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% concreteconcrete307marblemarble401sandstonesandstone361woodwood48history 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% NaplesNaples833MilanMilan2712BolognaBologna88TurinTurin288Southern 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 Maximus2597 Flavian Amphiteatre Flavian Amphiteatre3753Forum RomanumForum Romanum1274PantheonPantheon836ancient 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 spectators5975,000 - 10,000 spectators5,000 - 10,000 spectators223810,000 - 20,000 spectators10,000 - 20,000 spectators411450,000 - 80,000 spectators50,000 - 80,000 spectators11626Ancient 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% JupiterJupiter2190SaturnSaturn548TiberiusTiberius539All the godsAll the gods11318landmarks 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 Rome12387in Athensin Athens1276in Madridin Madrid1444in Saint Petersburgin Saint Petersburg1486architecture 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 IV7018saint Sistinasaint Sistina863Sixtinus, a hill in RomeSixtinus, a hill in Rome1428sixta, the sixth prayer of a day, which was usually celebrated theresixta, the sixth prayer of a day, which was usually celebrated there1155Christianity riddles » Play Italy quiz and see all the questions.