The Odyssey Book 18 Quiz

A stranger has arrived at Odysseus's home and challenges the disguised king. Meanwhile, Athene has bewitched Penelope, which enchants the greedy suitors. Be sure you recall what happens in this fast-paced section by taking this quiz over Book 18 of The Odyssey from eNotes.

  1. True or False: Penelope extracts as many presents as possible from the suitors

  2. Odysseus claims he can best Eurymachus at what challenge?

  3. What does Athene do for Penelope?

  4. Who suggests a fight between Iros and Odysseus?

  5. With what does the beggar Iros threaten Odysseus?

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