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