MIDTERM EXAM - TUESDAY, JANUARY 20
The midterm exam will cover information presented in Chapters 1-6 in Latin Via Ovid, plus information discussed in class.
MAKE SURE TO KNOW THE FOLLOWING TOPICS:
1st declension endings
2nd declension endings, including neuter endings
Nominative, genitive, dative, accusative, and ablative cases
Vocative (to be taught after break)
How to identify the declension and case of a Latin noun
How to identify the conjugation and tense of a Latin verb and translate into English
How to form and translate the present and imperfect forms of "sum"
How to label the parts of a Latin sentence and translate into English
Vocabulary and stories from chapters 1-6
Days of the week
3 periods of Roman government, including names of rulers from each period
Roman numerals and Latin numbers
Story of the legendary founding of Rome
Story of the Trojan War
Pronunciation of Latin
Division of Latin words into syllables and word stress
"The Eternal City" handout (from when I was absent)
Also review the most common sententiae from the semester.