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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who does not retreat behind Trojan walls but prepares to battle the enraged Greek hero?
2. Who prevents an actual physical fight between the two disputing parties?
3. Which character swears allegiance to the Trojan family and even the Spartan queen?
4. What do the women do when there is a lull in the battle?
(a) They wash linens and bathe in a snow-fed pool.
(b) They dance and celebrate.
(c) They learn how to fight.
(d) They barricade themselves underground.
5. Which character disappears when dust obscures vision of the field?
6. Where is the new capital of Troy built?
7. Who is the girl desired by the king?
8. Who does not want to hear about the marriage plot?
9. Which character goes disguised as a famous cousin and leads forces into battle?
10. Which character cannot attend the ceremony for the stillborn child?
11. Which character describes what is contained inside the gift?
12. Who became invincible by being dipped in the river Styx?
13. Who refuses to watch the conflict because it is too painful to bear?
14. Who supposedly sent the dust storm?
15. Who goes to the Greek camp to get the body of the slain warrior?
(a) Polyxena and Priam.
(b) Achilles and Menelaus.
(c) Helen and Cassandra.
(d) Paris and Hector.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which characters become friends?
2. What is sent back to the Greek camp to be sacrificed?
3. In the Author's Epilogue, who is the character who surprisingly returns to Sparta?
4. Whose knowledge of the Greek hero's weakness leads to his defeat?
5. Who emerges as a confident and heroic character that makes courageous choices?
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