Review 12-14 - Gorgon, Medusa, Graeae, Andromeda 2. What...

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Myth Review Questions, Chapters 12-14 Ch. 12, The Epic of Gilgamesh 1. Identify the following characters or places and summarize the story: Gilgamesh, Enkidu, Uruk, Utnapishtim, Humbaba, Ishtar, Bull of Heaven 2. Identify some traits of a legend and explain how Gilgamesh fits the definition. 3. Where does the story come from? What time period? Ch. 13, Perseus 1. Identify the following characters and places and summarize the story: Io, Danaeus, Aegyptus, Hypermnestra, Lynceus, Danaids, Acrisius, Danae, Perseus, Polydectes,
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Unformatted text preview: Gorgon, Medusa, Graeae, Andromeda 2. What was ironic about Acrisiuss death? Ch. 14, Heracles 1. List the 12 Labors of Heracles. 2. Explain the important people in Heracless family tree and their relationship to him. 3. List some things that Hera did in anger toward Heracles. 4. Why did Heracles need to perform the Labors? 5. How did Heracles die? What was Deianiras mistake? 6. What happened to Heracles after his death?...
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