"Who was Julius Caesar" by Nico Medina November/December 2016 AR Biography/Autobiography Activity

"The romans would pay high ransom for his return." (p.1)

Based upon the context clues, "ransom" means an amount of money paid for a prisoner's return.

"They even had a god for mildew, a whitish powder on plants." (p. )

Based upon the context clues, "mildew" means a whitish powder on plants

One senator whose brother had been exiled by Caesar asked him for a pardon, when Caesar refused the man tugged on his toga and begged for mercy.

Based upon the context clues, "refused" means to say no

In temples, animals would sometimes be sacrificed to please the gods.

Based upon the context clues, "sacrifice" means to kill

So the wealthy men of the senate picked a new general to lead the troops.

Based upon the context clues, "general" means to lead an army/troops.

They would often stay consul for an extended period of time when there was a war.

Based upon the context clues, "extended" means longer

In his short life, Alexander the great conquered lands from Greece to India.

Based upon the context clues, "conquered" means take over

The Egyptian navy attacked Caesar's ships along the coast.

Based upon the context clues, "coast" means the beach of a sea/ocean.

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Created with images by thekeithhall - "ransom demand" • Scot Nelson - "Cucurbit powdery mildew" • born1945 - "NO" • Paul and Jill - "fresco" • markus53 - "ladder fire extendable ladder" • Tilemahos Efthimiadis - "Alexander the Great" • j van cise photos - "Oregon Coast"

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