1. Why doesn't Zeus save his son, Sarpedon, from being killed by Patroclus?
- Hera convinces him that other Gods will look down on him if he interferes with the mortals.
- Hephaestus convinces him that Sarpedon's destiny dictates that he must die in this battle.
- Aphrodite refuses to obey Zeus in the future if he decides to interfere with the life of a mortal.
- Athene convinces him that it is time for the Achaeans to take the upper hand in battle.
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2. Why does Zeus decide that Patroclus must die?
- Patroclus wounded Hector.
- Patroclus disobeyed Achilles.
- Patroclus killed Zeus' son, Sarpedon.
- Patroclus wounded Zeus' daughter, Aphrodite.
3. What does Patroclus do with Sarpedon after he kills him?
- He takes him armour.
- He taunts him.
- He brings him back to the Achaean camp.
- He hands him over to Hector.
4. How does Apollo help in Patroclus' death?
- He makes him drop his shield, making it easier for Trygaeus to kill him.
- He stuns him, making it easier for Sarpedon to kill him.
- He wounds him, making it easier for Hector to kill him.
- He fills him with cowardice, making it easier for Paris to kill him.
5. What does Hector foreshadow when he taunts the dying Patroclus?
- His own death.
- His brother's death.
- The fall of Ilium.
- His son's death.
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