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The Cyclops shows that he has no fear of Zeus by _____.

A) calling Odysseus a ninny
B) asking where Odysseus's ship is
C) invoking the name of Poseidon
D) eating six of Odysseus's men

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  1. Which of the following choices best describes the language used in the extended simile comparing Odysseus to a musician as he strings the bow (lines 142-151, shown below)?

    "But the man skilled in all ways of contending,

    satisfied by the great bow's look and heft,

    like a musician, like a harper, when

    with quiet hand upon his instrument

    he draws between his thumb and forefinger

    a sweet new string upon a peg: so effortlessly

    Odysseus in one motion strung the bow.

    Then slid his right hand down the cord and plucked it,

    so the taut gut vibrating hummed and sang

    a swallow's note.

    A) Harsh and strident

    B) Rhythmic and fast

    C) Flowing and harmonious

    D) Resounding and celebratory***

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  2. https://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1515096366

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  3. https://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1515095680

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  4. Its A and C i think

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