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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. German strength in fighting was best seen in their __________.
2. What was unique about a betrothed German couple?
3. Tacitus criticized the Sitones more than other German tribes because of what cultural difference?
4. Tacitus criticized the Germans' agriculture calendar because of what?
5. The Chatti showed steady courage in warfare through what?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
According to Tacitus, how had storytelling changed over generations?
Essay Topic 2
Tacitus was a senator under various rulers, both good and bad. What challenges were there and how did he deal with them? What were some possible reasons he reacted the way he did? Provide examples from the book.
Essay Topic 3
Describe Agricola's relationship with each of the emperors he served under.
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