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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 4 - Combat.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Ephialtes reveals that his father taught him to fight like a _____________.
2. Which force has been in hiding and is sprung as the second trap against the Persian special army?
3. The iron clad ____________ of the Spartan army ensures no man will falter or flee.
4. What is the year in the only dates frame in this first chapter?
(a) 420 BC
(b) 480 BC
(c) 460 BC
(d) 500 BC
5. The Hot Gates themselves are a narrow ______________ gap at the base of a wall.
(a) Yards wide
(d) Inches wide
Short Answer Questions
1. What do the Persians fire at the Spartans in hopes of breaking them down?
2. The pride of Xerxes causes him to want immediate ______________ from his personal bodyguard troops.
3. What does Leonidas recognize the tremors in the earth to be?
4. What was Ephialtes thought to have died from before?
5. Why does the storyteller tell the rest of the men stories as they sit around at camp?
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