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The Odyssey

How much do you know about Homer's great epic? Take this quiz to find out.


Quiz ID:#898
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Category:Literature > Mythology
Created By:Mintyfresh977Aus****!!




#1   What name is given to the first 4 books of The Odyssey?

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#2   Odysseus is the ruler of...

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#3   By whom is Odysseus being held captive at the start of the story?

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#4   What problem do Telemachus and Penelope face at the start of the story?

#5   After he leaves Ogygia, Odysseus arrives in the land of a certain people who help him return home by providing him with a ship. Who are these people?

#6   Which deity is determined to prolong Odysseus' suffering by trying to prevent him from returning home?

#7   What does the fruit of the lotus do to those who eat it?

#8   Who is the witch-goddess who turns a group of Odysseus' men into pigs?

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#9   When they pass the island of the Sirens, Odysseus tells his men to stuff their ears with what?

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#10   Which deity resolves the conflict at the end of the story?

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