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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Section 12, Calypso.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is Ulysses' mother?
2. What is the Cyclops?
(a) A monster two heads.
(b) A monster with the head of a bull.
(c) A monster with one eye.
(d) A monster with hair made of serpents.
3. What does Ulysses send to Ithaca in Section 12 to bring him a report about his wife and son?
(a) A dove.
(b) A gull.
(c) A crow.
(d) An eagle.
4. How does Ulysses handicap Polyphemus?
(a) Ulysses blinds Polyphemus.
(b) Ulysses cuts off Polyphemus' arms.
(c) Ulysses binds Polyphemus' feet.
(d) Ulysses stabs Polyphemus in the stomach.
5. Who warns Ulysses in Section 8 that he will encounter the Sirens?
Short Answer Questions
1. What animals are sacrificed so that Ulysses may talk to the dead?
2. What does Polyphemus pray will happen to Ulysses?
3. Who is Hyperion?
4. In which direction do Ulysses and his men sail at the beginning of Section 8?
5. What does Calypso claim to have turned Ulysses into when she saw him fall from his raft?
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