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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Ishtar do after watching the two victors for a time as they bathe and rest?
(a) She approaches Enkidu and threatens great punishment.
(b) She approaches Gilgamesh and threatens great punishment.
(c) She leaves them alone.
(d) She admires them.
2. How does the goddess Ishtar feel about what has taken place?
(a) She is beside herself with rage.
(b) She is besider herself with happiness.
(c) She is besider herself with anxiety.
(d) She is beside herself with saddness.
3. What does Ninsun do at the temple?
(a) She prays to the god Aruru.
(b) She prays to the god Ishtar.
(c) She prays to the god Shamash.
(d) She prays to the god Anu.
4. What does Sabitu ask Gilgamesh about his appearance?
(a) Why he is still so handsome after his travels.
(b) Why he is dressed in animal skins and why his skin appears as if it is badly burnt.
(c) Why is seems so tired.
(d) Why is is so dirty.
5. What happens to Enkidu?
(a) He contracts a fever and his dreams grow more intense.
(b) He marries Ishtar.
(c) He becomes angry with Gilgamesh.
(d) He is poisoned.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the greatest danger to this city?
2. What does Gilgamesh wonder about Utnapishtim?
3. What does Gilgamesh spot?
4. What does Sabitu say about what the King attempts?
5. What happens at that moment?
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