What is the main cause of war between the Greeks (aka Achaeans, Argives, Danaans) and the Trojans?
Which goddesses/gods support the Greeks? Which ones support the Trojans?
Based on what you read in the article “The Homeric Society”, how would you define, in your own words, honor in the context of this ancient culture? To answer this, think about how honor is built in relation to war, glory and possessions. Be sure to use any key new vocabulary important to the understanding of this issue in your answers/explanations. Look for the terms in bold letters.
How is the quarrel between Agamemnon and Achilles related to this ancient code of honor described in the Homeric Society article?
The “Arrows of Apollo” are used by Homer as a metaphor for what?
Do the Greeks depend on the gods for moral guidance? Explain. Be sure to use supporting details from your sources. Please be sure to carefully consider your answer.