The most difficult Rome riddles A list of Rome related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Italy quiz 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.hard 46% Gladiatorium MaximusGladiatorium Maximus27% Flavian Amphiteatre Flavian Amphiteatre46%Forum RomanumForum Romanum15%PantheonPantheon9%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 4569 answers in 2 languages »ancient Rome 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).average 67% NaplesNaples17%MilanMilan67%BolognaBologna2%TurinTurin11%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 101 answers in 9 languages »Southern Europe 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. average 68% pope Sixtus IVpope Sixtus IV68%saint Sistinasaint Sistina7%Sixtinus, a hill in RomeSixtinus, a hill in Rome13%sixta, the sixth prayer of a day, which was usually celebrated theresixta, the sixth prayer of a day, which was usually celebrated there10%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 7984 answers in 4 languages »Christianity 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.average 68% 2,000 - 5,000 spectators2,000 - 5,000 spectators3%5,000 - 10,000 spectators5,000 - 10,000 spectators10%10,000 - 20,000 spectators10,000 - 20,000 spectators18%50,000 - 80,000 spectators50,000 - 80,000 spectators68%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8418 answers in 4 languages »Ancient buildings 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.easy 75% in Romein Rome75%in Athensin Athens7%in Madridin Madrid8%in Saint Petersburgin Saint Petersburg8%Created by: Damian Kramek. Statistics based on 8780 answers in 2 languages »architecture 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.easy 79% JupiterJupiter13%SaturnSaturn3%TiberiusTiberius3%All the godsAll the gods79%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 6429 answers in 4 languages »landmarks riddles » Play Italy quiz and see all the questions.