Mark the statement if it correctly describes the beginning of the decline of the Roman Empire. A. Very few Roman emperors in the centuries after Augustus were competent rulers; most were insane, greedy, or both. B. Exposure to diseases from other lands killed many Romans. C. The Roman Empire, expansive as it was, could easily be governed by one person effectively.
A. The reason being said, after Julius Caesar, most leaders were corrupt and greedy, not to mention the fact that Rome was way too spread out for an empire. Another factor that contributed was that foreigners were invading Rome.