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Vocabulary!
Who's the Goddess?

100

King of the Gods
Who is Zeus?

100

Define an epic.
What is a long narrative poem?

100

This monster is known for his eye.
What is Cyclops?

100

This word means to take by force.
What is plunder?

100

She's the goddess of love.
Who is Aphrodite?

200

The Messenger God
Who is Hermes?

200

The Odyssey is an example of this.
What is an epic poem?

200

This monster is a giant whirlpool. Watch out!
What is Charybdis?

200

This word means to calm or pacify.
What is Assuage?

200

She is the goddess of the moon.
Who is Artemis?

300

God of music and doctors.
Who is Apollo?

300

Odysseus is an example of one.
What is an Epic Hero?

300

This monster has six heads.
What is Scylla?

300

This word means characterized by cunning or betrayal.
What is insidious?

300

She is the goddess of the hearth and home.
Who is Hestia?

400

God of the Sun.
Who is Helios?

400

He is the accepted composer of The Odyssey.
Who is Homer?

400

This monster was cursed by Aphrodite to turn those who look at her into stone.
Who is Medusa?

400

This word means to finish quickly.
What is dispatch?

400

She is the goddess of the Earth and mother of Persephone.
Who is Demeter?

500

God of Wine and Merrymaking
Who is Dionysus?

500

These are the characteristics of an epic poem.
What is 1) Begins in media res (in the middle of) 2) Begins with an invocation to the muse. 3) The hero is important and well-respected. 4) He goes on a journey to find something that is important to him or his people. 5) There is divine intervention by the gods. 6) The hero journeys to the underworld or experiences a symbolic death.

500

This is the name of the Cyclops.
What is Polyphemus?

500

This word means deprived.
What is bereft?

500

She is the goddess of war and wisdom.
Who is Athena?