The Odyssey Quiz Books 1-5

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The Odyssey Quiz Books 1-5

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  • 1. 
    Who does Athena disguise herself as before she goes to meet Telemachus?
    • A. 

      Mentes

    • B. 

      Zeus

    • C. 

      Penelope

  • 2. 
    What is the problem at Odysseues's home?
    • A. 

      It's falling apart in his absence

    • B. 

      There are men trying to marry his wife

    • C. 

      His servants have all run away

  • 3. 
    Odysseus is loved by all of the gods except for whom?
    • A. 

      Zues

    • B. 

      Mentor

    • C. 

      Poseidon

  • 4. 
    What does Telemachus tell the men to do?
    • A. 

      Leave his home

    • B. 

      Repair the golden calf

    • C. 

      Make an offering to the gods

  • 5. 
    How are the ship procured, rations gotten, and crew assembled?
    • A. 

      The citizens give them.

    • B. 

      Mentor gets them

    • C. 

      Athena gets them

  • 6. 
    What is Telemachus's first destination?
    • A. 

      Sparta

    • B. 

      Troy

    • C. 

      Pylos

  • 7. 
     According to Nestor, why had Odysseus and Melelaus separated on the way home from Troy?
    • A. 

      Odysseus stayed with Nestor.

    • B. 

      Odysseus stayed with Agamemnon

    • C. 

      Odysseus stayed with Athena.

  • 8. 
     Aegisthus had killed whom?
    • A. 

      Agamemnon

    • B. 

      Zeus

    • C. 

      Nestor

  • 9. 
     Who avenges him?
    • A. 

      Hector

    • B. 

      Telemachus

    • C. 

      Orestes

  • 10. 
    Where does Telemachus find Menelaus?
    • A. 

      At a double wedding

    • B. 

      On the battlefield

    • C. 

      In the barn

  • 11. 
    For whom does Menelaus grieve most?
    • A. 

      His brother

    • B. 

      His son

    • C. 

      His wife

  • 12. 
    Why does Helen drug the wine?
    • A. 

      So she can sneak away

    • B. 

      To liven up the party.

    • C. 

      So they forget their sorrows.

  • 13. 
    Who tells Calypso that she must release Odysseus?
    • A. 

      Mentor

    • B. 

      Hermes

    • C. 

      Zeus

  • 14. 
    How does he take to the wine dark sea?
    • A. 

      On a raft

    • B. 

      On a ship

    • C. 

      On a tugboat

  • 15. 
    How does Odysseus get on the island?
    • A. 

      Zues helps

    • B. 

      Hermes helps

    • C. 

      Athena helps