Ancient History: Rome : Wars, Uprisings, and Conflicts

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Example Question #1 : Wars, Uprisings, And Conflicts

Lucius Tarquinius Priscus (Tarquin the Elder), the 5th King of Rome, first waged war against _______________.

Possible Answers:

None of these

The Sabines

The Etruscans

The Latins

Correct answer:

The Latins

Explanation:

The Latin League was a confederation of geographically related cities and towns. After their unsuccessful was with Priscus they were "convinced" to join the Kingdom of Rome. Priscus also fought the Sabines, but this was after his aggression against the Latin League.

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