Morality Religion and Social Life of Rome

What did Juvenal say of the streets of Rome, in this direct quote? "the streets of Rome are...
annoying and dangerous
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Which emperor minted a coin depicting the Egyptian goddess Isis?
Vespasian
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Which law, passed by Augustus, made adultery illegal?
Lex Julia
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What did Tacitus say of Augustus' attitude towards reforming Romans' morals?
Augustus tried to make the people good as well as happy
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Which strict law, introduced by Augustus and later relaxed by Vespasian, encouraged marriage within the senatorial & equestrian classes?
Lex Papia Poppaea
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What could a man legally do if he found his wife/daughter in the act of adultery?
Kill the wife/daughter and the adulterer
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Who was the two headed/faced god of doorways?
Janus
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Who described the noise of the large population of Rome in the time of Domitian as the "multitude of pots and pans being clanged by the "citizenry"
Martial
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Which emperor minted a coin depicting the Egyptian goddess Isis?

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Which law, passed by Augustus, made adultery illegal?

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What did Tacitus say of Augustus' attitude towards reforming Romans' morals?

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Which strict law, introduced by Augustus and later relaxed by Vespasian, encouraged marriage within the senatorial & equestrian classes?

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