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The Epic of Gilgamesh

The Epic of Gilgamesh

by Sinleqqiunninni

The Epic of Gilgamesh: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Epic of Gilgamesh? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What symbol do The Epic of Gilgamesh and the Hebrew Bible share?


Forbidden fruit
A woman created from a man's rib bone
A sneaky snake
Rainbows
Q. What is the main way the gods communicate with humans?


Dreams
Morse Code
Tea leaves
Guitar solos
Q. What does Enkidu suggest that he and Gilgamesh make out of the tall cedar tree they chop down?


A log cabin
A yacht
A million toothpicks
A door
Q. Sleep is a symbol for:


Freedom
Death
Drunkenness
Pregnancy
Q. Besides beer, what food is super important to Gilgamesh?


Corn chips
Goat cheese
Butter
Sausage
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