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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How many years after the Estrucans and the Sabines fought Rome do the Volscians and the Aequins also position themselves against the city?
(b) One hundred.
(c) Two hundred.
(d) Two hundred and fifty.
2. What is the state of politics in Chapter 3 of Rome and the Patricians?
3. What is considered a shortcoming that the advocates of intermarriage want to overcome?
4. According to Claudius, what is the real trouble in Rome?
(a) The people's tendency to expand the separation between classes.
(b) The tribune's tendency to expand the separation between classes.
(c) The consuls' tendency to expand the separation between classes.
(d) The senate's tendency to expand the separation between classes.
5. How is the nature of the decemvirs' politics described?
(a) Legal, but unethical.
(b) Illegal and ineffective.
(c) Legal, but ineffective.
(d) Illegal, but effective.
6. What introduces the idea of different classes being allowed to marry?
(a) A protest by the people.
(b) A new legislation.
(c) Pressures from other regions.
(d) A petition by the people.
7. What decision does Rome make at the end of Rome and the Patricians?
(a) They attack half of the allies.
(b) They declare the land public property of Rome.
(c) They attack all of the allies.
(d) They declare the land private property of Rome.
8. How are the tribunes given their office?
(a) They are appointed by the senate.
(b) They are elected by the people.
(c) They are appointed by the dictator.
(d) They are appointed by the consuls.
9. How does the government pay for the military?
(a) It requests donations from the people.
(b) It taxes the people.
(c) It taxes the government officials.
(d) It requests donations from other regions.
10. Where is the civil strife in Rome resolved?
(a) The Capitol.
(b) Circus Maximus.
(c) The Roman Arena.
(d) The City Building.
11. What are the decemvirs mainly unable to manage?
(a) The military of Rome.
(b) The senators of Rome.
(c) The financial state of Rome.
(d) The will of the Roman people.
12. What is the state of the Roman Republic at the end of the second part of Rome and the Patricians?
(a) The military is eliminated.
(b) The senate is eliminated.
(c) The tribunes are eliminated.
(d) The consuls are eliminated.
13. What types of questions warranted the Etruscans' knowledge?
(a) Questions that had more than one possible answer.
(b) Questions that needed prophecy to be answered.
(c) Questions that required a historical knowledge of the areas.
(d) Questions that were hypothetical in nature.
14. Why are slaves not considered part of the plebian class?
(a) They cannot vote.
(b) They do not have enough money.
(c) They cannot join the military.
(d) They are not polticians.
15. How do the decemvirs respond to outside enemies?
(a) They are shaken.
(b) They are angered.
(c) They are emboldened.
(d) They are optimistic.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long were the Volscians an enemy of Rome?
2. What does Claudius encourage Rome to consider in a lengthy speech?
3. How many simultaneous campaigns do the Romans attempt to have enough troops to serve in?
4. How many meetings with the senators do the decemvirs request?
5. Why are women and children not considered part of the plebian class?
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