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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which god tells Zeus that Poseidon's treatment of Ulysses is unjust?
2. In Section 8, what does the sea slope and narrow to become?
3. What is Ulysses hopeful of as he and his men sail away from Tartarus?
4. Who does Ulysses think Nausicaa is?
5. What does Calypso say Ulysses is in time for when waking up in Ogygia the second time?
Essay Topic 1
The Adventures of Ulysses is set in the Bronze Age on the Aegean sea, Ithaca, Olympus, as well as a few other islands etc. Discuss the setting of the novel The Adventures of Ulysses and what effect the time and place of the story has on the plot.
Essay Topic 2
The reader follows the journey of Ulysses, the protagonist and hero of the novel. Discuss Ulysses as a character and whether he is suitable as a hero.
Essay Topic 3
Poseidon continually seeks vengeance from Ulysses after the destruction of Troy. Discuss the theme of vengeance in The Adventures of Ulysses.
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