The Alexiad of Anna Comnena Quiz | Two Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book IX.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What city does Robert take on his way to Dyrrachium?
(a) Valona.
(b) Rome.
(c) Florence.
(d) Venice.

2. What does Clitziasthlan invite Tzachas to?
(a) A dinner.
(b) Fight together.
(c) A duel to the death.
(d) Hunting.

3. Who does Alexius make ruler of the area after defeating Tzelgu's army?
(a) His brother, Adrian.
(b) Bohemund.
(c) His brother, Isaac.
(d) Michael Ducas.

4. Why does Alexius have many devotees?
(a) His intelligence and virtue.
(b) His money.
(c) His political power.
(d) His good looks.

5. Who does Anna say Botaniates wished to concede the throne to?
(a) Robert.
(b) Alexius.
(c) Isaac.
(d) Melissenus.

Short Answer Questions

1. What rebellion does Alexius send Ducas to quell?

2. At the start of Book II, what rank does Alexius attain under Michael Ducas?

3. Who does Robert go to see with his troops?

4. What rank does Anna says Alexius attained under Nicephorus?

5. What punishment does the conspirator receive?

(see the answer key)

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