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The blind poet Homer is credited with producing two of the great epic poems from ancient Greece. 'The Iliad' relates the events during part of the Trojan War, while 'The Odyssey' recounts the adventures of Odysseus as he returns home to Ithaca following the end of the war.   

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trivia quiz  The Trojan War and the Journey of Odysseus: Quiz 2 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Highlander99, Nov 03 07

This is the second and final quiz on "The Iliad" and "The Odyssey" written by the blind poet, Homer. Enjoy!
Average
Highlander99
Nov 03 07
1446 plays
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trivia quiz  The Iliad: The Sons of Priam cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, keithkomodo, Feb 21 09

In "The Iliad, Book III", it states that King Priam's palace has fifty bedchambers for his sons. In the book, fewer than fifty appear, but many do, some famous, some obscure. Here is their story.
Tough
keithkomodo
Feb 21 09
357 plays
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trivia quiz  The Trojan War and the Journey of Odysseus: Quiz 1 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Highlander99, Aug 23 07

This quiz will test your knowledge on "The Iliad" and "The Odyssey" written by the famous and blind poet, Homer. Enjoy! (Oh, and after you finish, try part 2 of my quiz!)
Average
Highlander99
Aug 23 07
2049 plays
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trivia quiz  The Heroes of Homer's 'Iliad' cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, Gimpess, Dec 11 04

Identify the heroes of Homer's 'Iliad' from the clues given. A mixture of Achaean and Trojan heroes are included. Good Luck!
Average
Gimpess
Dec 11 04
1866 plays
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trivia quiz  Trivia in Troy 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, DiogenesBarrel, Dec 19 15

Sail with the Greeks to Homer's Troy! Questions based on the 'Iliad' and the characters from it. Not too difficult (hopefully!)
Difficult
DiogenesBarrel
Dec 19 15
186 plays
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trivia quiz  A Prayer to the Immortals 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, tigasrule, Oct 09 15

Let us examine religious rituals and the role of the gods in "The Iliad" and "The Odyssey".
Tough
tigasrule
Oct 09 15
144 plays
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trivia quiz  Odysseus and the Odyssey 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, pathetictoo, Sep 21 08

What a long trip home; I guess he should have had a map. I hope you enjoy the quiz. I learned a great deal about Odysseus through this process.
Easy
pathetictoo
Sep 21 08
1680 plays
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trivia quiz  The Gods in "The Iliad" 25 questions
Tough, 25 Qns, leading_lady, Mar 30 04

Welcome to my "Iliad" quiz! Each question is based on that respective book of "The Iliad" and the last question is a general one. Thank you for playing my quiz, I look forward to receiving responses. This quiz is based on the translation by E.V. Rieu.
Tough
leading_lady
Mar 30 04
1458 plays
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trivia quiz  The Iliad, Part I 25 questions
Tough, 25 Qns, Bernstein, Mar 24 04

"The Iliad" by Homer, while it does not display an abundance of sea monsters to rival its continuation, instead tells the story of the first part of the Trojan War, up to the burial of Hector.
Tough
Bernstein
Mar 24 04
1776 plays
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trivia quiz  Homer: 'The Odyssey' 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, silver_ego, Sep 15 03

A nice easy quiz on Homer's 'The Odyssey'.
Average
silver_ego
Sep 15 03
3837 plays
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trivia quiz  Honors English I with Coach Dice: 'The Odyssey' 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, queeslavida, Aug 09 07

Hi and welcome to Honors English I with Coach Dice. In this quiz, we will be covering Coach Dice's entire curriculum for Homer's "The Odyssey." (The 'quiz teacher' is not a real teacher as far as I know.)
Average
queeslavida
Aug 09 07
762 plays
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trivia quiz  Homer: 'The Odyssey' 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, BeXx146, Oct 25 07

Just a little quiz about 'The Odyssey' by Homer, enjoy!
Difficult
BeXx146
Oct 25 07
1185 plays
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trivia quiz  Odysseus Returns! 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, charlemagne, Dec 17 00

Second part of Odyssey quiz.
Average
charlemagne
Dec 17 00
3081 plays
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trivia quiz  The Odyssey 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, qbbman, Feb 15 08

"The Odyssey" is a thrilling and tragic tale of Odysseus. It's a very tough yet enjoyable book. Enjoy.
Difficult
qbbman
Feb 15 08
1326 plays
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trivia quiz  The Odyssey Quiz 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, hyperboi32, Nov 23 03

I have just finished reading the whole book of "The Odyssey" and have taken a REALLY HARD test on the book. I have learned a lot on the book because my English teacher is very good at teaching it! I hope you enjoy my first quiz!
Average
hyperboi32
Nov 23 03
3327 plays
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trivia quiz  Homer's Iliad 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, JCSon, Aug 15 01

This quiz is based on the Iliad of Homer using the Richmond Lattimore translation text. NOTE: All spellings of Greek names were based on this translation.
Difficult
JCSon gold member
Aug 15 01
1446 plays
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trivia quiz  "The Odyssey" the quiz 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, legolas0107, Oct 10 03

This quiz is in Jeopardy format. "The Odyssey" is a great book written by Homer. Take my quiz and see how much you can remember. My questions were taken from the Penguin Books version.
Average
legolas0107
Oct 10 03
3672 plays
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trivia quiz  Homer's Iliad II 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, JCSon, Aug 17 01

This quiz based on the Richmond Lattimore verse translation of the Iliad of Homer. All spelling is based on this translation.
Difficult
JCSon gold member
Aug 17 01
885 plays
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trivia quiz  People and Places in The Odyssey 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ExLeper, Feb 27 04

How well do you know your Homeric poetry? If you're like me, not well at all.
Average
ExLeper
Feb 27 04
1770 plays
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trivia quiz  The Iliad and Odyssey 15 questions
Very Difficult, 15 Qns, andromache, Oct 25 00

This is a challenging quiz to test your knowledge about Homer's Iliad and Odyssey, A lot of obscure names and facts -- good luck!
Very Difficult
andromache
Oct 25 00
1794 plays
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