The Odyssey: Simple Introductory Quiz Questions For Homer's The Odyssey.

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Simple introductory quiz questions for Homer's The Odyssey.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who wrote The Odyssey?
    • A. 

      Plato

    • B. 

      Homer

    • C. 

      Socrates

  • 2. 
    What text is The Odyssey like part two to?
    • A. 

      The Iliad

    • B. 

      The Symposium

    • C. 

      Achilles Heel

  • 3. 
    The Odyssey is what type of literature?
    • A. 

      Narrative

    • B. 

      Lyrical Ballad

    • C. 

      Epic

  • 4. 
    Odysseus's Wife's Name Is?
    • A. 

      Pamela

    • B. 

      Patricia

    • C. 

      Penelope

  • 5. 
    The mythological god most helpful to Odysseus is?
    • A. 

      Poseidon

    • B. 

      Athena

    • C. 

      Aphrodite

  • 6. 
    Who's island does Odysseus live on for eight years?
    • A. 

      Circe

    • B. 

      Calypso

    • C. 

      Charybdis

  • 7. 
    The story begins at what place in Odysseus journey?
    • A. 

      At the beginning

    • B. 

      At the end

    • C. 

      In medias res

  • 8. 
    Odysseus's Wife marries while he is gone
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The Odyssey is representative of the literary theme of "The Hero's Journey"
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Odysseys makes it home in 12 years.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False