Character of Brutus in Julius Caesar: Traits & Analysis

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Why does Brutus agree to become involved in the assassination of Julius Caesar?

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1. Brutus is described as what type of man in Julius Caesar?

2. What conflict does Brutus face in the play Julius Caesar?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this quiz and lesson to discover why Brutus's role in Julius Caesar is so important. You'll learn about Brutus's relationship to Julius Caesar and find out what prompted him to betray his friend and master.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments are designed to gauge your knowledge of:

  • The reasons Brutus agrees to conspire against Caesar
  • Brutus's most noteworthy character traits
  • Why Brutus feels conflicted throughout the play
  • How Brutus attempts to justify his wrongful actions
  • Whether Brutus was a real-life figure

Skills Practiced

Students can use the following skills to complete this worksheet and quiz:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson related to Brutus's character traits
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as Brutus's character traits versus his actions
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about Brutus and the play he appears within

Additional Learning

View our lesson named Character of Brutus in Julius Caesar: Traits & Analysis to find out more about this play and its characters. The material contains the answers to the following:

  • Identify the reason Brutus agrees to conspire against Caesar
  • Explain Brutus's distinguishing character traits
  • Examine the conflict that Brutus is faced with
  • Describe how Brutus rationalizes his actions
  • Talk about the relationship between Brutus and Caesar
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