Quiz: Book 5
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
Directions: Circle the correct answer.
1. What is the political position of Argos from 418 through 416 BC?
a) Consistently pro Spart
b) Consistently pro-Athens
c) Vascilation between Athens and Sparta
d) Maintained neutrality
2. Why is Book 5 of the History of the Peloponnesian War such a short book?
a) There is only one battle during that time.
b) There are fewer conflicts spread out over a number of years.
c) Much of the history during that time is lost.
d) Thucydides has to leave Athens in a hurry.
3. What charismatic individual rises to prominence in 420 BC?
4. Why does Thucydides create his own chronology for his history?
a) He is not...
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