Ancient Literature for 10th Grade Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What biblical figure might Aslan represent in The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe?

Question 2 2. Around what time was the King James Version of the Bible compiled?

Question 3 3. In The Iliad, Paris stole Helen from

Question 4 4. The Iliad ends with the funeral of

Question 5 5. In The Epic of Gilgamesh, why does Gilgamesh refuse the goddess Ishtar as a lover?

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Question 6 6. How was Christianity influenced by Greek religion?

Question 7 7. Why were heroes so important for the Greeks?

Question 8 8. In The Odyssey, Odysseus is away from home for

Question 9 9. Which of the following adjectives does NOT describe the attitude of Greek gods toward mortals?

Question 10 10. In The Argonautica, Jason's heroic quality is

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Question 11 11. In The Odyssey, why is Poseidon furious with Odysseus?

Question 12 12. In The Odyssey, why doesn't Penelope send her suitors away?

Question 13 13. The Iliad portrays the Trojans as

Question 14 14. In The Iliad, Achilles refuses to fight until

Question 15 15. Why does Dido commit suicide in 'The Aeneid'?

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Question 16 16. Upon learning that a god had taken a personal interest in him, an ancient Greek would most likely be _____.

Question 17 17. In The Argonautica, the Argo is a magical ship because

Question 18 18. In The Epic of Gilgamesh, Gilgamesh is described as

Question 19 19. How is Aeneas different from Odysseus?

Question 20 20. Prometheus likely provided a model for the Christian

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Question 21 21. In The Iliad, to help her son gain immortality, the goddess Thetis does all of the following EXCEPT

Question 22 22. In The Odyssey, which of the following characters did NOT help Odysseus kill the suitors?

Question 23 23. In The Odyssey, Odysseus' journey to the underworld was probably inspired by _____.

Question 24 24. In The Epic of Gilgamesh, why does Enkidu die?

Question 25 25. In The Argonautica, King Aietes challenges Jason to

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Question 26 26. In Greek myth, a demigod is

Question 27 27. How does Odysseus defeat the cyclops Polyphemus?

Question 28 28. In The Argonautica, in order for the Argonauts to escape the sirens,

Question 29 29. Why did Octavian want Virgil to write 'The Aeneid'?

Question 30 30. How does Agamemnon's behavior in the The Iliad and The Odyssey reflect the Greeks' view of authority?

Ancient Literature for 10th Grade Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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