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