What is a real hero? What role does pride play in the downfall of great men? Can you recognize a man of virtue? This Questions for the Thinker Ebook Study Guide© will help you find the answers to these and many other questions as you follow the story of Achilleus at Troy.
This Question for the Thinker Iliad Study Guide uses the Socratic method of a question and answer format to guide the high school student through this classical work. After a brief introduction about the author and the work, in the first half of the book questions are provided to help the student understand the text. The second half of the book has the answers to the questions.
At the end of many of the chapters are Questions for Further Thought™ which help the student think beyond the text. Many of the questions are designed to help the student either apply the lessons learned or to think about how his beliefs contrast with those presented. There are also Vocabulary Words to Know to help expand the student's vocabulary.