You are on page 1of 2

Julius Caesar Act Two Scene One: Brutus and Portia (pages 1227-top of

1230)

Reread the exchange between Brutus and Portia on these pages,


paying special attention to Portias lines.
1) What is it that Portia is trying to persuade Brutus of? Is she
successful? Use at least one line of evidence in your response.

2) Name one of Aristotles appeals that Portia uses on her husband.


Explain how you know and use at least one line of evidence in
your response.