2. The novel Victory's Crossing follows Alexander, a Jew and Roman citizen, during his time in Rome in the Summer of 12 AD. A reader recommended that the book include a scene with gladiators fighting in the Colosseum.
To maintain authenticity, the author opted for a chariot race in the Circus Maximus instead. Can you guess why?
A. There was no Colosseum in Rome
B. Jewish religious pratice forbid attending gladiator fights
C. Gladiators did not fight during the hot Summer months