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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The men in the army are being led by a man who is playing the __________.
2. The remainder of the Persian envoy's entourage is then ___________ at Leonidas' orders.
3. What does Leonidas have to donate before he can see the ephors?
(a) A soldier
(b) Heavy gold coins
(c) Some blood
(d) His wife
4. The messenger asked that Leonidas send a ________ of earth and a jar of water to the King of Persia.
5. What is the response of the ephors to the plans of Leonidas when he meets with them?
(a) They do not reply
6. The men are wearing heavy __________ helmets as they are marching to meet their enemy.
7. What does the oracle inhale as she begins to talk with Leonidas about his war plans?
8. What begins to turn into a violent storm the closer they move toward the Hot Gates?
(a) Soldier's moods
(b) Pelting rain
(c) Windy day
9. The men at the beginning of this graphic novel are marching from where?
10. Which soldier succumbs to the heat, growing dizzy and stumbling around?
11. What caused the destruction of the items from the question #68?
(b) Violent storm
(d) Persian traitors
12. How many soldiers are thought to be in the area when the final Greek attachments join Leonidas and Daxos?
13. What would the earth and the water have shown to the King of Persian had Leonidas sent them?
14. When Leonidas announces he is going for a walk, in what direction does he say he will travel?
15. What do the Greeks exult over when they look out to the sea as they wait for battle?
(a) Darkness falling
(b) Clear sky
(c) Blood on the ground
(d) Persian corpses
Short Answer Questions
1. The boy is expected to ____________ for a period of time without supplies or equipment.
2. Who orders the captain to stop the beating of the man who ended up falling down from the heat?
3. The Queen tells Leonidas he should come back either with his ____________ or on his _____________.
4. Why does the storyteller tell the rest of the men stories as they sit around at camp?
5. Leonidas thinks that the __________ are decrepit old men who are completely out of touch with the modern world.
This section contains 417 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)