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1. How does Achilles learn the news of Patroklos'
ghost appeared to Achilles and told him what had happened.
son, comes in from the battlefield to tell him
into the Achaean camp in his chariot and boasts to Achilles that he
has killed Patroklos
Nestor bringing Patroklos body into the camp in a chariot.
2. When Achilles heard the news of Patroklos' death, the FIRST
thing he did was
pour dust over
his head and stretch out on the ground.
swear that he
would kill Hektor if it was the last thing he ever did.
took a spear and
ran to join the fight over Patroklos' corpse.
took a walk along
the sea shore to think.
3. When Thetis reminded Achilles that Zeus had brought to pass
all he had asked, Achilles said that:
Zeus had not
fulfilled his promise.
he wished he had
never followed Agamemnon to Troy.
he should have
taken the gifts the first time and led the Myrmidons himself.
he had no pleasure
in it now since Patroklos was dead.
4. The Achaeans finally gain the upper hand in the battle over
Patroklos' body because
Hera sent a
message to Achilles to show himself on the wall
about Achilles' shoulders the aegis of Zeus
at the Trojans and fire leapt from his head
all of the
5. Poulydamas advises Hektory to
the Trojans still have an advantage
retreat behind the
city walls to avoid meeting Achilles on the plain
to settle matters
in a duel with Achilles while the two armies look on
to flip a coin to
decide what to do because Poulydamas was at a loss
6. What did Achilles and the Achaeans do all night after
ate, drank, and
planned the next
7. Hephaestos owes Thetis a favor because
she had once
procured fire for his forge
she had persuaded
Charis to marry him
she rescued him
at the time of his great fall
she had not
divulged the secret of his great strength.
8. Why can Achilles not go straight into battle with the
he is too
his strength has
diminished from sitting out of the fighting
he has no
he is too angry
9. Which of the following things is represented on Achilles'
a council of the
the fall of
10.In one scene on the shield, two men are disputing
the blood-price of
a man who had been killed
between their lands
a contract to
ship olive oil
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