The Aeneid Quiz 1
Which of the gods is the staunchest enemy of Aeneas and the Trojans?
Who is the queen of Carthage, the city-state where Aeneas lands after the big storm
in Book I?
Odyssey Quiz 1
In Penelopes archery contest, through how many axes must Odysseus fire his
Which plant makes the sailors forget their desire to return home?
Odyssey Quiz 4 review
Which goddess often assists Odysseus and Telemachus, and speaks up for them in
the councils of the gods on Mount Olympus?
Why does Poseidon despise Odysseus?
(A) Odysseus does not r
Odyssey Quiz 3
What happens to the disloyal maids after they clean the blood from the great hall?
(A) They are hanged.
(B) They are forgiven.
(C) They are whipped.
(D) They are dismissed from the palace.
What does Tiresias warn Odysseus not to harm
Odyssey Quiz 2
Menelaus is king of which city?
Eurycleia recognizes Odysseus based on what distinguishing feature?
(A) A scar on his leg
(B) His cunning
(C) The sound of his voice
(D) His noble bearing
The Aeneid Quiz 2
Where does Aeneas last see Dido?
(A) In Troy
(B) In Carthage
(C) In Rome
(D) In the underworld
How do the young Trojan boys participate in the contests in Sicily?
(A) They play an ancient Mediterranean form of lacrosse
(B) They hav
The Iliad Quiz 4
Who raised Patroclus?
(C) Shepherds on Mount Ida
Who sets fire to a Greek ship?
(B) Hephaestus, god of fire and iron
(D) Agamemnon, in a suicidal urge
What magical charm does
The Iliad Quiz 3
With what weapon does Ajax knock Hector unconscious?
(A) A boulder
(B) A spear
(C) A wooden club
(D) His astonishing good looks
At what point in the story do the Achaeans hold their athletic competition?
(A) After the war
The Iliad Quiz 1
Who sends the plague to the Achaean camp near the beginning of The Iliad?
When does Achilles die?
(A) In Book 4
(B) In Book 12
(C) In Book 24
(D) He doesnt die in The Iliad.
Which of the fol
The Iliad Quiz 2
Which god helps to bring about the death of Patroclus?
Why is Astyanax frightened when he sees his father, Hector?
(A) He sees Hectors blood-stained sword.
(B) He foresees Hectors deat