The Iliad Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


Apollo reminds Patroclus of what? (from Book 16)


Aphrodite anoints Hectors corpse with what? (from Book 23)


Apollo grants what protection to Hector's corpse? (from Book 23)


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)


What does Apollo forbid Hector to do when fighting Achilles after Patroclus has died? (from Book 20)

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