Forum Romanum #5 Caesar Caesus

  1. Who is the quaestio hodierna about?
  2. What is the big news of the day?
  3. Did Caesar try to fight his attackers?
  4. At the feet of whose statue does he die?
  5. To whom does Caesar speak as he dies?
  6. Whom does Favonius call Caesar’s best friend?
  7. Did Marcus Brutus consider Caesar a tyrant?
  8. Name one of the great deeds of Caesar mentioned by Marcus Antonius.
  9. What did Marcus Antonius try to do to Caesar during the Lupercalia?
  10. Serenus mentions today’s date? What is it in Latin?
  11. Describe the weather in Rome.
  12. What is the weather prediction for tomorrow?
  13. What is the weather in Gallia?
  14. What is the weather in Asia?
  15. What is the weather in Egypt?
  16. What is the answer to the quaestio hodierna?
  17. What is one of the two dicta hodierna?
  18. Map work: Gallia, Asia, Graecia, Aegyptus

These questions for the National Latin Exam Forum Romanum Series were prepared by Tom Sienkewicz of Monmouth College.