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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Which character has thirteen suitors?
(a) Clytemnestra.
(b) Demeter.
(c) Helen.
(d) Odysseus.

2. Whose violent deaths make the Greek king lose his desire to rule?
(a) Menelaus.
(b) Helen's brothers.
(c) Odysseus.
(d) Aphrodite.

3. Who does not notice the covert flirtation occurring at the king's dinner table?
(a) Paris.
(b) Helen.
(c) Menelaus.
(d) Priam.

4. Where does Helen's sadness stem from?
(a) She realizes she will never have the love from any of her suitors that her friend Penelope has with Odysseus.
(b) She does not like war.
(c) She is growing old.
(d) She fears losing her independence.

5. Who are the characters who bring the ransom?
(a) Theseus' son.
(b) Helen's brothers.
(c) Helen's parents.
(d) Clytemnestra and Menelaus.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who is pleased to have the Trojan prince stay?

2. Which character is destined to have a stillborn child?

3. Who exerts a power over the queen that cannot be stopped?

4. What wedding gift is considered ominous?

5. Which character gives the bride advice to be happy with what she has received?

Short Essay Questions

1. What happens during negotiations between the Greeks and the Trojans?

2. What is the reason that Menelaus gives for waging war with Troy?

3. What is the relationship between the twins and how are they affected by their gifts?

4. In Part 1, Chapter 10, Helen meets Paris. Describe what she sees.

5. What does Menelaus think Paris can do while he is gone away?

6. What do the women of Troy like about the Spartan queen when they first meet her?

7. What is the story of Paris' origins?

8. How does the public respond to the visionary character?

9. Describe Helen in Part 1, Chapter 1.

10. Describe Helen through Menelaus' eyes when he first sees her.

(see the answer keys)

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