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