Final Test - Hard
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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Utnapishtim demand to know about the stranger?
2. What happens as Gilgamesh bathes?
3. What does Gilgamesh wonder about Utnapishtim?
4. What does Gilgamesh do when he notices this?
5. What does the scorpion-man describe to Gilgamesh?
Both Gilgamesh and Enkidu are capable of beastial and compassionate behavior.
Part 1) Describe how they are both capable of beastial and compassionate behavior?
Part 2) How are they capable of such contrasting behaviors? What does this reveal about the characters?
Part 3) How does this behavior bring the two characters closer together, as well as engage the audience in this story?
Part 4) How does this behavior reflect human behavior?
Chapter 9 begins the second episode of the epic of Gilgamesh.
Part 1) Describe this second episode. What is the purpose of this episode?
Part 2) How does this second episode reveal more of Gilgamesh's character?
Part 3) How is your opinion of Gilgamesh changed during this episode?
Gilgamesh and the boatman are given directions for how to find a magic weed.
Part 1) Describe this magic weed. Why does Utnapishtim tell Gilgamesh about this weed?
Part 2) How does this weed affect Gilgamesh and the boatman? What is the purpose of them finding this precious plant?
Part 3) Does this weed help these two men in their travels? Explain.
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