Odyssey Vocab I The Gods Heroes Odyssey Vocab II 100 100 100 100 100 200 200 200 200 200 300 300 300 300 300 400 400 400 400 400 500 500 500 500 500 Must Know . Took goods by force What is Plundered. enormous What is Mammoth. Passion; enthusiasm What is Ardor. Deprived What is Bereft. Characterized by craftiness and betrayal. What is Insidious. True or False Mother Earth is created out of rock. . What is False. True or False Gaia is Mother Earth. What is True. Name the god who was given thunderbolts, the god who was given power over the ocean, and the god who was given power over the underworld. Zeus, Poseidon, and Hades Who were the two groups who went to war with each other? What are the Titans and the gods. Give me the definition of an epic. An extended narrative poem in elevated or dignified language, celebrating the feats of a legendary or traditional hero. Describe self-sacrifice? What is to give of yourself for others. Part I of the Odyssey is mainly about Odysseus’ a. Love of travel b. Heroic deeds c. Loyalty to Helios d. Influence with the Gods What is B : Heroic Deeds True or False: The following quote describes an epic hero: “Now I let go with hands and feet, plunging/straight into the foam beside the timbers,/pulled astride, and rowed hard with my hands/to pass Scylla. What is True. When Odysseus lies about his name to the Cyclops he is being: A. Stubborn B. Creative C. Loyal D. Ruthless What is B creative. True or False: The epithet “Laertes’ son, frequently applied to Odysseus , emphasizes Odysseus’ loyalty to his family. What is True. What is craftiest; slyest wiliest What is arrogant haughty What is staring with sullen anger; scowling glowering What is a quality of being shamelessly bold; disrespectful impudence What is fairness; impartiality; justice equity How should one read prose? Until the punctuation mark. Which character trait does Odysseus display when he listens to the Siren’s song? A. Loyalty to Zeus B. Selfishness C. Self-sacrifice D. Laziness What is Self-sacrifice. What is demonstrated by Odysseus’ failure to wake up and prevent his men from slaughtering the sun god’s cattle? A. The Power of the gods B. The disloyalty of the crew C. Odysseus’ exhaustion D. Eurylochus’ skills as a leader What is A: The power of the gods. Odysseus demonstrates the realistic, human side of his character when he A. Refuses to taste the honeyed Lotus plant B. Resists the temptation of Calypso and Circe C. Weeps upon meeting Elpenor’s ghost in Hades D. Ties his men beneath the Cyclops’ rams What is C: Weeps upon meeting Elpenor’s ghost in Hades This sentence is correct: Despite Calypso’s squall for him, Odysseus insists on returning to Ithaca. What is Incorrect.