# How many pages of the Aeneid did Virgil write per day?

Would you like to merge this question into it?

#### already exists as an alternate of this question.

Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it?

#### exists and is an alternate of .

Approximately three lines per day

There is a tradition that Virgil worked at about a rate of 3 lines per day. Since the poem is 9896 lines long, and we know that Virgil worked on it for the last ten years of his life, this approximation seems about right. The number of pages depends upon how many lines are printed on a page. If there are 30 lines per page, the answer is about a tenth of a page per day, or 10 days per page.

This is of course an average; one would expect that he wrote more on some days and none on others. It seems probable that the tradition of three lines per day was arrived at by just this calculation.
70 people found this useful

# Is it possible to write dozens of pages a day?

\n. \n Keys to writing in large quantities \n. \n . With a clear idea of what to write about, it's certainly possible. \n . \n . The first lines of the day are often the hardest, but keep free from distraction. \n . \n . If one writes how s/he speaks, (conversational-style writing), it (MORE)

# Can one write 60 pages in three days?

Answer . It is a rather simple matter for the average person to write 60 pages of words on paper, and it can be done in a few hours. The degree to which these words will make sense however, contain cohesive thoughts, communicate valuable or interesting information, or in any other other way, shap (MORE)

# What is the Aeneid about?

The Aeneid is about the adventures of Aeneas after the Fall of Troy. He was forced to flee with his father and his son, but his wife was lost in the chaos. With them and other fugitives, he tried to fulfill his prophecy of becoming a great ruler in Italy, but Juno (the goddess) hated him just becaus (MORE)

# How many lines of code do NASA developers write per day?

The COCOMO tool is used by NASA to estimate the schedule & cost of software tasks based upon the task's complexity. That tool uses 15 LOC/day/developer for large projects or 30 LOC/day/developer for smaller tasks.. I personally have known people to bang out hundreds of lines per day but then they d (MORE)

# How many erections can you get per day?

Teenagers :. With your body filled with testosterone - growth hormone - and your penis rubbing against your clothing every time you move, you are going to have frequent erections. Your question suggests that you are concerned that you are getting way too many erections in a day. Here is what you (MORE)

# How many lines per page in HTML?

This is an easy one! When your doing anything in HTML whether it be a web page, or an email there is no lines per page! Usually HTML is done in simpler programs such as Notepad so there is not even pages within the document. While there appears to be no standard page length in terms of characters (MORE)

# How many books are in The Aeneid?

There are twelve books in the Aeneid. Books I-VI detail the voyage from Troy to Italy. They form a voyage-epic, like the Odyssey. Books VII-XII recount the war with the Italian indigenes before Lavinia can be founded. They form a war-epic, like the Iliad.

# How many heartbeats do you have per day?

That is not a number carved in stone. The way to figure it out, is to take your pulse for one full minute (to get as close as possible), and multiply that by 60. That is how many are in an hour. Then, multiply that by 24 to find the number of beats for one full day. Now, if you consider that your he (MORE)

# How many characters per typed page?

depends on what the story is about. While the plot may be rather dull with the inclusion of just one character, it is still very possible to create a story based on the one character; and in some instances with no characters

# How many pages per minute can an inkjet printer produce?

Inkjet printers vary on the amount of pages that they can print aminute depending on the printer. Some Inkjet printers can printabout 15 pages a minute and some can print double that.

The Aeneid details the voyage of Aeneas as he flees his home cityTroy after the Trojan war. Aeneas is travelling to Italy where heis destined to found Rome. The Aeneid tells of his trials whiletraveling.

# How many heartbeats per day?

At typical 60bpm 3600 per hr or 86,400 per day 80bpm 4800 per hr or 115,200 per day. Simple really

# Why did virgil write The Aeneid?

We do not know precisely why Vergil wrote the Aeneid, but the poets of the early Augustan period had grown up in a period when Rome suffered extended civil wars punctuated by harsh military juntas. Vergil, Horace, Ovid and Propertius all at various times mention how tired they are of constant civi (MORE)

# How many ships were left after the women burned them in the Aeneid?

After the women burn the ships only four remain in repairable state. This is why Aeneas has to leave the old, the infirm, and the women on Sicily. (Leaving the women behind on Sicily is necessary to the story, since it makes it obligatory for the Trojans to marry local girls when the get to Lavinum (MORE)

# How many pages per minute can a laser printer print?

It can be as fast as 20 draft pages per minute or as slow as one photo every few minutes. It depends on what you're printing.

# How many Days per year?

There are 365 days in one year, except on leap years, when there are 366 days.

# When did Virgil write The Aeneid?

Vergil left the Aeneid incomplete at his death in 19 BC. He seems to have been working on the poem for at least ten years. Vergil left instructions that the poem should be destroyed if he died before it was finished. Luckily his executors ignored this codicil.

# In apa format how many average words per page?

According to PhD dissertations,1 several other resources I consulted, and my own experience: You can fit about 300 words on a page with these characteristics: 8.5" x 11" paper 1" margins double spaced text 12 point font Times New Roman font face 1: See related link.

# What is Virgil and Aeneid?

Vergil (Publius Vergilius Maro) was a first-century BC poet who wrote the Aeneid : the Roman national epic poem.

# Who appointed Virgil to write the Aeneid?

He may not have been told by anyone to write the Aeneid. It was, however, Emperor Augustus who ordered it to be published.

