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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who does the slave turn the information of the conspiracy over to?
(a) The army.
(b) The senate.
(c) The people.
(d) The consul.
2. What do the Romans do as a way to deal with the debt problem once it becomes more intense?
(a) They try to borrow money from other neighboring countries.
(b) They try to borrow money from other neighboring regions.
(c) They hold public meetings.
(d) They hold private meetings.
3. What is made to honor Cloelia's bravery?
(a) A statue.
(b) A painting of her portrait.
(c) A plaque.
(d) An official day of recognition.
4. What are the women asked to disregard pertaining to the men they found themselves with at the start of Rome?
(a) Their hatred.
(b) Their fondness.
(c) Their attachment.
(d) Their resentment.
5. What threat causes the senate to offer debtors a relief from their debts if they agree to serve in the military?
(a) The threat of the Nervians.
(b) The threat of the Volscians.
(c) The threat of the Batavians.
(d) The threat of the Tungrians.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Ancus do to solve the increasing crime problem Rome faces?
2. How attentive to the people's needs are the oligarchic rulers?
3. What serious problem do the Romans turn to religion for help with?
4. What does Romulus become known as?
5. How was the support of the people viewed by the Kings of early Rome?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Livy's theory of human nature, and how does it relate to Rome?
2. What is the government's proposal to the debtors, and why does it work only one time?
3. What happens under a two consul system that changes the traditional way military leaders fight with their men?
4. How do the Romans and the Albans agree to settle their war and what is the result?
5. How does the political system of the oligarchs differ from the original ruling style of the Kings?
6. How is a slave given citizenship, according to the story told in Rome as a Republic?
7. What two noteworthy things does Servius do while he serves as the King of Rome?
8. What role do the women have in the beginning of Rome?
9. How does Tarquin gain power, and who is recognized in removing it from him?
10. What problems does King Ancus face, and how does he deal with them?
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