Odyssey Quizzes & Trivia

Today you shall embark on an odyssey to claim what is rightfully yours; a brave hero and the strongest champion, any height can you soar! But along the way a great challenge you must face, a trial that can put anyone in great disgrace! So your courage shall never alter. We choose the ones who never falter.
Are you good with Homeric poetry? How much have you learned upon reading his powerful and grandest work Odyssey? Do you want to find out and put yourself to test? Then try our absolutely fantastic quizzes! Knowledge in its characters, plot and background is a huge plus! Like our great hero Odysseus, shine forth at these grounds and let people gaze at you like a god! The god of trivia! May the odds be in your favor!

The Odyssey is one of the two major ancient Greek epic poems to be written. How well can you recall the content that you did? The quiz below will help gauge how much you understood from it. All the best.

Questions: 9  |  Attempts: 4401   |  Last updated: Jan 11, 2018
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    Who is Odysseus' son?


Questions: 15  |  Attempts: 1683   |  Last updated: Feb 12, 2016
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    Who does Athena disguise herself as before she goes to meet Telemachus?

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Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 1326   |  Last updated: Feb 12, 2016
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    How many heads does Scylla have?

Quiz over the Odyssey for 9th grade Com. Arts

Questions: 15  |  Attempts: 1297   |  Last updated: Jan 22, 2013
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    What happened the day Odysseus' son was born?

The Odyssey Reading Test

Questions: 15  |  Attempts: 1225   |  Last updated: Jan 9, 2013
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    What is the setting of the  "The Odyssey " .

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Odyssey Questions & Answers

Who is Odysseus son?
The correct answer is option B Telemachus is the son of Odysseus and Penelope. He was a central character in Homer’s Odyssey. The meaning of his name is “far from battle” or “fighting from afar” in Greek. The first four
How long has Odysseus been gone?
A. 12 years because 20 and 5 years option would not come, and from the 10 years of his journey, he stayed at the prison in the calypso's island. So the correct answer will be the A option that is 12 years.
Helen is married to Paris and is the most beautiful woman in the world:
This is false. Helen is now married to Melenaos. She is indeed the most beautiful woman in the world however.
Who transforms Odysseuss sailors into pigs?
The answer to this is Circe which means that D is the correct answer. She was able to turn Odysseus’ crew by adding a magical potion to the food that she served to the crew. Odysseus was warned, and he set out in order to save his crew. He was