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How does Gilgamesh defeat the Bull of Heaven, and what is the significance of this event?

A

Gilgamesh does not defeat the Bull of Heaven because it tramples him to death.

B

Gilgamesh enlists Enkidu’s help, and their teamwork illustrates Gilgamesh’s reliance on his friend and brother.

C

Gilgamesh defeats the Bull on his own by using his brute strength, reinforcing his much-acclaimed physical strength.

D

Gilgamesh tricks Ishtar into sending the Bull back to the gods by pretending that he is in love with her, demonstrating his cunning and intelligence.

E

Gilgamesh prays to the gods for help and defeats the Bull, demonstrating his devotion.

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