The Adventures of Ulysses Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is the first giant that Ulysses encounters doing?
(a) Sleeping.
(b) Throwing rocks.
(c) Eating.
(d) Swimming.

2. What animals are outside the island's castle?
(a) Horses and Zebras.
(b) Goats and sheep.
(c) Wolves and lions.
(d) Stags and foxes.

3. What does Ulysses see from atop a tree in Section 7?
(a) A great wall.
(b) A village.
(c) Fire.
(d) Smoke.

4. What do the giants want with Ulysses' men?
(a) To send them away.
(b) To eat them.
(c) To murder them.
(d) To enslave them.

5. What do Ulysses' men want to do when they spot a small village on an island in Section 2?
(a) Attack the village.
(b) Settle at the village.
(c) Ask the villagers to feed them.
(d) Steal the village's livestock.

6. Where does Pulyphemus trap the Hellenes?
(a) In a hut.
(b) Within a ditch.
(c) In a cave.
(d) By a river.

7. What does Ulysses offer to Polyphemus so that he can better enjoy his dinner?
(a) Water.
(b) Dessert.
(c) Goat meat.
(d) Wine.

8. How is the island Ulysses lands on in Section 6 described?
(a) Barren.
(b) Mountainous.
(c) Gloomy.
(d) Beautiful.

9. Who exiled the Cyclops monsters from Olympus to live on the island?
(a) Demeter.
(b) Ares.
(c) Zeus.
(d) Poseidon.

10. What does Persephone provide for Morpheus to give humans?
(a) Illness.
(b) Inspiration.
(c) Sleepiness.
(d) Dreams.

11. What do the Cyclops monsters like to eat?
(a) Fish.
(b) Live goats.
(c) Fellow cyclopses.
(d) Human flesh.

12. What animal do the Hellenes hunt on the island?
(a) Goats.
(b) Stag.
(c) Wild pig.
(d) Chickens.

13. What do Ulysses' men notice about the animals at the castle?
(a) The animals walk upright.
(b) The animals are sickly.
(c) The animals are unfriendly.
(d) The animals have human eyes.

14. Into what animal does Circe say she would turn Ulysses?
(a) An eagle.
(b) A tiger.
(c) A fox.
(d) A stag.

15. How many ships does Ulysses bring the shore of the island in Section 6?
(a) Two.
(b) None.
(c) Three.
(d) One.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Ulysses use to attack the giants?

2. What island do Ulysses and his men land at in Section 5?

3. What do the sailors aboard Ulysses' ship begin to suspect about the bag of winds?

4. Where is the ship taken to when the winds are released from the bag?

5. To whom does Eris intend to award the fruit at the wedding she attends uninvited?

(see the answer keys)

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