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Cleopatra Quiz

(This quiz is about Egyptian Queen Cleopatra VII.)

Cleopatra Quiz Questions

1) To which dynasty did Cleopatra belong?
a) Bonaparte
b) Tudor
c) Stuart
d) Ptolemaic

2) When was Cleopatra born?
a) 100 BC
b) 76 BC
c) 69 BC
d) 58 BC

3) When did Cleopatra become queen for the first time?
a) 98 BC
b) 67 BC
c) 51 BC
d) 44 BC

4) When was Cleopatra overthrown and had to flee?
a) 90 BC
b) 65 BC
c) 63 BC
d) 48 BC

5) How did Cleopatra present herself to Julius Caesar?
a) Riding a horse
b) Riding an elephant
c) Wrapped in a carpet
d) 48 BC

6) What name was given by Cleopatra to her son from Julius Caesar?
a) Augustus
b) Caesarion
c) Tiberius
d) Claudius

7) How was Cleopatra dressed when she went to meet Mark Antony at Tarsus?
a) Artemis
b) Flora
c) Aphrodite
d) Pandora

8) Where did Mark Antony and Cleopatra marry?
a) Antioch
b) Alexandria
c) Rome
d) Venice

9) How did Cleopatra present herself to Egyptians?
a) Isis
b) Osiris
c) Olympia
d) Rhoda

10) Where were Mark Antony and Cleopatra defeated by Octavius?
a) Pharsalus
b) Actium
c) Cairo
d) Damascus

Cleopatra Quiz Questions with Answers

1) To which dynasty did Cleopatra belong?
d) Ptolemaic

2) When was Cleopatra born?
c) 69 BC

3) When did Cleopatra become queen for the first time?
c) 51 BC

4) When was Cleopatra overthrown and had to flee?
d) 48 BC

5) How did Cleopatra present herself to Julius Caesar?
c) Wrapped in a carpet

6) What name was given by Cleopatra to her son from Julius Caesar?
b) Caesarion

7) How was Cleopatra dressed when she went to meet Mark Antony at Tarsus?
c) Aphrodite

8) Where did Mark Antony and Cleopatra marry?
a) Antioch

9) How did Cleopatra present herself to Egyptians?
a) Isis

10) Where were Mark Antony and Cleopatra defeated by Octavius?
b) Actium

Originally posted 2016-11-04 10:35:42.

Julius Caesar Quiz

Sculpture of Julius Caesar

Sculpture of Julius Caesar by 17th century French sculptor Nicolas Coustou. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Julius Caesar Quiz Questions

1) Who ordered Julius Caesar to divorce Cornelia?
a) Brutus
b) Sulla
c) Spartacus
d) Cassius

2) From whom did Julius Caesar get ships for Rome in 79 BC?
a) Mithridates
b) Nicomedes
c) Cyrus
d) Alexander

3) When was Julius Caesar elected chief priest?
a) 63 BC
b) 65 BC
c) 67 BC
d) 68 BC

4) Who of the following was not a member of the First Triumvirate?
a) Pompey
b) Julius Caesar
c) Marius
d) Crassus

5) Whom did Julius Caesar divorce?
a) Cornelia
b) Pompeia
c) Calpurnia
d) Mucia

6) Which island was attacked by Julius Caesar in 55 BC?
a) Iceland
b) Britain
c) Sicily
d) Cyprus

7) What did Julius Caesar say when he crossed the Rubicon?
a) Caesar’s wife must be above suspicion.
b) The die is cast.
c) God is great.
d) God is alive.

8) Who gave birth to Julius Caesar’s son Caesarian?
a) Cleopatra
b) Constantia
c) Messalina
d) Octavia

9) What was the warning given to Julius Caesar?
a) Hell had no fury like a woman scorned.
b) Beware the Ides of March.
c) A sword is hanging over your head.
d) Goose is cooked.

10) When was Julius Caesar assassinated?
a) 1 January 48 BC
b) 3 March 2 AD
c) 2 April 14 AD
d) 15 March 44 BC

Julius Caesar Quiz Questions with Answers

1) Who ordered Julius Caesar to divorce Cornelia?
b) Sulla

2) From whom did Julius Caesar get ships for Rome in 79 BC?
b) Nicomedes

3) When was Julius Caesar elected chief priest?
b) 65 BC

4) Who of the following was not a member of the First Triumvirate?
c) Marius

5) Whom did Julius Caesar divorce?
b) Pompeia

6) Which island was attacked by Julius Caesar in 55 BC?
b) Britain

7) What did Julius Caesar say when he crossed the Rubicon?
b) The die is cast.

8) Who gave birth to Julius Caesar’s son Caesarian?
a) Cleopatra

9) What was the warning given to Julius Caesar?
b) Beware the Ides of March.

10) When was Julius Caesar assassinated?
d) 15 March 44 BC

Originally posted 2016-06-13 23:58:32.