The Odyssey Quiz

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Odyssey Quizzes & Trivia

This is a quiz to test your knowledge on the vocab for the story The Odyssey Homer.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a Epic Hero?
    • A. 

      A hero who is very epic!

    • B. 

      A larger than life figure usually male who embodies the ideals of a nation or race.

    • C. 

      A long narrative poem about the adventures of a hero whose actions reflect the ideals and values of a nation or race.

  • 2. 
    True or False:An Epic Simile is an elaborate, more involved version of a regular simile.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Fill in the blank! _________is a long narrative poem about the adventures of a hero whose actions reflect the ideals and values of a nation or race.
  • 4. 
    What is Epithet?
    • A. 

      It's a brief decriptive phrases that helped to characterize a particular person or thing, and that had the right meter or # of syllables to fill out a line

    • B. 

      A long narrative poem about the adventures of a hero whose actions reflect the ideals and values of a nation or race.

    • C. 

      An elaborate, more involved version of a regular simile

  • 5. 
    Who is the epic hero in the story?
    • A. 

      Zuse

    • B. 

      Odyesseus's men

    • C. 

      Polyphemus

    • D. 

      Odysseus

    • E. 

      All of the above

    • F. 

      Not sure