The Aeneid: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Aeneid? Put your knowledge to
the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. It seems like every five minutes we’re being reminded that the Trojans are going to found a new city in Italy. Which theme is this?
Fate and Free Will
Men and Masculinity
Women and Femininity
Q. Virgil wrote the Aeneid during a period when which territory had just experienced significant expansion?
Q. The Aeneid is deeply respectful of _____
Q. The second half is mostly about
Q. Some of the Aeneid’s main drama arises from conflicts between Aeneas’s sense of duty and ______.
The Gods' wills