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Lat507 diagnostic% - mihi nomen est LAT507 Quiz 1 This is an adaptation from Caesars de Bello Gallico Caesars lieutenant in Gaul Crassus is

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mihi nomen est ____________________________________ LAT507 Quiz 1 January 26, 2010 This is an adaptation from Caesar’s de Bello Gallico. Caesar’s lieutenant in Gaul, Crassus, is outnumbered by the enemy, who try to wait out the fight and force Crassus’ retreat . Crassus must make a battlefield decision that will meet with Caesar s approval. Translate the passage into English that reflects your knowledge of the Latin grammar. Ducēs Caesar ī legendī erant, quī amīcī fortī Caesaris semper fu ē rant et summam 1 scientiam reī mīlitāris habēre vidēbantur. Crassus tamen, etiam sci ēns suās cōpiās esse paucās cernēnsque suōs ab Aquītānīs 2 fugere n ō n posse, pugnam 3 cupīvīt . H āc rē ad cōnsilium dēlātā , 4 ubi intellēxit omn ē s ducēs mil ī t ē sque idem sentīre, posterum 5 diem pūgnae causā cōnstituit . 6 P rīmā diēī hōrā dūctīs omnibus cōpiīs, duplicī 7 aciē 8 constitutā, celerēs Rōmānī invēnē runt hostēs sē in cāstrī
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