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Greek Mythology VII - The Odyssey

How well do you know this classic story?


Quiz ID:#28585
Fun:*** (2.74)
Difficulty:** (1.5)
Category:Literature > Poetry
Created By:ZinoviaAgr***




#1   What is the name of Odysseus's wife?

#2   What is the name of Odysseus's son?

#3   Which god or goddess spoke to Odysseus's son in the form of one of Odysseus's friends?

#4   Odysseus had been trapped on which island for seven years?

#5   How did Odysseus escape the cyclops that had trapped him and his men?

#6   What did Circe do to Odysseus's men?

#7   Why did Odysseus's men tear open the bag of winds?

#8   What is Charybdis?

#9   What is Scylla?

#10   What do Odysseus's men do to anger Helios and bring down Zeus's punishment upon them?

#11   Which incident was interpreted as an omen that Odysseus was going to return home to exact revenge on the suitors that were ravaging his palace?

#12   How does Odysseus disguise himself in order to enter the palace?

#13   What lie did Odysseus's wife tell the suitors in order to fool them into thinking that she was ready to take one of them as a husband?

#14   Odysseus and his son killed all of the suitors except for one, whom they spared because he treated the palace and its inhabitants better than the other suitors.





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