The Adventures of Ulysses Mega Bundle - Quizzes, Test, Keys & Review Game

The Adventures of Ulysses Mega Bundle - Quizzes, Test, Keys & Review Game
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This bundle includes several editable materials designed to measure reading comprehension and hold students accountable for the assigned reading of The Adventures of Ulysses by Bernard Evslin. Continue reading for more details on the materials contained herein.

ADVENTURES OF ULYSSES QUIZ BUNDLE (SET OF 7)
This file contains 7 quizzes that measure comprehension and hold students accountable for assigned reading. Respective answer keys are also included. The format is primarily multiple choice, though two assessments are in short answer format. Quizzes break down as follows:

Part 1 Quiz:

This quiz measures reading comprehension of The Adventures of Ulysses by Bernard Evslin. It features 11 multiple choice questions and includes an answer key. Questions pertain to the following important details in the novel's prologue through the chapter titled "Lotus Eaters":

♦ A bribe (inciting incident)
♦ An oath agreed to by Helen's suitors
♦ The Trojan War
♦ The wooden horse
♦ An attack on the Island of the Ciconians
♦ Ulysses' efforts to save his men from subsequent attack
♦ The tossing away of treasures
♦ Morpheus
♦ A characterization of the Lotus Eaters
♦ Ulysses' efforts to remove his men from the influence of Lotusland

Part 2 Quiz:

This quiz measures reading comprehension of The Adventures of Ulysses by Bernard Evslin. It features 12 short answer questions and an answer key. Questions pertain to the following important details in the chapters titled "The Cyclops' Cave" through "Cannibal Beach":

♦ The dangers of Polyphemus
♦ Ulysses efforts to save himself and his men
♦ The eventual escape
♦ A flaw in Ulysses' character
♦ Polyphemus's plea to his father
♦ Aeolus and a gift
♦ Another mistake Ulysses makes before arriving home
♦ Aeolus's response to Ulysses' mistake
♦ Incidents on Cannibal Beach

Part 3 Quiz

This quiz measures reading comprehension of The Adventures of Ulysses by Bernard Evslin. It features 11 multiple choice questions and includes an answer key. Questions pertain to the following important details in the chapter titled "Circe":

♦ A surprising discovery on the island
♦ Circe's background
♦ Circe's powers
♦ Ulysses' unexpected help from a Greek god
♦ Ulysses and Circe's arrangement
♦ The men's general feelings toward remaining on the island
♦ Circe's offer to Ulysses, which is refused
♦ A revelation concerning the Land of the Dead
♦ Ulysses' decision to leave the island

Part 4 Quiz:

This quiz measures reading comprehension of The Adventures of Ulysses by Bernard Evslin. It features 12 multiple choice questions and includes an answer key. Questions pertain to the following important details in the chapters titled "Land of the Dead" through "Scylla and Charybdis":

♦ The death of Elpenor
♦ The importance of the white bird
♦ The sacrificing of goats
♦ The appearance of ghosts
♦ Ulysses' new-found knowledge of what has transpired at home
♦ Strategies Ulysses must employ to successfully return home
♦ Protection against the Sirens
♦ Scylla and Charybdis
♦ The Isle of the Sun Titan

Part 5 Quiz:

This quiz measures reading comprehension of The Adventures of Ulysses by Bernard Evslin. It includes 12 short answer questions on the plot between pages 96-123. An answer key is included. Questions pertain to the following important details:

♦ A warning not to harm the golden cattle
♦ 30 days and nights of wind
♦ Efforts to scrounge for food
♦ Eurylochus and his lie to Ulysses
♦ Ulysses means of survival
♦ Calypso's magic
♦ Calypso's comments about Penelope
♦ Penelope's weaving and her attempts to delay a major decision
♦ Hermes' arrival and its foreshadowing
♦ Calypso's sadness

Part 6 Quiz:

This quiz measures reading comprehension of The Adventures of Ulysses by Bernard Evslin. It features 12 multiple choice questions and includes an answer key. Questions pertain to the following important details in the chapters titled "Ino's Veil" through "Nausicaa":

