01_12 - immortal 4 With whom did Achilles argue What did...

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01.12 Homer’s World Answer the following questions using the links in assignment 1.12 1. According to tradition, when did Homer live? What are the other theories about when he lived and wrote? Achilles' mother tried to make him immortal by dipping him as a baby in the river of Styx.She grabbed him by the heel, so that part didnt dry. 2. Describe the divine beauty contest and tell what it has to do with the Trojan War. The divine beauty contest was between athena, aphrodite, and hera. Paris picked aphrodite because she promised him the most beautiful women in the world if he picked her. Helen who was married went with Paris and caused the Trojan war. 3. How did the mother of Achilles, the hero of The Iliad , attempt to make him
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Unformatted text preview: immortal? 4. With whom did Achilles argue? What did Achilles do? Achilles argued with Agamemnon who stole Achilles' slave as war loot and Achilles accused him as a bully. Since Agamemnon was a king and Achilles wasn't, he had to give up, so outraged, he stop fighting in the war and stayed in his own tent. 5. Why did Achilles re-enter the war? How did Achilles die? Patroclus died so Achilles got back in. Achilles got hit in the achilles by an arrow from paris and died. 6. Describe how the Trojan War ended. The Greeks made us a and hid in it, then the Trojans picked up brought it in the city the Greeks in the horse unlocked the gates, then the hole army came in, end of war....
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