Plot and Character

In this lesson, we will look at typical Epic plots and consider what qualities make a typical Epic hero.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

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Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which of these is NOT true of Epic poems?

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Q2.Which of these is the best definition for the 'oral tradition' in epic poetry?

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Q3.Which of these was the oldest Epic poem?

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Q4.What is a key theme in many Epic poems?

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Q5.Which of these is NOT a common convention in Epic poems?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which of these is NOT true of Epic poems?

1/5

Q2.Which of these is the best definition for the 'oral tradition' in epic poetry?

2/5

Q3.Which of these was the oldest Epic poem?

3/5

Q4.What is a key theme in many Epic poems?

4/5

Q5.Which of these is NOT a common convention in Epic poems?

5/5

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Plot and Character

Test your knowledge of lesson 2 on Epic Poetry.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Q1.Which of these is NOT true of Epic poems?

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Q2.If you were an Epic hero, what might you have to do? Select the odd one out.

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Q3.What might get you in trouble in an Epic poem?

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Q4.What's the most heroic way to kill a monster in an Epic poem?

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Quiz:

Plot and Character

Test your knowledge of lesson 2 on Epic Poetry.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Q1.Which of these is NOT true of Epic poems?

1/4

Q2.If you were an Epic hero, what might you have to do? Select the odd one out.

2/4

Q3.What might get you in trouble in an Epic poem?

3/4

Q4.What's the most heroic way to kill a monster in an Epic poem?

4/4

Lesson summary: Plot and Character

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