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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was so unique about the German tribe Chauci?
2. During assembly, how did the Germans show respectful agreement?
3. What historic figure was known to visit Germany and found the city Asciburgium?
4. What was one of the most shameful acts a German soldier could do?
5. Who were the first to be known as Germani?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What are some ways Roman culture influenced the Germans? What are some ways the Germans influenced the Romans and its people?
Essay Topic 2
Compare the state of cultural morals between Germany and the Roman Empire, such as the morals of loyalty to an emperor or king, the commitment of marriage, the bond between a parent and child, etc.
Essay Topic 3
What did Tacitus fail to detail when telling the biography of Agricola's surroundings and environment? Was this intentional or a reflection of his faults as a writer? Provide areas where he could have given more detail and how it would help the biography.
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