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Why were Horace, Martial, and Juvenal popular poets? A. They honored Roman gods and goddesses B. They preserved traditional tales of heroism C. They recorded important historic events. D. They satirized Roman society.

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Justin Parker on June 25, 2018

D. Who satirized Roman society. Within a poetics of the tradition of satire Roman that includes Juvenal, Martial, and Horace wrote a series of topics across the Roman world. Its hyperbolic, comic mode of expression makes the use of statements found within them as simple fact problematic.

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