# How many pages per Lord of the Rings novel?

(Including advertisements at back of book and Middle-earth maps - Foreword at front of book and introductory pages. For Return of the King, Appendices also included) . Fellowship of the Ring: 576 . The Two Towers: 424 . The Return of the King: 600 . In total, all three books come to a combined p (MORE)

# How many words are there per page in a paperback novel?

It kind of depends on how big the font is in the book, and how much is written on each page. There's no set amount.. Children's books would have less words per page as they are bigger print, but teenage and adult novels have smaller print, therefore there'd be more words.. I just counted about ten (MORE)

# Why did Augustus want Virgil to write the Aeneid?

so people will know how Rome started and because Augustus knew that Virgil was very capable, being fantastic at poetry. Hope that helped!!!:)

# How many pages are in the Aeneid?

The Aeneid is a poem. It has 12 books, with each book being around 800 lines long. How many pages that takes will depend on how many lines you have per page.

# Who did Virgil write the Aeneid for?

It's not clear how the poem was started, or if Virgil was commissioned to do it originally, but Augustus read part of it and ordered Virgil to continue. As it was not finished at his death, Virgil wanted it destroyed, but Augustus overruled him and had it published. So you could loosely say that Vir (MORE)

# How many cigarettes are smoked per person per day?

Depends on the person. Some people, who are not addicted as much, can only smoke a few cigarettes a day, while others can smoke loads and loads of packs.

# Why did vergil write the Aeneid?

There are many reasons why the Aeneid was written. First off it was a commissioned work that Vergil didn't really want to write but was forced to, and it was incomplete at the time of Vergil's death. Possible other reasons why it was written are to validate the origins of Rome as mandated by Fate an (MORE)

# How many pages to write a research?

it depends on the topic.... if it is related 2 science thn i think there won't b any end.... tht's it.

# How does Virgil forecast Romes history in the Aeneid?

The part where Vergil/Virgil foretells the history of Rome is when Aeneas is visiting his father in the underworld and he sees the famous men yet to be born.

# Why did Virgil write Aeneid?

Because it had never been written down. It was important for the Romans to document things and to them, the Aeneid was the story of their origins, and was considered historical.

# If you're writing a story how many pages should you write in each day?

It depends on many factors: How long is the book you are writing? Do you have a deadline? How much do you want to do each day? Do you have a lot of time each day or none at all? Depending on the answers to these questions, you can tell how many pages you can or could write wach day.

# How many pages can the average person read per hour?

Between 40-100 pages per hour is the average, but that's a wide range. I'd say about 50-60 pages per hour would be about average. If the topic of the literature is particularly dense/packed with information the number will move to the lower end of that range.

# How does Virgil organize the elements of the comparison so that his simile builds to a climax in the Aeneid?

becasue they were in love and they wanted to have sex so that they can be good to go to italy so that they can be free to have sex every day and suck the D lol

# How many pages to write a autobiography?

An autobiography does not have any fixed or minimum length. A bio of a child or youth will usually be only a few pages, unless the writer has had some extraordinary experiences or accomplishments. The autobiography of a college student may be somewhat longer. A reflection late in someone's life will (MORE)

# How many pages of writing is 30 MB?

Just as an approximation, I wrote a 23 page document (double spaced, 12 pt font) and it takes .04MB. So 30MB / .04MB = 750 750 * 23 = 17,250 pages

# How many pages in a book can be read in a day?

Depends on the size of the book and how fast you read. I have read a 500 page book in a day.

# How many drinks do you have per day?

If your talking water, I drink around 6 glasses a day. Which is 250ml per drink.

# How many books did Virgil write?

The concept of a "book" didn't actually exist when Virgil was alive. He composed poems to entertain Caesar Augustus, and he would've recited them out loud rather than write them down. His most major work is the epic poem The Aeneid, and he is also known for his georgics (poems about farming). Basic (MORE)

# Why did Virgil want to burn the Aeneid?

Virgil was incredibly committed to the Aeneid; however, he had not quite finished the whole thing by the time he was on his deathbed. There were still some lines where the scansion/meter wasn't right, for example. Thus, he decided, as he lay dying, that he would rather it be burned than left unfinis (MORE)

# How do you write a expression for 37 per day plus 1.50 per car?

Set variable x equal to number of cars and variable y equal to number of days. You should get the equation 1.50x + 37y Hope this helps!

# How was virgil author of the Aeneid related to Caesar Augustus?

Virgil was not related by blood to Augustus. He is associated with Augustus by his work, the Aeneid. Augustus is the one who commissioned Virgil to write it. Virgil was not related by blood to Augustus. He is associated with Augustus by his work, the Aeneid. Augustus is the one who commissioned Vir (MORE)

# How many slices of hay per goat per day?

It depends on the quality of the hay and its protein content and at what stage of growth the goat is at and how much the goat weighs.

# How did virgils epic poem the Aeneid reawaken roman pride?

The Aeneid awakened Roman pride in several ways especially since the Romans were so very ancestor conscious. Two of the ways that it instilled pride were that it gave them a heroic history where the hero, by being true to his destiny or mission, overcame the forces pitted against him. It gave them a (MORE)

# How many pages to write a song?

it usaally takes 3 or 1 page to write one. if you want a short then 1 page. if long then 3

# How do you write hours 24 per day?

If you are asking how to write time in the 24 hour standard or military time it is very easy. If you want to write the time as eight in the morning it would be 0800 or if you want to write one in the afternoon it would be 1300.

# How many syllables are in each line of The Aeneid?

The Aeneid was written in dactylic hexameter. The meter consists oflines made from six feet . In strictdactylic hexameter, each of these feet would be a dactyl (a long and two short syllables), butclassical meter allows for the substitution of a spondee (two long syllables) in place of a dactyl (MORE)

# How many pages does Stephen King write a day?

Who could have known that? But i thought a novelist compelled byinspiration, maybe he has inspiration one day and he wrote 50pages, and the next day when inspiration gone, he would writenothing. That is how novelists go.

# How many direct quotes per page in a research paper?

I will say avoid direct quote as much as possible; paraphrase theauthor instead. Good luck.