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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 4 - Combat.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The Queen tells Leonidas he should come back either with his ____________ or on his _____________.
(a) Sword, shield
(b) Shield, sword
(c) Shield, shield
(d) Head, back
2. What do the Greeks exult over when they look out to the sea as they wait for battle?
(a) Clear sky
(b) Persian corpses
(c) Darkness falling
(d) Blood on the ground
3. What does the Persian ambassador continue to deliver, even as he is hurt badly?
(a) Peace agreement
(b) Demands from Xerxes
(d) A prayer for the souls of the Spartans
4. Leonidas quickly dispatches the ___________ to guard the secret path that Ephialtes reveals to him.
5. How long ago did Leonidas refuse the offer of the Persian envoy to surrender to them?
(a) One week
(b) Two years
(c) One year
(d) Three days
Short Answer Questions
1. Spartan soldiers swim and dive from a massive wall made of ____________ and Persian corpses.
2. What kind of armor do the Persian soldiers wear, rendering them vulnerable to attack?
3. The Spartans are stacking up a large __________ of Persians even before the main battle begins.
4. When Leonidas objects to the ruling of the ephors, who is he told to see next?
5. Who has since died in great shame, which becomes Ephialtes' motivation?
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