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Question 1:
Who wrote Thermae?
Svein Erik Johansen
Ginger Bill
Gordon Lyon
Anthony Rich

Question 2: Of its two staircases, one leads to the roof of the baths, and one to the ________ containing the water.
CoalBoiler (steam generator)FurnaceBoiler

Question 3: Roman Baths of Weissenburg Digital Media Archive (________-licensed photos, laser scans, panoramas) with data from a City of Weissenburg/CyArk research partnership
CopyleftCreative Commons licensesCreative CommonsOpen-source software

Question 4: This article incorporates text from the article "Balneae" in the ________ Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities by Harry Thurston Peck (1898).
Copyright infringementPublic domainCopyrightIntellectual property

Question 5: Thus the baths erected by Claudius Etruscus, the freedman of the Emperor ________, are styled by Statius[8] balnea, and by Martial[9] Etrusci thermulae.
TiberiusClaudiusCaligulaAugustus

Question 6: Some thermae also featured steam baths: the sudatorium, a moist steam bath, and the laconicum, a dry steam bath much like a modern ________.
MassageBathingChristian naturismSauna

Question 7: Men would oil themselves (as soap was still a luxury good and thus not widely available), ________,[citation needed] and remove the excess with a strigil (cf.
BathtubBidetBathroomShower

Question 8: This article incorporates text by Anthony Rich from the article "Balneae" in the ________ Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities by William Smith (1870), p.
Copyright infringementCopyrightIntellectual propertyPublic domain

Question 9: The design of baths is discussed by Vitruvius in ________.
Roman technologyDe architecturaRoman EmpireAncient Rome

Question 10: Such coppers or boilers appear to have been called miliaria, from their similarity of shape to a ________.
HighwayRoadUnited StatesMilestone
















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