Brutus in Julius Caesar Quiz

Brutus has become a name synonymous with "traitor." Be sure you understand the conflicts and complexity of one of literature's most notorious personalities by taking the quiz over the character of Brutus in Julius Caesar from eNotes. Ten questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the character's purpose in the play.

  1. True or False: Brutus agrees that Marc Antony needs to die as well as Caesar

  2. How does the ghost of Caesar identify himself to Brutus?

  3. True or False: Brutus believes the murder was honorable

  4. Despite Cassius's protests, where does Brutus say the enemy will be engaged?

  5. In his speech, with what does Brutus say he is most concerned?

  6. How does Brutus die?

  7. After the assassination, what does Brutus instruct the conspirators to do?

  8. What does Brutus tell Cassius he fears?

  9. Who approaches Brutus to discuss Caesar's weakness?

  10. Why does Brutus say Caesar was killed?