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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. For how many days have the men been marching to arrive at their location?
2. What caused the destruction of the items from the question #68?
(b) Violent storm
(d) Persian traitors
3. How long ago was the meeting with the ephors and the oracle?
(a) Two weeks
(b) Two days
(c) Two months
(d) Two years
4. What would the earth and the water have shown to the King of Persian had Leonidas sent them?
5. What does the place where the ephors live emit from the rocks?
(a) Poisonous waters
(c) Black tar
6. The young boy in the story leaves ______________ in order to travel to the wilderness to prove himself.
7. The messenger asked that Leonidas send a ________ of earth and a jar of water to the King of Persia.
8. What are the loin straps made out of in the soldiers' uniforms as they march?
9. How old is the boy in the story of the wolf that the men like to hear again and again?
10. What is the response of the ephors to the plans of Leonidas when he meets with them?
(a) They do not reply
11. How many years have passed since the story of the boy and the animal has taken place?
12. The men are also carrying large circular __________ as they march to meet their enemy.
13. How many soldiers are rumored to be in the Persian army that Leonidas is planning on fighting?
(b) Very few
14. When Leonidas objects to the ruling of the ephors, who is he told to see next?
15. What kind of terrain is Leonidas leading his men over as the day continues to be hot and oppressive?
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Leonidas send the Persian envoy that is sent to collect the surrender?
2. The oracle also states that no Spartan army will ____________.
3. The ___________ King is in command of all of the soldiers who have finally arrived at the Hot Gates.
4. What arrived in Sparta that caused the King to make a decision which led to the battle they are marching to?
5. What does Leonidas have to donate before he can see the ephors?
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