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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What special privilege did the Hermundui have in the Roman Empire?
2. What was an obligation of a follower to a German chief in addition to protecting him?
3. What custom did Chatti boys assume until they showed their worth of birth?
4. What event caused such a great financial loss to the state that Agricola had to rectify it?
5. What historic figure was known to visit Germany and found the city Asciburgium?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast the German tribes. How were each culturally the same or different? What were some factors that lend to the similarities and differences?
Essay Topic 2
How is "The Agricola" a significant biography for British history?
Essay Topic 3
"The Agricola" is a "portrait of a career," according to Mattingly. How is this appropriate as a biography for both the writer Tacitus and the subject Agricola?
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