Julius Caesar Review
"Beware the Ides of March." Who said it?
"Cowards die many times before their deaths. The valiant never taste of death but once." Who said it?
"This was the noblest Roman of them all." Who said it?
"Et tu, Bruté?" Who said it?
"The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars, but in ourselves that we are underlings." Who said it?
"But I am as constant as the Northern star." Describing who?
"My heart is in the coffin there with Caesar, and I must pause till it come back to me." Describing who?
"Why, man, he doth bestride the narrow world like a Colossus..." Describing who?
"Yond ______ has a lean and hungry look; He thinks too much; such men are dangerous." Describing who?
Who dies on his birthday?
Who strikes Caesar first?
Who has a dream about a statue?
Who gives tribute to Brutus over his dead body?
Who bears the scar of a self-inflicted wound?
Who suffers from deafness and the falling sickness?
Who tries to give Caesar a note about the conspiracy?
Who is the new triumvirate member Antony hopes to get rid of?
When does the story take place?
Who makes the allusion to Aeneas?
1. men on fire
3. owl at market
List 3 strange things that are seen on March 14, 44 B.C.
2. falling sickness
3. sick and weak
Julius Caesar's 3 physical weaknesses are?
Forge and deliver letters
What is Cinna's role in getting Brutus to join the conspiracy?
What is Decius's role in the conspiracy?
play on words
speech addressed to another character or audience
reference to something out of order
reference to something common
speech in which one character speaks thoughts aloud
contrast or discrepancy between expectation and reality
directly addressing something
looks like it rhymes, doesn't out loud
2 lines forming a unit
object with human quality
On what day was Caesar killed?
Which conspirator is confident that he can get Caesar to the Capitol?
He is honorable
Why do the conspirators want Cicero to join them?
He loves Rome more that Caesar
What is the main reason Brutus gives for joining the conspiracy?
What do the augurers discover when they examine the animal which has been sacrificed on the Ides of March?
Soothsayer and Calpurnia
Who foreshadows Caesar's death?
Who is the first to strike Caesar?
Et tu, Brute?
What are Caesar's dying words?
Publius Cimber be pardoned
What was the demand which the conspirators used to gather around Caesar immediately before the assassination?
Who is suspicious of Antony's motives?
to get the will
Why does Antony send Lepidus to Caesar's house?
Antony compares Lepidus to what?
What is the reason Brutus and Cassius fight?
Who is older, Brutus or Cassius?
What happened to Portia?
Brutus's tent in Sardis
Where does Caesar's ghost first appear?
Where does Caesar's ghost appear the second time?
Where does the battle take place?
Who does Cassius refer to as a "peevish schoolboy?"
Who does Cassius refer to as a "masker and a reveler?"
Why does Cassius choose to take his own life?
What is important about the date on which Cassius dies?
doesn't want to be a prisoner
Why does Brutus kill himself?