Gilgamesh: Man's First Story Quiz | Eight Week Quiz G

Bernarda Bryson Shahn
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 15.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What happens as Gilgamesh bathes?
(a) The magic plant falls back in the water.
(b) The magic plant shrivels and dies.
(c) The magic plant is eaten by the animals.
(d) The magic plant is quickly absconded with by a snake.

2. What does Sabitu do after he thanks her?
(a) She shoves him out the door.
(b) She points him toward the Bitter River.
(c) She ignores him.
(d) She laughs at him.

3. Does Enkidu agree to take part in this adventure?
(a) Yes.
(b) No.
(c) At first.
(d) Maybe.

4. Who does Ishtar gather together?
(a) Enkidu and Gilgamesh.
(b) All the gods from all parts of heaven.
(c) The citizens of Uruk.
(d) The royal family.

5. Where does Utnapishtim order the boatman to take Gilgamesh?
(a) Home, immediately.
(b) Another town on the Bitter River.
(c) The underworld.
(d) A place where he can wash and change into more clothing appropriate for his journey home.

Short Answer Questions

1. How are Gilgamesh and Urshanabi greeted back to Uruk?

2. Can one become immortal by feats of daring alone?

3. Of what does Utnapishtim tell Gilgamesh?

4. What does Ninsun ask the god Shamash?

5. What happens to Enkidu?

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