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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 4 - Combat.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Leonidas see as a major flaw in the Persian king?
2. What is the second wave of Persian soldiers surrounded by as they come to attack the Spartans?
(c) Light foot infantry
3. What is the Persian visitor worried about the disappearance of as he enters the camp?
(c) His wife
(d) Earlier scouting unit
4. The ___________ King is in command of all of the soldiers who have finally arrived at the Hot Gates.
5. Where are most of the Persian fighters forced to go when they are faced with the new Greek formation?
(c) Into each other
(d) Into the Greek spears
Short Answer Questions
1. How many soldiers are rumored to be in the Persian army that Leonidas is planning on fighting?
2. What does Leonidas recognize the tremors in the earth to be?
3. The pride of Xerxes causes him to want immediate ______________ from his personal bodyguard troops.
4. The Hot Gates themselves are a narrow ______________ gap at the base of a wall.
5. What kind of terrain is Leonidas leading his men over as the day continues to be hot and oppressive?
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