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Greek Mythology VII - The Odyssey

How well do you know this classic story?


 

Quiz ID:#28585
Fun:*** (2.73)
Difficulty:** (1.46)
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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