Odyssey Quiz

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Odyssey Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is mad at Odysseus?
    • A. 

      Zeus

    • B. 

      Calypso

    • C. 

      Poseidon

    • D. 

      Athene

  • 2. 
    Who tells Calypso to let Odysseus go?
    • A. 

      Hermes

    • B. 

      Zeus

    • C. 

      Poseidon

    • D. 

      Telemachos

  • 3. 
    Who does Athene disguise herself as?
    • A. 

      A suitor

    • B. 

      Odysseus

    • C. 

      A beggar

    • D. 

      Mentor

  • 4. 
    Nestor is the king of Sparta
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Telemachos visits Nestor first
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Pisastratus is the son of Menelaus
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Telemachos says there are two evils, he has lost his father, and suitors are troubling his mother
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Who is Antinoos?
    • A. 

      Mean suitor

    • B. 

      Nice suitor

    • C. 

      Relative of Telemachos

    • D. 

      Odysseus' father

  • 9. 
    Penelope says she will marry a suitor after she makes a ......
    • A. 

      Wedding veil

    • B. 

      Bed cover

    • C. 

      Shroud for Laertes

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    Her trick lasts almost 4 months
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    One of Penelope's servant women told the suitors about the deception
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    What does Telemachos say he will do if Odysseus is dead
    • A. 

      He will burn the hosue

    • B. 

      Kill himself

    • C. 

      Kill the suitors

    • D. 

      Let Penelope marry one of the suitors

  • 13. 
    Eurykleia was the nurse of Odysseus
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    After Poseidon wrecks Odysseus' raft, who helps him get to an island?
    • A. 

      Ino

    • B. 

      Athene

    • C. 

      Io

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 15. 
    Who is the princess that brings Odysseus into her palace
    • A. 

      Circe

    • B. 

      Athene

    • C. 

      Nausikka

    • D. 

      Calypso

  • 16. 
    Who challenged Odysseus to a contest in discus?
    • A. 

      Eurymachos

    • B. 

      Euralyos

    • C. 

      The king

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 17. 
    Demodokus is the singer who makes Odysseus cry
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    ___________make Odysseus and his crew forget about going home
  • 19. 
    _______ is the name of the Cyclops
  • 20. 
    Odysseus tells the cyclops that his name is _________
  • 21. 
    _________ is the father of the Cyclops
  • 22. 
    Odysseus puts his men under rams to get out of the cave
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    What does Odysseus get from Aiolos?
    • A. 

      Sword

    • B. 

      Money

    • C. 

      Bag of winds

    • D. 

      Ship

  • 24. 
    What does Circe turn Odysseus' men into?
    • A. 

      Pigs

    • B. 

      Cows

    • C. 

      Sheep

    • D. 

      All the above

  • 25. 
    Elpenor died fighting in battle
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False