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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Caesar do to the pirates when he eventually captures them?
(a) Forces them to do manual labor for him.
(b) Acquires his ransom back.
(c) Orders their deaths.
(d) Releases them after proving his point.
2. Whose dream warns Caesar of his fate?
3. When must Pompey make his decision to befriend Crassus, according to the man of the equestrian order's vision?
(a) By the end of the month.
(b) By the end of the year.
(c) Before Pompey and Crassus leave office.
(d) After Pompey and Crassus leave office.
4. How many men does Caesar have when he returns to free Cicero from the siege of a Gaul uprising?
(a) Three thousand.
(b) Nine thousand.
(c) Five thousand.
(d) Seven thousand.
5. What does Caesar do upon being declared the dictator of Rome?
(a) He gives the people more livestock.
(b) He gives the people money.
(c) He gives the people their rights back.
(d) He gives the people more land.
Short Answer Questions
1. How is Pompey perceived throughout much of his life?
2. Who pays Caesar's debt when he is stopped on his way to Spain?
3. What happens to Clodius while Cicero is away?
4. What does Caesar give to the troops before returning them to Pompey?
5. What happens when Caesar and Pompey finally battle each other?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Caesar die and why has the event become so famous?
2. What leads to the civil war between Caesar and Pompey?
3. Why does Cicero leave Rome after he draws the ire of Clodius, and how does he return?
4. What is the contrast between Caesar's troops and Pompey's troops, and how does that affect the outcome of their war?
5. What age is Pompey when he does battle with Caesar and what happens when the two first meet?
6. What does Caesar do to build support for himself as a Roman leader after he returns from Gaul, and why is the timing significant?
7. What is the dilemma Cicero faces upon discovering the plan by Catiline's forces that remain in Rome?
8. What personal problems does Cicero encounter after he retires from public life?
9. Why does Cicero retire from public life, and what do his plans include at this point in his life?
10. How does Caesar avoid death in his youth, and what do his dealings with the pirates display?
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