel takes its name from Pope Sixtus IV, who restored it between 1477 and 1480. He also introduced the Early Renaissance into Rome with the first masterpieces of the city's new artistic age. Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 67% pope Sixtus IVpope Sixtus IV7936saint Sistinasaint Sistina988Sixtinus, a hill in RomeSixtinus, a hill in Rome1592sixta, the sixth prayer of a day, which was usually celebrated theresixta, the sixth prayer of a day, which was usually celebrated there1311Christianity riddles » Play history quiz and see all the questions.