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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Apollo forbid Hector to do when fighting Achilles after Patroclus has died?
2. What does Hector beg to have happen with his body?
3. What weapon does Ajax carry?
4. Patroclus leaves Eurypylos to go to whom?
5. What does Xanthos promise Achilles?
Essay Topic 1
Which character do you identify as the main character in The Iliad? Why? Support your answer with at least five examples from the book.
Essay Topic 2
Which event in the books is the climax, or main turning point, in the book? Please explain your thoughts.
Essay Topic 3
Please pick one of the following options to write about:
1) How pride caused Hector's death.
2) How envy cause the war to being.
3) How greed caused a division in the Greek forces.
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