The Odyssey Part 1 Jeopardy Review Homer Plot Characters Myth The Iliad 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 To Double Jeopardy! Homer 100 The Iliad and Epic were both written by Homer in _____________ BC. a. 400 BC b. 500 BC c. 700 BC d. 800 BC Homer 200 Homer wrote the Odyssey and the Iliad in poetic form. The poetic form is often called a(n) a. Ode b. Ballad c. Epic d. Sonnet Homer 300 Homer wrote the Odyssey and Iliad in 800 BC, but the events probably occurred in a. 1200 BC b. 1100 BC c. 1000 BC d. 900 BC Homer 400 Which one occurred first? The Odyssey or The Iliad? a. Odyssey b. The Iliad Homer 500 The story of the Odyssey is about a. The Trojan War b. The adventures of Hercules c. Going home to Ithaca Plot 100 What did Odysseus and his men do to the Cyclops? a. Killed it’s sheep herd b. Get it drunk and blind it c. Kill it d. Burn it Plot 200 According to the story, what people offered Odysseus and his men food that made them drunk? a. The Gods b. The Cicons of Ismarus c. The Trojans d. The Lotus Eaters Plot 300 Odysseus lost 72 men to what group of people he wanted revenge against. a. The Cyclops b. The Cicons of Ismarus c. The Lotus Eaters d. The Trojans Plot 400 Odysseus spent a year with this woman who also turned the men into swine. a. Circes b. Calypso c. Aphrodite d. Hermes Plot 500 King Aeolus gave Odysseus what to help him get home? a. Lotus b. Moly c. Amulet d. Bag of wind Characters 100 Who is Odysseus’s wife? a. Circes b. Calypso c. Penelope d. Athena Characters 200 Which God helps Odysseus? a. Hermes b. Poseidon c. Helios d. Hercules Characters 300 The Cyclops father is ________________. a. Hermes b. Helios c. Zeus d. Poseidon Characters 400 What group of mythic creatures endangered the ship after Odysseus left Circes? a. Cyclops b. Sirens c. Cicons d. Muses Characters 500 Who must Odysseus seek in Hades? a. Charon b. Calypso c. Tiresias d. Helen Myths 100 Where did Odysseus have to go to consult with the blind prophet, Tiresias? a. Troy b. Ithaca c. Imarus d. Hades Myths 200 The cattle the men were not to touch belonged to which God/Goddess? a. Helios b. Hermes c. Poseidon d. Zeus Myths 300 What did Hermes’ Moly protect Odysseus from? a. The Cyclops b. Circes magic c. The Sirens d. The Scylla Myths 400 The whirlpool in the strait was called the _____________. a. Scylla b. Charybdis Myths 500 How many men did Odysseus lose to the Scylla? a. 6 b. 7 c. 8 d. 9 The Iliad (Prequel) 100 How long did the Trojan War Last? a. 10 years b. 5 years c. 2 years d. 1 year The Iliad (Prequel) 200 Odysseus a. Cicona b. Ithaca c. Imarus d. Hades was king of _____________. The Iliad (Prequel) 300 The winners of the war won by hiding inside a __________________. a. Ship b. Wooden Horse c. Basket d. Barrel The Iliad (Prequel) 400 The Trojan War got started when the Trojans kidnapped the Spartan Queen, ___________. a. Circes b. Calypso c. Penelope d. Helen The Iliad (Prequel) 500 Who won the Trojan War? a. The Spartans b. The Trojans Wrong! You mythed it! Try again! Right! Press here to continue your Odyssey! DOUBLE JEOPARDY More Characters Odysseus 600 600 Plot 600 Odds & Ends 600 To Final Jeopardy! 700 700 700 700 800 800 800 800 1000 1000 1000 1000 More Characters 600 Odysseus shot him first. Why not? He was the chief suitor for Penelope. 1. Actovis 2. Antinous 3. Cowherd 4. Swineherd More Characters 700 Come here boy! Sit! Heal! Roll over! This was the dog of Odyseuss. 1. Actovis 2. Antinous 3. Cowherd 4. Argo More Characters 800 Poseidon, Zeus, and Helios worked against Odysseus. She, however made him taller, more muscular and beautiful. 1. Athena 2. Antinous 3. Cowherd 4. Swineherd More Characters 1000 One of two men who left the Archery Contest and helped Odysseus. 1. Actovis 2. Antinous 3. Argo 4. Swineherd Odysseus 600 Odysseus was first recognized by a. Telemachus b. Penelope c. Argo d. Antinous Odysseus 700 Odysseus disguised himself as what? a. A UPS guy b. A suitor c. A trader d. A beggar Odysseus 800 Since the end of the Trojan War, it has taken Odysseus ___________ years to return home. a. 5 b. 10 c. 15 d. 2 Odysseus 1000 Who did Odysseus stay the longest with? a. Circes b. Calypso c. The Cyclops Plot 600 Why did Poseidon work so hard against Odysseus? a. He was the father of the Cyclops b. Because Odysseus ate his cattle c. Because Poseidon loved Penelope d. Because Odysseus loved Circes Plot 700 What brought revenge on Odysseus’ men? a. Killing the Scylla b. Attacking the Cicons c. Going into Hades d. Eating the cattle of Helios Plot 800 Who were the people Odysseus sought revenge against at the start of the Odyssey?? a. The Cyclops b. The Spartans c. The Trojans d. The Cicons Plot 1000 What kind of contest does Penelope have for the suitors? a. Jousting b. Fencing c. Archery d. Watermelon seed spitting Odds and Ends 600 When the Cyclops asked Odysseus his name, he said a. Poseidon b. Frank, the beer guy c. Nobody d. Hermes Odds and Ends 700 What did Circes turn half of Odysseus’ men into? a. Dogs b. Cyclops c. Swine d. Sheep Odds and Ends 800 What did Odysseus’ men do to him when they sailed past the Island of the Sirens? a. Tie him to the mast b. Put earplugs in c. Throw him overboard d. Prayed to Poseidon Odds and Ends 1000 What protected Odysseus from the magic of Circes? a. The bag of wind b. The moly c. The Sirens d. The Scylla YOU’RE ON THE RIGHT ODYSSEY! Click here to go back to the Double Jeopardy Board! Final Jeopardy! Who was Calypso? a. The woman who offered Odysseus immortality. b. The c. woman who turned his men into swine. The woman who told him how to survive the Sirens d. The woman who told him to seek Tiresias advice in Hades.