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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What religious role does the Pontifus Maximus hold?
2. How does Caepio die?
3. What is the First Man in Rome skilled at?
4. How many theaters are made for the Ludi Meglenses?
5. What does Clodius accuse Fabia of?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Cato launch war on the treasury department?
2. What does Servelia tell Caesar to do to punish Cato?
3. What does Caesar think must be changed radically in Rome, at the beginning of the book?
4. What is the difference between Patricians and Plebeians?
5. How does Julia feel about being used by her father?
6. How does Bibulus try to trick Caesar at court, and what happens?
7. What does Fulvia demand of Clodius after their marriage, and what is Clodius's response to this?
8. What do Caesar and Servilia never do during their private meetings?
9. What rumor does Clodius spread about Lucius?
10. What does Caesar do at the Ludi Romani Festival?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What was the major motivation of the boni, and what were some of the things they did to pursue this major motivation?
Essay Topic 2
What was Caesar's idea about politics at the end of the book, and what caused this to change? How did this change affect the course of the plot?
Essay Topic 3
Fear is a common theme in this book that is presented a number of times by a number of people. What are some of these instances, and how does fear affect the people in the book?
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