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Grades: 6 8 9 10 11 12 College
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Grade 11 :: Odyssey by TJ1973
Who changes Odysseus' men into pigs?
  1. Circe
  2. Calypso
  3. Athena
  4. Poseidon
Grade 11 :: Odyssey by TJ1973
What are the names of Odysseus' son and wife?
  1. Nestor and Penelope
  2. Telemachus and Athena
  3. Telemachus and Penelope
  4. Nestor and Athena
Grade 11 :: Odyssey by TJ1973
Who is the only member of his household to recognize Odysseus in the disguise of a beggar?
  1. Eumaeus, the swineherd
  2. Penelope
  3. Eurynome, the housekeeper
  4. Argus, the dog
Grade 10 :: Odyssey by aditya
The Odyssey tells the tale of...
  1. Myth and magic
  2. Gods and goddesses
  3. War and murder
  4. Monsters
  5. All of the above
College :: Odyssey by TinaFuentes
What immortal is Odysseus' greatest enemy?
  1. Hermes
  2. Zeus
  3. Poseidon
  4. Athena
Grade 9 :: Odyssey by worldlit9
In Book XX1, The Test of the Bow, what is Telemachos' role?
  1. He is doing his Mother's bidding to conduct a contest among the suitors for her hand.
  2. He is trying to show the suitors that he is as strong as they are.
  3. He is an accomplice to a plan to kill the suitors.
  4. Telemachos is a foil to Odysseus' plan.
Grade 9 :: Odyssey by worldlit9
When the suitors returned to the palace talking of another plot to kill Telemachus, why did Amphinomous warn them that "no luck lies in that plan"?
  1. He knew that Odysseus had returned and was afraid of him
  2. A eagle soared above the suitors with a rock dove in his claws.
  3. One of the suitors picked up a cow's foot "to let it fly" but Odysseus the Beggar ducked the blow.
  4. At this time Telemachus announces that he will make "no impediment to Mother's marriage."
Grade 9 :: Odyssey by worldlit9
In Book XXX111, clever and cautious Penelope is stunned at the revelation of the Beggar and her judgment is uncertain as she views blood and rags. How does she reply to Telemachus' accusation that her "heart is hard as flint and never changes" ?
  1. Penelope chastises Telemachus for speaking rudely to his mother.
  2. Penelope ignores her son and cringes at the sight of the dead and bloodied suitors lying about.
  3. Penelope remarks that she will take her time for "beyond all doubt we two shall know each other better than you or anyone.
  4. Penelope is unmoved by Telemachus' comments or Odysseus the Beggar's words.
Grade 9 :: Odyssey by worldlit9
In Book XX, Signs and a Vision, Odysseus the Beggar is reassured, first by Athena, that he'll "come out soon enough on the other side of trouble," and next when he heard from a servant woman grinding flour that "this day be the last the suitors feed so dainty in Odysseus' hall." What sign did Zeus send that "with lifting hear, sure...vengeance was at hand" ?
  1. When Penelope dreams of the "image of" Odysseus with his troops
  2. Athena in the body of a woman reassures Odysseus that he will come out soon enough on the other side of trouble.
  3. Zeus in heaven...thundered out of bright Olympos....a rousing peal.
  4. When Penelope prayed to Artemis to help her die.
Grade 9 :: Odyssey by worldlit9
Who is Theoklymenos?
  1. The swineherd who has cared for Odysseus pigs and kept his sense of loyalty.
  2. A friend of Antinous, the lead suitor.
  3. Eurymachos' father who predicts fools and vipers in the king's hall.
  4. A visionary who warns of damnation and black night.
Grade 9 :: Odyssey by ssssvt8v
Who was the first suitor Odysseus killed?
  1. Antinous
  2. Eurymacheus
  3. Telemachus
  4. Penelope
Grade 8 :: Odyssey by aditya
Who was Calypso?
  1. A demi-goddess
  2. She held Odyseus captive on her island.
  3. She was beautiful
  4. All of the above
Grade 10 :: Odyssey by aditya
Grade 12 :: Odyssey by Kristinagrube
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