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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 Caesar deal with as praetor urbanus?
2. Who tries to garnish Caesar's wages in Far Spain?
3. What is Cicero's first name?
4. What does Caesar grant Ptolemy?
5. What does Caesar hope to be given to solve his money problems?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Fulvia abort her unborn child?
2. How does Pompey feel when he first meets Julia?
3. What information does Arrius bring the Senate after being hired by Caesar?
4. How does Terentia feel about how Caesar treats the Vestal Virgins?
5. What does Servelia call Pompey, and why?
6. How does Caesar treat the Vestal Virgins while he is being accused by the Boni?
7. What does Caesar ask of Vatinius in return for his gratitude?
8. Why does the boni not expect Caesar to give up his imperium for consulship?
9. What does Clodius plan to charge Cicero with when he becomes the President of the College?
10. Who kills Vittius, and why?
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 Vestal Virgins, and how did Caesar's interactions with them change his actions and feelings about certain things?
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