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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 kind of grain was stolen in Ostia?
2. How does Brutus feel about his brothers?
3. Who takes over Lucius's military command?
4. What is Caesar's family name?
5. How does Caepio die?
Short Essay Questions
1. How are the Vestal Virgins appointed, and what is required of them?
2. What does Caesar do at the Ludi Romani Festival?
3. Why does Servelia feel that Caepio's inheritance belongs to her son?
4. Why have so many people pledged their loyalty to Caesar?
5. What does Caesar say when Catalus offers him a bribe, and why?
6. What rumor does Clodius spread about Lucius?
7. What does Aurelia tell Caesar to do when she hears the rumors of his affair?
8. How does Julia feel about being used by her father?
9. Why does Caesar get an opportunity to run for the office of Pontifus Maximus?
10. Why does Caesar think Pompey will not be able to stay in power?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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 2
Love was a very important theme and motivating factor in this book. Which people were most affected by this theme? Which relationships were the most significant to the plot, and why?
Essay Topic 3
What are some of the key examples of gratitude in this book, and how do these instances affect the characters involved in those scenes?
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