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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Section 9, The Wandering Rocks.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Ulysses hopeful of as he and his men sail away from Tartarus?
(a) That the gods will help him from now on.
(b) That he will find more provisions for his men.
(c) That he will soon be home.
(d) That he can avoid the tragedies he has been warned about.
2. From a distance, what does Ulysses see floating in the water in Section 9?
(a) Black things.
(b) White things.
(c) Green things.
(d) Brown things.
3. What animals are outside the island's castle?
(a) Horses and Zebras.
(b) Wolves and lions.
(c) Stags and foxes.
(d) Goats and sheep.
4. What do the Cyclops monsters like to eat?
(a) Live goats.
(c) Human flesh.
(d) Fellow cyclopses.
5. Where is the ship taken to when the winds are released from the bag?
(a) Back to Polymetheus' island.
(b) Back to Troy.
(c) Back to Aeolus' fortress.
(d) Back to Ithaca.
Short Answer Questions
1. What direction is Ulysses forced to sail due to the rocks in Section 9?
2. What does Polyphemus pray will happen to Ulysses?
3. After leaving the Island with the giants, which direction do Ulysses and his men sail?
4. What is attracted to the treasures unloaded from the ships in the Greek's retreat?
5. How many Greeks from each ship are killed when the villagers in Section 2 are attacking?
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