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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. When does Servelia give birth to Caesar's daughter?
2. What does Pompey get a military command to do?
3. What group does Fabia belong to?
4. How many theaters are made for the Ludi Meglenses?
5. What is Polyxena's position?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Caesar say when Catalus offers him a bribe, and why?
2. What do Caesar and Servilia never do during their private meetings?
3. Why is Clodius circumcised?
4. What do Caesar and Servilia do during their private meetings?
5. What rumor does Clodius spread about Lucius?
6. What does Cato do when he learns of his wife's infidelity?
7. Why does Aurelia get upset with Pompeia's alliance with Claudians?
8. What is the difference between Patricians and Plebeians?
9. How does Cato learn of his wife's infidelity?
10. What warning does Caesar give Clodius?
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
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 were the main reasons for the ending of Caesar's marriage with Pompeia, and how did the end of this relationship affect some of the other people in the book?
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