Journey
Plot
Characters
Vocab
Literary Devices

100

The place where Odysseus was born
Ithaca

100

What are traits of the race of the Cyclopes? (other an how they look)
Live in solitude/have no laws & they are not hospitable

100

Turned Odysseus' men into pigs
Circe

100

to take goods by force
plundered

100

A literary device that gives a hint of what will happen in the future
foreshadow

200

On the island of Ismarus, what happens to Odysseus and his men?
They are attacked because they had a feast and drank too much.

200

How many years is Odysseus away from home?
20 years

200

Dead companion of Odysseus that has a request for him
Elpenor

200

calm; pacify
assuage

200

Name the literary device: “Then he dismembered them and made his meal, gaping and crunching like a mountain lion.”

simile

300

Where did men of Odysseus eat a flower that made them want to stay there forever?
Land of the Lotus Eaters

300

All but one of Odysseus' ships are destroyed by whom?
Poseidon

300

Singing sea-nymphs who lure sailors to kill them
Sirens

300

passion; enthusiasm
ardor

300

A literary device that gives inanimate objects human-like characteristics
personification

400

Where Tiresias warned Odysseus not to eat the sacred cattle
Land of the Dead

400

Who all survives at the end of Part 1?
Odysseus

400

God of the underworld
Hades

400

characterized by craftiness or betrayal
insidious

400

figure of speech in which one thing is spoken of as though it were something else
metaphor

500

Where Odysseus tells his story to King Alcinous
Phaecia

500

Where did Odysseus outsmart Polyphemus?
Cyclopes Land

500

Odysseus is telling his story to him
Alcinous

500

brief, violent storm
squall

500

Name the literary device: “But if you raid the beeves, I see destruction for ship and crew.”

foreshadow