1. Why was the Ara Pacis built?
- Show the Parthians returning the lost eagles
- Augustus had defeated the Maritime Gauls and Pacified the Alps
- Celebrate social development
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2. Who can be seen on the front of the Ara Pacis ?
- Mother Earth
3. What is the translation of 'Ara Pacis'?
- Temple of Augustus
- Altar of Peace
- Augustus's Altar
4. What female can be seen on one the panels and what is she holding?
- Eirene- God of peace- is holding Ploutos- God of wealth to show the relationship between peace and prosperity
- Roma- the female symbol of Rome- is holding a cornucopia and sitting on military equipment to show peace
- Mother earth is holding a young child to show how Augustus nurtured the plebians of Rome
5. What was depicted at the bottom of the Ara Pacis?
- Blooming flowers and crops
- Fallen Gallic Troops
- Parthians returning the lost eagles