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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Africanus do to protect his father?
2. Why did Roman horsemen dismount during the battle?
3. When did snow close the passes in the Alps?
4. What hindered Hannibal's army in previous battles against the Romans?
5. Why were the Roman soldiers reluctant to destroy crops?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine the role that the senate played in Scipio's leadership and directives.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the author's comparison between Hannibal and Hitler and Carthage to Britain.
Essay Topic 3
Examine the impact that Fabius and Minucius had on the leadership of Roman troops.
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