The Iliad Quiz

This Study Guide consists of approximately 114 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Iliad.

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


Who is sent to King Priam to tell him that he can ransom his son's body? (from Book 24)


Who kills Hector? (from Book 22)


Which two Greeks carry Patroclus's body out of the battlefield and to the ships after Patroclus dies? (from Book 17)


Who saves Hector from being killed? (from Book 20)


What is the eagle carrying when it appears as a sign as the Trojans are trying to cross the ditch on foot? (from Book 12)

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