The Underworld


  1. What favor does Elpenor ask Odysseus to perform when he returns to Circe's island?
  2. Teiresias warns Odysseus and his men not to hurt something that belongs to Helios, the Sun God. What is it that they are forbidden to hurt?
  3. What does Odysseus ask his dead mother about?
  4. What happens when Odysseus tries to embrace his mother?
  5. How did Agamemnon meet his death?
  6. What does Agamemnon think about women?
  7. What advice does Agamemnon give Odysseus about his own homecoming?
  8. What does Achilles think about being in Hades? Where would he rather be?
  9. What information does Achilles ask of Odysseus?

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