Latin I- Mr. Ludwig Nomen__________________
Poeta Clarus (___________________) p. 157
Once upon a
time, the small boy Publius was living near
___1. What is the action of the “rest of the boys” in line 6?
A. they move B. they moved C. they remain D. they remained
___2. What case and number is “studia” in line 7?
A. nominative singular B. nominative plural C. accusative plural D. dative plural
___3. What did Publius never make in the Forum (line 7)?
A. Romans B. words C. statues D. laws E. values
___4. What is the subject of “kept on scaring” in line 8?
A. the people B. him C. Publius D. the words
___5. What did Publius “used to love” in line 8-9?
A. war and arms B. harmony and leisure C. weapons D. fleeing
___6. What did Publius “lose” in line 9?
A. fields B. house C. family D. aid E. both a & b
___7. In line 10, “great thankfulness” is the direct object of what verb?
A. he did hold B. he holds C. he kept on holding D. he has had
___8. What did Publius “begin to write” about in line 11?
A. various songs B. fields of farmers C. scribes D. fields and farmers
___9. Publius wrote slowly and worked hard, but did not do what?
A. sing much B. do much C. complete much D. affect much
___10. What did Publius write about the Trojan war
and the glory of
A. great books B. a letter C. a great song D. movie scripts
___11. What did Publius Vergilius Maro “conquer” in line 15?
A. famous Romans B. boys and girls C. the rest of the poets D. tough men
___12. What will you read stories “about” according to line 16?
A. law B. Aeneas C. Vergil D. beauty