Who Was Gilgamesh? - Hero, King & Character


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Gilgamesh _____.

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1. The epic poem, 'Gilgamesh' _____.

2. Gilgamesh and Enkidu _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combination will show your understanding of Gilgamesh. Topics in the quiz include his main goals and Enkidu

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the assessments, you will be tested on:

  • The main goals of Gilgamesh
  • His relationship with Enkidu
  • What he eventually became as he got older

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz let you practice the following skills:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Gilgamesh
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about his main goals
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson regarding his evolution

Additional Learning

To learn more about Gilgamesh, study the accompanying lesson called Who Was Gilgamesh? - Hero, King & Character. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Details his parents Ninsun and Lugalbanda
  • Explores the impact of Enkidu
  • Explains how people viewed Gilgamesh
  • Covers the death of Enkidu