Quiz On Iliad

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Poem Quizzes & Trivia

Did you know that the Iliad was written around the 8th century BC? Have you well understood the poem? The quiz below will help gauge how much you know about this ancient Greek poem. Enjoy.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is the King of Troy in "The Iliad"?
    • A. 

      Priam

    • B. 

      Agamemnon

    • C. 

      Menelaus

    • D. 

      Hector

  • 2. 
    In "The Iliad", who does Helen's husband, Menelaus, get to help him attack Troy?
    • A. 

      Agamemnon

    • B. 

      Zues

    • C. 

      Hera

    • D. 

      Apollo

  • 3. 
    Who is the greatest warrior for the Greeks, but refuses to fight the Trojans in "The Iliad"?
    • A. 

      Hector

    • B. 

      Achilles

    • C. 

      Patrocles

    • D. 

      Ajax

  • 4. 
    In "The Iliad" story, why does Achilles finally enter the battle when he initially said he wouldn't?
    • A. 

      Patrocles Is Killed

    • B. 

      He Does It For Helen

    • C. 

      Athena Tells Him To

    • D. 

      Agamemnon Calls Him A Coward

  • 5. 
    "The Iliad" takes place after how many years of a siege upon Troy?
    • A. 

      15

    • B. 

      12

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      18

  • 6. 
    In "The Iliad", Priam's son Paris abducts Helen of Troy after which goddess promises her to him?
    • A. 

      Hera

    • B. 

      Athena

    • C. 

      Aphrodite

    • D. 

      Artemis

  • 7. 
    Which Goddess favors Agamemnon and the Greeks in "The Iliad"?
    • A. 

      Demeter

    • B. 

      Aphrodite

    • C. 

      Hera

    • D. 

      Athena

  • 8. 
    In "The Iliad", who kills Patrocles?
    • A. 

      Priam

    • B. 

      Agamemnon

    • C. 

      Ajax

    • D. 

      Hector