A) forget about their home
B) slaughter the cattle
C) enslave the women
D) plunder their goods
A) the Cicones were angry at them for plundering their island
B) they were tired and hungry after traveling
C) they were not in Zeus' favor
D) they weren't as strong
A) anger at his crew for wanting to stay
B) longings for home
D) relaxation from being worry-free
A) the East, North, and South winds
B) a sea monster
C) his crew
D) the current in the ocean
A) they die
B) the forget about home
C) they turn into swine
D) they kill themselves
A) He was afraid of Polyphemus' power.
B) He knew he would feel guilty.
C) They needed Polyphemus to move the boulder.
D) Polyphemus was sleeping.
A) He tied himself to the belly of a sheep.
B) All of these.
C) He exited the cave with the rams.
D) He stabbed him in the eye.
A) Don't get trapped in a cave with a monster.
B) Tell others about your accomplishments.
C) Think before you act.
D) Take responsibility for your actions.
A) in a sad and lonely state
B) characterized by treachery
C) finished quickly
D) holds dear
A) that Odysseus bury him
B) that he go home
C) that he pray to Zeus
D) that he leave the cattle alone
A) If the cattle are harmed, Odysseus' crew will be destroyed.
B) All of these
C) They will encounter the cattle of Helios.
D) Poseidon will seek revenge for stabbing Polyphemus.
A) He shakes her hand.
B) He hugs her.
C) He openly grieves.
D) He doesn't look at her.
A) They send him under the deck.
B) They put beeswax over their ears.
C) They tie him up.
D) They send him to bed.
A) a strong wind
B) goods taken by force
C) a violent storm
A) a whirlpool in the ocean
B) monster made of gray rock
C) a beautiful singing nymph
D) a powerful sorceress
C) all of them
A) "Don't put your foot in your mouth."
B) "Caught between a rock and a hard place."
C) "Don't let the cat out of the bag."
D) "Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer."
D) being eaten alive
A) by building a boat
B) none of these
C) by clinging to a fig tree
D) by praying to Zeus
A) All of these
B) dawn's rosy fingertips
C) monster of gray rock
D) master of landways and seaways
1.A 2.C 3.B 4.D 5.B 6.B 7.C 8.B 9.C 10.B 11.A 12.B 13.C 14.C 15.C 16.C 17.B 18.A 19.B 20.D 21.C 22.A 23.C 24.D 25.B 26.B