9H - "The Deeds of Augustus Caesar"

Responding to the following questions using the corresponding source.


  1. According to the information in this document, why was Augustus Caesar a successful leader/ruler?

  1. In light of his account, why was he able to come to power?

  1. What was Augustus' appeal to the Roman Senate and to the Roman people?

  1. How does Augustus' rise to power compare with that of Julius Caesar? What are the similarities?

  1. Both Augustus and Julius Caesar obtained their positions during times of political strife and uncertainty. What does this fact indicate about Roman society?

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Wamogo Regional High School
Litchfield, CT