The Ultimate
The Iliad
Book Quiz

Question 1 of 13

What god said they would support the Achaeans but then fought with the Trojans instead?

  • Ares
  • Apollo
  • Aphrodite
  • Thetis

Question 2 of 13

Who does Athena convince to fire an arrow at Menelaus?

  • Pandarus
  • Paris
  • Hector
  • Helen

Question 3 of 13

Who stole Helen from her husband, Menelaus?

  • Paris
  • Hector
  • Achilles
  • Agamemnon

Question 4 of 13

Who returns Chryseis to her father?

  • Odysseus
  • Achilles
  • Thetis
  • Pandarus

Question 5 of 13

Who is Achilles mother?

  • Thetis
  • Helen
  • Briseis
  • Aphrodite

Question 6 of 13

When Agamemnon will not return Chryseis to her father, what does her father do?

  • Prays to Apollo for help
  • Goes to Thetis for help
  • Challenges Agamemnon to a fight
  • Goes to Achilles for help

Question 7 of 13

What are the names of the two Trojan maidens the Achaeans capture?

  • Chryseis and Briseis
  • Helen and Athena
  • Polydamas and Crete
  • Hera and Pandarus

Question 8 of 13

How many days does Achilles drag Hector's body around Patroclus's funeral bier?

  • 9 days
  • 3 days
  • 30 days
  • 300 days

Question 9 of 13

Who is Hector's father?

  • King Priam
  • King John
  • Agamemnon
  • Apollo

Question 10 of 13

What is Xanthus the God of?

  • The river
  • The sky
  • The wind
  • The underworld

Question 11 of 13

Where does Thetis go to get Achilles a new set of armor?

  • Mount Olympus
  • The local blacksmith
  • Talmburg
  • The underworld

Question 12 of 13

Who kills Hector?

  • Achilles
  • Aphrodite
  • Agamemnon
  • Paris

Question 13 of 13

Why does Achilles reconcile with the Achaeans and agree to fight the Trojans again?

  • Because Hector kills Patroclus
  • Because Agamemnon returns Briseis
  • Because Apollo tells him he must
  • Because his mother makes him

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