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