Events of Book 11 - The Iliad

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1. What is Patroclus asked to do when he visits the Achaean camp?

  • Convince Achilles to fight or disguise himself as Achilles and fight in his place.
  • Disguise himself as Hector or Priam and infiltrate Ilium to kidnap Helen and return her to Menelaus.
  • Discourage Achilles from fighting as his presence will only serve to make matters worse.
  • Disguise himself as Paris and infiltrate Trojan ranks to expose tactics.
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2. What happens after Diomedes wounds Hector?

  • Paris would Agamemnon
  • Paris wounds Diomedes
  • Hector wounds Menelaus
  • Hector wounds Diomedes

3. Who does Achilles send to the Achaean camp to find any news?

  • Odysseus
  • Briseis
  • Patroclus
  • Nestor

4. Who speaks to Patroclus in the Achaean camp?

  • Trygaeus
  • Menelaus
  • Nestor
  • Agamemnon

5. What does Iris tell Hector to do in this book?

  • Wait until the storm has passed before retreating from the Achaean line.
  • Wait until Achilles has returned to war before the Trojans offer a truce.
  • Wait until Agamemnon is wounded before he attacks the Achaean line.
  • Wait until Helen is returned to Menelaus before advancing on Achaean lines.


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