♦ Calypso's help
♦ Poseidon's anger at Ulysses
♦ The characterization of Ino
♦ The characterization of Nausicaa
♦ Nausicaa's dream
♦ Nausicaa's encounter with Ulysses
♦ The oracle's warning
♦ The men's conspiracy against Ulysses
♦ Nausicaa's trick
♦ King Alcinous's generosity

Part 7 Quiz:

This quiz measures reading comprehension of The Adventures of Ulysses by Bernard Evslin. It features 12 multiple choice questions and an answer key. Questions pertain to the following important details in the chapter titled "The Return":

♦ Ulysses' return to Ithaca
♦ Eumaeus' loyalty
♦ Ulysses' new-found knowledge upon returning home
♦ The suitors vs. Telemachus
♦ The concealing of an identity
♦ Argo's reaction to Ulysses' return
♦ The antagonistic nature of Eurymachus
♦ An archery contest
♦ Penelope's agreement to marry the victor
♦ Bloody conflict
♦ The resolution

ADVENTURES OF ULYSSES SUMMATIVE TEST & KEY
This summative assessment measures reading comprehension and assesses analysis of key characters, plot points, and themes contained within The Adventures of Ulysses by Bernard Evslin. This zip file contains both a student copy of the test and an answer key.

This test addresses the following:

Character Identification.
Multiple Choice. Approx. 40 questions.

Questions pertain to the following:
♦ Athena's aid along the journey
♦ Ulysses brilliant trick
♦ Achilles' warrior status and weakness
♦ Menelaus's call to arms
♦ Poseidon's relationship to Polyphemus
♦ The faithful wife of Ulysses
♦ Helen's reputation
♦ The enormous whirlpool
♦ Paris's judgment
♦ A faithful, old dog
♦ A loyal swineherd
♦ Circe's peculiar abilities
♦ Hyperion's background
♦ Morpheus and the lotus flowers
♦ Helen's suitors
♦ Aeolus' efforts to help Ulysses
♦ Hermes' role in Ulysses' journey
♦ The gullibility of Polyphemus
♦ A blind prophet
♦ The peculiar talents of the sirens
♦ Eurycleia's discovery
♦ Telemachus
♦ Alcinous's assistance
♦ Nausicaa's revelation
♦ Poseidon's ire
♦ The winner of a contest
♦ A character's disguise
♦ And more

True/False.
Approx. 16 questions

Questions pertain to the following:
♦ The incident on the Isle of the Ciconians
♦ The blind seer's prophecy
♦ The suitors' feelings toward and plans involving Telemachus
♦ The mysterious beggar's plan
The Odyssey written as a poem
♦ Ulysses' status as an unconventional hero
♦ The prevalence of epics
♦ Ulysses' motivation(s) to fight in the Trojan War
♦ Nausicaa's treatment of a stranger
♦ The historical link to events in The Odyssey
The Odyssey as a quintessential journey story
♦ The incident with the giant cannibal
♦ And more

Plot Recall.
Multiple Choice. Approx. 8 questions.

Questions pertain to the following:
♦ The trip to Tartarus
♦ The incident involving Polyphemus
♦ Penelope's plan
♦ The bag of winds
♦ The death of Elpenor

Short Answer.
Approx. 6 questions.

Questions pertain to the following:
♦ Poseidon's ire
♦ Ulysses' intellect
♦ A mistake involving the Isle of the Sun God
♦ The trick that turned the tides in the Trojan War
♦ The mysterious beggar's insult to Penelope's suitors
♦ How history was documented and shared in the past

Essay.
Two questions.

Questions pertain to the following:
♦ The sharing of epic tales/mythological stories.
♦ Ulysses' ability to learn from his mistakes (support with evidence).

ADVENTURES OF ULYSSES JEOPARDY-STYLE REVIEW GAME
Categories include Historical Background, Literary Terms, Key Plot Points, Antagonists, Other Characters.

Power Point format.
Total Pages
20+
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