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