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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. How does the Senate feel about Pompey as a leader?
2. How long is the Ludi Meglenses?
3. What fascinates Caesar in the fire of Vesta?
4. How old is Brutus when he becomes rich?
5. What does Lucius concentrate on?
Short Essay Questions
1. How are the Vestal Virgins appointed, and what is required of them?
2. Why does Caesar start his affair with Servelia again?
3. What does Fulvia demand of Clodius after their marriage, and what is Clodius's response to this?
4. What does Caesar rely on to get elected as the Pontifus Maximus?
5. What warning does Caesar give Clodius?
6. Why does Cato launch war on the treasury department?
7. What makes up the bulk of Caepio's wealth?
8. How does Bibulus try to trick Caesar at court, and what happens?
9. What does Caesar do at the Ludi Romani Festival?
10. Why have so many people pledged their loyalty to Caesar?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
There were a few different social and political ideals mentioned and discussed in this book. What were some of these ideals, and how did their presence in the book affect the main characters?
Essay Topic 2
How did Caesar's relationship with Servelia change over the course of the plot? What caused these changes, and what significance does this have to the outcome of the book?
Essay Topic 3
What were the Vestal Virgins, and how did Caesar's interactions with them change his actions and feelings about certain things?
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