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Achilles (Greek mythology) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia

Achilles (Greek mythology) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia | Final Exam Webquest | Scoop.it
In Greek mythology, son of the mortal Peleus, king of the Myrmidons, and the Nereid, or sea nymph, Thetis. He was the bravest, handsomest, and greatest warrior of the army of Agamemnon in the Trojan War....
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16.  During the first nine years of the Trojan War, Achilles took how many cities?

17.  Who did Achilles take as his prize of war and why did he try to get her restored to her father?

18. After Briseis was taken from Achilles, what happened to the Greeks war effort?

19. Did Achilles ever fight Hector and if so, what happened?

20. Who was King Priams oldest son and what happened to him?

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Achilles - the Loves, Weak Spot, Transvestism, and Valor of a Greek Hero

Achilles - the Loves, Weak Spot, Transvestism, and Valor of a Greek Hero | Final Exam Webquest | Scoop.it
Achilles, the greatest hero of the Greek forces led the Myrmidons in the Trojan War. Read more about Achilles, his family, his loves, his legendary weak spot, and his transvestism.
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7. What is the name of the epic that Achilles is in?

8. Why did Zues and Poseidon decide to not marry Thetis?

9. What did Achilles mother do to try to keep him out of the Trojan War?

10. How did Odysseus trick Achilles into revealing his secret?

11. When Achilles defeated King Mynes of Lyrnessus, what was his prize?

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Encyclopedia of Greek Mythology: Achilles

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1. Where was Achilles vulnerable?

2. What are the two theories as to why achilles was vulnerable there?

3. Who was Achilles Mother?

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Achilles (Greek hero)

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12. Who was Achilles great grandfather?

13. What were some of the powers Achilles possessed?

14. What was destined to happen to Achilles if he had not gone to Troy?

15. What did King Agamemnom do to try to keep Achilles mind on the war and did it work?

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Achilles - Greek Hero at Troy

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Achilles was considered the greatest Greek hero of the Trojan War.
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4. What eventually causes Achilles to join the fight in the Trojan War?

5. When Achilles was a child, his mother tried to make him immortal, what was the name of the treatment that his mother gave him?

6. What was the name of the great Trojan that Achilles killed?

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