19 terms

Books 11 and 12

According to Teiresias, who is angry with Oddyseus?
if they touch the sacred cattle of helios
According to Teiresias, what action will result in the destruction of the ship and crew?
men courting his wife
according to teiresias, what will odysseus find when he gets home
one just odysseus
how many men will survive the ride back to ithica
kill them
what will odysseus have to do to the suiters?
he will die old
how does teiresias say odysseus will die?
lull men in with their sons and eat them
what do the sirens do?
plug their ears with wax
how do the men get past the sirens
6 heads, 12 tentacles, 3 rows of teeth, and 6 stomachs
describe scylla
a vortex
describe charybdis
scylla, charybdis
circe advises adysseus to pass by ______ rather than ______
what is the name of the island of the cattle?
how many herds/flocks are there on thrinakia
the crew and ship will be destroyed
what will happen if the cattle are harmed
he is the only one that will survive
what does odysseus keep from the men
encourages them
the men stopped rowing out of fear, what does odysseus do in response
takes 6 of his best men
what does scylla do
what god ruled over the island of the sun
calypsos island
where has odysseus been since the incident with helios before he ended up with king alcinous