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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 17.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What title does Tiberius refuse on Livia's behalf?
(c) High Priestess to Augustus
(d) Mother of the Country
2. Germanicus promises Claudius, if he finds evidence that Postumus is innocent, he will. . .
(a) speak to Augustus about the matter.
(b) rescue Postumus from the island himself.
(c) investigate the death of their father.
(d) make sure that Livia was tried for her crimes.
3. What is Claudius's full name?
(a) Tiberius Claudius Nero Drusus Caesar
(b) Tiberius Claudius
(c) Tiberius Claudius Germanicus
(d) Tiberius Claudius Drusus Nero Germanicus
4. What does Augustus do when he discovers that Julia is having sexual affairs?
(a) He helps her divorce Tiberius and remarry.
(b) He orders Tiberius to return at once.
(c) He asks her to join the Vestals.
(d) He orders her to be banished from Rome.
5. What does Augustus blame for the low marriage rate in Rome?
(a) The fact that everyone is related to each other
(b) The lack of priests to perform the ceremonies
(c) The selfishness and laziness of bachelorhood
(d) The ease of getting divorces for political reasons
Short Answer Questions
1. What distinction does Claudius make between Tiberius and Germanicus?
2. What omen is cited by Tiberius to show that Augustus should become a God?
3. The key to Livia and Augustus's higher cipher was found in the first chapter of. . .
4. Name all of Julia's husbands.
5. Why does Claudius become engaged to Urgulanilla?
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