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 26% concreteconcrete411marblemarble574sandstonesandstone478woodwood70history 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% NaplesNaples1116MilanMilan3562BolognaBologna115TurinTurin365Southern 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 Maximus2915 Flavian Amphiteatre Flavian Amphiteatre4243Forum RomanumForum Romanum1421PantheonPantheon935ancient 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 62% 2,000 - 5,000 spectators2,000 - 5,000 spectators6545,000 - 10,000 spectators5,000 - 10,000 spectators251410,000 - 20,000 spectators10,000 - 20,000 spectators463350,000 - 80,000 spectators50,000 - 80,000 spectators13270Ancient 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 77% JupiterJupiter2457SaturnSaturn626TiberiusTiberius601All the godsAll the gods12951landmarks 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 Rome13791in Athensin Athens1424in Madridin Madrid1601in Saint Petersburgin Saint Petersburg1671architecture 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 IV7609saint Sistinasaint Sistina949Sixtinus, a hill in RomeSixtinus, a hill in Rome1536sixta, the sixth prayer of a day, which was usually celebrated theresixta, the sixth prayer of a day, which was usually celebrated there1260Christianity riddles » Play Italy quiz and see all the questions.