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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 does Lucius concentrate on?
2. What is Vetu's title?
3. How does Servelia plan to make her son wealthy?
4. What are the Ludi Meglenses called?
5. Why does Caesar have such a strong following?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Caesar plan to bring about the radical change that he thinks Rome needs?
2. What makes up the bulk of Caepio's wealth?
3. Why does Aurelia get upset with Pompeia's alliance with Claudians?
4. What does Aurelia tell Caesar to do when she hears the rumors of his affair?
5. What rumor does Clodius spread about Lucius?
6. What does Servelia do when Brutus is called to war?
7. How does Brutus respond to his broken betrothal?
8. Why is it surprising that Caesar has so many loyal followers?
9. What does Caesar say when Catalus offers him a bribe, and why?
10. Why does Fulvia abort her unborn child?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What kind of superstitions were had by the people in this book, and how did they affect the actions and decisions of these people?
Essay Topic 2
What were the major points of the Roman Revolution, and how did these ideals affect Caesar?
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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