A) forget about their home
B) plunder their goods
C) slaughter the cattle
D) enslave the women
A) they weren't as strong
B) the Cicones were angry at them for plundering their island
C) they were not in Zeus' favor
D) they were tired and hungry after traveling
A) anger at his crew for wanting to stay
B) longings for home
C) 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 kill themselves
B) they die
C) they turn into swine
D) the forget about home
A) He was afraid of Polyphemus' power.
B) Polyphemus was sleeping.
C) They needed Polyphemus to move the boulder.
D) He knew he would feel guilty.
A) All of these.
B) He exited the cave with the rams.
C) He tied himself to the belly of a sheep.
D) He stabbed him in the eye.
A) Take responsibility for your actions.
B) Don't get trapped in a cave with a monster.
C) Think before you act.
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 he leave the cattle alone
B) that Odysseus bury him
C) that he pray to Zeus
D) that he go home
A) They will encounter the cattle of Helios.
B) All of these
C) If the cattle are harmed, Odysseus' crew will be destroyed.
D) Poseidon will seek revenge for stabbing Polyphemus.
A) He openly grieves.
B) He doesn't look at her.
C) He shakes her hand.
D) He hugs her.
A) They tie him up.
B) They send him to bed.
C) They put beeswax over their ears.
D) They send him under the deck.
A) a strong wind
B) goods taken by force
D) a violent storm
A) a whirlpool in the ocean
B) monster made of gray rock
C) a powerful sorceress
D) a beautiful singing nymph
C) all of them
A) "Don't let the cat out of the bag."
B) "Don't put your foot in your mouth."
C) "Caught between a rock and a hard place."
D) "Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer."
B) 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) master of landways and seaways
B) monster of gray rock
C) All of these
D) dawn's rosy fingertips
1.A 2.C 3.B 4.D 5.D 6.A 7.C 8.A 9.C 10.B 11.B 12.B 13.A 14.A 15.D 16.B 17.B 18.A 19.C 20.D 21.A 22.B 23.A 24.B 25.D 26.C