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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 10.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does the story of Gilgamesh begin?
(a) With the story of how Gilgamesh gained immortality.
(b) With the story of Gilgamesh's birth.
(c) With an account of the geography of his world.
(d) With an account of how Gilgamesh becomes King.
2. What does Enkido do when Gilgamesh attempts to enter?
(a) He blocks his path.
(b) He stabs him through with a sword.
(c) He ignores him.
(d) He allows him to enter.
3. What does the girl do when she looks beyond the savagery of this man's appearance to the gentleness of his nature?
(a) She says hello.
(b) She leaves the forest.
(c) She smiles at him.
(d) She goes to Enkidu.
4. Watching the battle between Humbaba and the two friends, what happens to the goddess Ishtar?
(a) She is amused.
(b) She is saddened.
(c) She becomes angry.
(d) She is moved from enraged to enamored.
5. To what is this man compared?
(a) A father.
(b) A brother.
(c) An enemy.
(d) A neighbor.
Short Answer Questions
1. What happens after eleven days and nights of this leg of Gilgamesh's journey?
2. Who does Ishtar gather together?
3. Why do the hunter and his father head to the city?
4. What do scribes do?
5. In his dream, what is Gilgamesh doing?
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