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?
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?
The behavior of these gods is often cruel and unpredictable.
Part ) How is their behavior cruel and unpredictable? Are you surprised by this behavior? Why or why not?
Part 2) How does this behavior compare to the behavior of humans? How does the behavior of both the gods and humans compare to your opinion about typical god-like or human behavior?
Part 3) How does the behavior of the gods affect both other gods and humans?
Part 4) How does the behavior of these gods reflect the beliefs of the people during which this story was created?
There are many similarities and differences between Gilgamesh and Enkidu.
Part 1) How are they similar? How are they different?
Part 2) To what do these similarities and differences lead?
Part 3) How does this relationship guide the plot of the story?
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