Tides of War: A Novel of Alcibiades and the Peloponnesian War Test | Final Test - Medium

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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. Chapter 35 mentions the existence of which of the seven deadly sins?
(a) Sloth.
(b) Envy.
(c) Pride.
(d) Greed.

2. Who are Myron and Lado?
(a) Dogs.
(b) Horses.
(c) Soldiers.
(d) Sons.

3. How many vessels sailed to Alcyone?
(a) Three.
(b) One.
(c) Two.
(d) Four.

4. In which school subject was Alcibiades "abominable"?
(a) Science.
(b) Spelling.
(c) Art.
(d) Math.

5. What color was worn by Polemides at that time?
(a) Chatreuse.
(b) Mauve.
(c) Sienna.
(d) Scarlet.

Short Answer Questions

1. Which of the following was not on the list of things Telamon most abhorred?

2. There were ____ Odrysian brothers?

3. There was a death on which mountain?

4. What is the narrator's Laconian name?

5. The narrator bore _____ unhealed wounds on his legs.

Short Essay Questions

1. Discuss the scene in which Polemides attends the speech made by Alcibiades. What is the content of the speech?

2. Discuss the reaction of the people upon Alcibiades' departure. What did the Athenians do to prevent corruption of power?

3. Describe the situation between Alcibiades, Polemides, and Lysander. What does Lysander say about Alcibiades future?

4. How does Persia's support of Sparta cause problems with Athens?

5. Examine the circumstances under which Alcibiades is named as Athens' dictator. What is Alcibiades' reaction?

6. What happens to Polemides at this time? Where is he reassigned?

7. Alcibiades devises a plan to turn against Persia. What is the plan? Who else must be involved for the plan to be successful?

8. What is Endius' opinion of Alcibiades' leadership in comparison to the leadership of Lysander?

9. Discuss the scene between Jason and Polemides in the cell. What does Polemides show to Jason?

10. Discuss the offers of escape for Socrates and Polemides.

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