The Iliad Book 15 Summary


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In Book 15 of Homer's Iliad, Zeus asks _____ to convince Poseidon to stop helping the Greeks.

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1. In Book 15 of Homer's Iliad, which immortal goes to help Hector?

2. In Book 15 of Homer's Iliad, Zeus tells Hera he knows the war will end with victory for the _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

What important events happen in book 15 of the Iliad? You can see what you know about this book and figures like Zeus and Hector by using the quiz and worksheet.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These tools can help test your knowledge of:

  • Why Zeus wants to help the Trojans
  • Who Zeus tells Hera will win the war
  • Person that Zeus asks to convince Poseidon to stop helping the Greeks
  • The immortal that helps Hector
  • The character that is at his strongest in this book

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on book 15 from the Iliad
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have acquired about who Zeus asks to convince Poseidon to stop assisting the Greeks
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about the immortal who lends Hector a hand and interpret it correctly

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