The Iliad - Events of Book 6 Quiz

1. Who does Hector ask to pray in the temple of Athene?

  • Priam and the elders.
  • Priam and the noblemen
  • Hecabe and the noblewomen
  • Helen and the noblewomen
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2. Who does Hector visit last on his trip to Ilium?

  • Priam and the elders.
  • His wife and son.
  • Paris and Helen.
  • His mother.

3. When Paris returns to battle, what does he think Hector is doing at the city walls?

  • Waiting for him.
  • Fleeing war.
  • Watching the battle.
  • Waiting for the soothsayer.

4. What is the name of Hector's wife?

  • Andromache
  • Helen
  • Hecabe
  • Briseis

5. What does Andromache do as soon as Hector leaves?

  • She mourns for him because she believes he will die.
  • She visits Priam to seek reassurance.
  • She calls for the hand maidens to take the child.
  • She visits Helen to seek reassurance.


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