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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. Who wrote most of the satiric songs and poems about Tiberius?
2. What does Claudius miss most when he is staying in Carthage?
(d) Playing dice
3. Agrippina asks Tiberius for permission to marry who?
(a) The honored general, Blæasus
(b) Tiberius's adviser, Sejanus
(c) Her brother-in-law, Claudius
(d) Tiberius's mocker, Gallus
4. Where is Senator Gallus when the Roman Guards come to arrest him?
(a) Eating dinner with Tiberius
(b) Seeing Agrippina off at the harbor
(c) Returning to Rome from his villa
(d) Just outside the Senate building
5. What disturbs Claudius about Caligula?
(a) Caligula spends all his time gambling.
(b) Caligula seems to share a secret with Livia.
(c) Caligula likes to watch animals being killed.
(d) Caligula spends too much time with Tiberius.
Short Answer Questions
1. The Senator Incitatus was:
2. Which sister of Caligula did he claim as his favorite?
3. What finally happens to Tiberius's body?
4. What does Livia call Caligula?
5. What does Antonia say that Caligula did to Drusilla?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who does Germanicus accuse of murdering him?
2. How does a lizard foretell Tiberius's death?
3. What power does Livia still hold over Tiberius?
4. How does the actor, Mnester, prevent a massacre?
5. What does Cassius threaten to do if the other conspirators refuse to go through with the plot?
6. Why does Claudius advise Agrippina to make friends with Nerva and Vipsania?
7. How does Claudius save the lives of the three noblemen who accompany him to Lyons?
8. Describe Claudius's relationship with his wife, Urgulanilla.
9. What reason does Livia give for Tiberius making Caligula his successor?
10. What happens as a result of Caligula's illness?
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