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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 11.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Claudius actually reading?
(a) Livia's book
(b) One of Pollio's books
(c) A letter from his brother
(d) One of Livy's books
2. What does Augustus do when he discovers that Julia is having sexual affairs?
(a) He orders Tiberius to return at once.
(b) He asks her to join the Vestals.
(c) He helps her divorce Tiberius and remarry.
(d) He orders her to be banished from Rome.
3. What events trigger political unrest in Rome in 5 A.D.?
(a) Earthquakes, floods, and a famine
(b) The deaths of a dozen popular senators
(c) A series of fires in the poor neighborhoods
(d) Several uprisings led by former slaves
4. Where does Claudius meet Assinius Pollio?
(a) In a public bathhouse
(b) At the Apollo Library
(c) At the Imperial Palace
(d) Out on a busy street
5. What nickname do people use for Claudius?
(a) Claudius the Ugly
(b) Claudius the Idiot
(c) Claudius the Cautious
(d) Claudius the Brave
Short Answer Questions
1. What notable thing does Claudius do at his first games?
2. What does Livia refuse to do in the same room as Claudius?
3. In order to marry Julia, Tiberius must first. . .
4. How do Livia and Urgulania describe the marriage of Claudius and Urgulanilla?
5. What language does Claudius use to write his autobiography?
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