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by William Shakespeare

Coriolanus: How NOT to Run for Political Office in Rome Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Coriolanus? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. According to Coriolanus, who convinced him to run for consul?

the plebeians
his wife
his mom
his dad
Q. According to the play, being a politician is a lot like what other profession?

Q. What special piece of clothing is Coriolanus expected to wear when he begs for votes?

the gown of pride
the gown of humility
the toga of death and destruction
a goatskin scarf
Q. What terms is used to describe the plebeians' votes?

show of hands
it doesn't matter because the elections are rigged
Q. Which characters convince the plebs to take back their votes for Coriolanus?

Volumnia and Virgilia
Sicinius and Brutus
Aufidius and Menenius
Eminem and Drake