Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Book 1: Xerxes, Chapter 1 - 4
1. How does Xeones come to be in the Persian camp?
2. How does Xeones begin his story?
3. What happens to Xeones after his city is burned?
4. What is a helot?
5. Who is Bruxieus?
6. Why does Xerxes want to hear about the Spartans?
Short Essay Question - Book 1: Xerxes, Chapter 5 - 7
7. Why does Diomache feel that no one will want to marry her?
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