The Iliad Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 124 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy The Iliad Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 4.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What promise does Zeus get from Hera?
(a) That she cannot protest if Zeus destroys a city where there is a temple to her.
(b) That she cannot protest if Zeus assures Helen's safety.
(c) That she cannot protest if Zeus helps the other side.
(d) That she cannot protest if Zeus destroys a city that holds men dear to her.

2. What does Agamemnon sacrifice to Zeus in Book 2?
(a) A fat pig.
(b) A fat ox.
(c) A fat cow.
(d) A fat sheep.

3. Who opposes the speech which encourages the Greeks to fight after Agamemnon tells them to go home?
(a) Thersites.
(b) Phyrous.
(c) Nestor.
(d) Hera.

4. Which goddess hates Troy?
(a) Aphrodite.
(b) Hera.
(c) Athena.
(d) Artemis.

5. Who are the two beautiful women that are captured as war prizes?
(a) Charmis and Braeisis.
(b) Atheanna and Kristianna.
(c) Olysis and Banalis.
(d) Chryseis and Briseis.

Short Answer Questions

1. What is Helen weaving when she is visited by a divine messenger?

2. What are the two sides in the war?

3. What is listed in Book 2?

4. What is Thetis?

5. Why do the men gather down by their vessels at the end of Book 2?

(see the answer key)

This section contains 273 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Buy The Iliad Lesson Plans
The Iliad from BookRags. (c)2015 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook