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Aeneid 7

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Aeneid 7

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  • 1. 
    Which god helps to steer the Trojan ships away from Circe's shores and up the coast of Italy?
    • A. 

      Neptune

    • B. 

      Jupiter

    • C. 

      Apollo

  • 2. 
    What is the name of the king of the Latins?
    • A. 

      Faunus

    • B. 

      Evander

    • C. 

      Latinus

  • 3. 
    What is the name of his daughter?
    • A. 

      Amata

    • B. 

      Lavinia

    • C. 

      Camilla

  • 4. 
    Which of these is NOT an omen described as having happened to this royal family prophesying the coming of Aeneas and his marriage to Lavinia?
    • A. 

      Lavinia's head caught on fire

    • B. 

      A swarm of bees settling on the sacred tree in the palace courtyard

    • C. 

      Births of monsters, half-man, half-beast

  • 5. 
    What does Iulus say when the Trojans make makeshift pizzas upon arriving in Latium?
    • A. 

      'We're eating our tables!'

    • B. 

      'Why didn't we go for stuffed crust?'

    • C. 

      'Ugh... I hate anchovies'

  • 6. 
    What is the name of the monster from the depths of Tartarus that Juno summons to spread war and discord throughout Italy?
    • A. 

      Cacus

    • B. 

      Briareus

    • C. 

      Allecto

  • 7. 
    What is the name of the prince of the Rutulians driven mad by this monster?
    • A. 

      Turnus

    • B. 

      Pallas

    • C. 

      Mezentius

  • 8. 
    What does Iulus misguidedly shoot, enraging the peoples of Italy?
    • A. 

      A sacred stag

    • B. 

      A sacred horse

    • C. 

      A sacred tortoise

  • 9. 
    What is the name of the warrior maiden named at the end of the Catalogue of Warriors?
    • A. 

      Allecto

    • B. 

      Penthesilea

    • C. 

      Camilla