Julius Caesar Act 4 & 5

condemned declares to be guilty of wrongdoing; convicted
rash too hasty in speech or action; reckless
legacies money, property, or position left in a will to someone
disconsolate so unhappy that nothing brings comfort; miserable
misconstructed misinterpreted
fawned flattered; acted with excessive concern for the wishes and moods of another, as a servant might
What kind of list are the three men making at the beginning of the scene? They are making a death list.
What does Antony say they will do to Caesar’s will? Antony says he wil cut off the expenses to the people in Caesar’s will.
What is Antony’s opinion of Lepidus? Antony’s opinion on Lepidus is that he’s foolish and i significant.
What reason does Antony give letting Lepidus help in choosing who shall die? The reason Antony gives in letting Lepidus help chose who shall die is that they can’t blame the murders on him.
Why does Brutus suggest that he and Cassius talk inside of the tent? Brutus suggests that he and Cassius should talk in the tent, because he doesn’t want their troops to hear them arguing
Why is Cassius mad at Brutus? Cassius is mad at Brutus, because Cassius asked Brutus to excuse Lucius for bribery
What does Brutus accuse Cassius of? Brutus accuses Cassius of taking bribes
For what has Brutus asked Cassius that he did not receive? Brutus asked Cassius for money for troops
What does Brutus refuse to do as a means to raise money for his army? Brutus refuses to steal from the peasants
How does Portia die? Portia dies by killing herself
Explain the disagreement that Brutus and Cassius have about the battle strategy? Brutus wants to go to Philippi to attack while Cassius wants to wait for their army to come with them
Who wins the argument? Brutus wins the argument
What unexpected visitor does Brutus see when everyone else is sleeping? Brutus gets visited by Caesars’s ghost
About what do Octavius and Antony argue? Octavius and Antony argue about how they will enter the battle
What is significant about this day for Cassius? It is Cassius’s borthday fhag is why the day is significant
What are two things Brutus says he will never do, even if he loses the war? Brutus says he will never kill himself or lead himseld to become a prisoner through Rome
How does Brutus feel about the battle at this point? Brutus feela that he can win the battle
Who wins the first battle? Antony wins the first battle
What does Cassius send Titinius to do? Cassius sends Titinius to see whose army is winning the battle
Why does Cassius decide to have Pindarous kill him? Cassius feels guilty got what he has done, he thought Titinius died
How does Cassius’s death help Pindarous? Cassius’s death helps Pindarous, because Pindarous is/was Cassius’s servant so now Pindarous is free
What mistake caused Cassius’s death? The mistake that caused Cassius’s death was that he thought his army was losing because he thought Titinius was captured. His army was actually winning
What does Titinius do when Messala goes to inform Brutus of Cassius’s death? Titinius kills himself when Messala goes to inform Brutus of Cassius’s death
How does Brutus die? Brutus asked his servants to kill him (Clitus, Dardanius, and Volomnius)
According to Marc Antony, why is Brutus better than the other Conspirators? Brutus is bettee than the other Conspirators, because he killed Caesar because he loved Rome not because he was jealous of Caear

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