Odyssey Quiz

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Odyssey Quizzes & Trivia

Quiz to help with revision on Odyssey


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Odyssey is an example of 
    • A. 

      Drama

    • B. 

      Epic Poetry

    • C. 

      Letter

    • D. 

      Inscription

  • 2. 
    The poet of the Odyssey is ?
    • A. 

      Homer

    • B. 

      Aeshylus

    • C. 

      No one knows for sure

    • D. 

      Aristophanes

  • 3. 
    Compisition took place ?
    • A. 

      Approx 720-700 BCE

    • B. 

      No one knows

    • C. 

      Approx. 620-600 BCE

    • D. 

      Approx 820-800 BCE

  • 4. 
    An example of noun + epitaph is ?
    • A. 

      Eating & drinking

    • B. 

      Xenia

    • C. 

      Then in turn Nestor said

    • D. 

      Grey eyed Athena

  • 5. 
    An example of Genre passages Genre passages is? 
    • A. 

      Hexameter

    • B. 

      Receiving guests

    • C. 

      Only happen when poet speaks as narrator

    • D. 

      Do not occur in epic poetry

  • 6. 
    The Homeric poems where wrote in ?
    • A. 

      Hexameter

    • B. 

      Iambic pentameter

    • C. 

      Free verse

    • D. 

      Differs through out

  • 7. 
    A comon theme in the Odyessey is? 
    • A. 

      Love

    • B. 

      Game playing

    • C. 

      Homecoming

    • D. 

      Farming

  • 8. 
    Timé means? 
    • A. 

      Honor

    • B. 

      Like on a clock

    • C. 

      Virtue

    • D. 

      Homecoming

  • 9. 
    The "Dark Ages" took place 
    • A. 

      Medieval times

    • B. 

      1100–900 BCE

    • C. 

      100-90 BCE

    • D. 

      1300-1200 BCE

  • 10. 
    The son of Odysseus is?
    • A. 

      Poseidon

    • B. 

      Melanthius

    • C. 

      Polyphemus

    • D. 

      Telemachus