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The Epic of Gilgamesh: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

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Q. Gilgamesh is downright obsessed with:


Sex
Mortality
Religion
Friendship
Q. Which pair emphasizes the contrasts between Enkidu and Gilgamesh?


Vanity and pride
Sex and chastity
Wisdom and knowledge
Man and the natural world
Q. What is Gilgamesh's biggest downfall?


Prejudice
Fear
Pride
Foolishness
Q. What is Gilgamesh's greatest attribute?


Perseverance
Loyalty
Competition
Humility. Yeah, we thought this was hysterical too.
Q. What represents some complicated and confusing Mesopotamian beliefs that link man to divinities?


Family
Social class
Violence
Sex
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