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The Odyssey

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The Odyssey

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Who is the father of Odysseus

What did Penelope take from the wooers

Who does the real beggar Irus want to fight in the book Odyessey

How did Odysseus kill Antinous

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Q: When were The Iliad and the Odyssey written down?
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After The Iliad and the Odyssey were written down they became?

b.


What event happened in 850 b.c.?

THe Iliad and the Odyssey were written down.


That The Iliad was improvised orally and not written down is shown by?

The "Iliad" was improvised orally and not written down is shown by Homer's use of repeated metric formulas. Besides the Iliad, Homer also wrote the "Odyssey."


Where were The Iliad and The Odyssey written?

The Iliad and the Odyssey were written in Ancient Greece, around the 8th century BC.


Homers Iliad and Odyssey were?

Homer's Iliad and Odyssey were epic poems with the Iliad being the first written between the two.


The Iliad and The Odyssey were written by?

Homer


Who believed to have written The Odyssey?

The Greek writer Homer is said to have written both the Iliad and the Odyssey, which is a series.


Story of Iliad and Odyssey?

"The Iliad" and "The Odyssey" are two separate books by Homer about the Trojan War. They are said to be the oldest written books in history.


When did Homer write The Odyssey and The Iliad?

The Odyssey and the Iliac were written at about 800B.C.


Who was author of Iliad and The Odyssey?

Homer Told the stories of the Iliad and the Odyssey. Homer was a blind poet, most people think he had someone write them down as he told them.


How were The Iliad and The Odyssey originally communicated to their audience?

Until they were written down, they were passed on by storytellers for many generations. The Illiad and Odyssey was originally a very, very long poem written by the Greek poet, Homer.


The Greek epic poem written by Homer?

the iliad and the odyssey


What is the name of the poet who wrote The Iliad and the odyssey?

They were written by Homer.


Which is longer the Iliad or the Odyssey?

the odyssey


What was more popular The Iliad or The Odyssey?

The Odyssey is more popular than the Iliad. The Odyssey was probably written by Homer in his later years, thus was more refined than his earlier work. Moreover, the Iliad deals with battles and war, a harsher subject. The Odyssey, in comparison, deals with a fantastical adventure with monsters and gods.


Was Zeus in The Iliad or The Odyssey?

Yes, Zeus was in both the Iliad and the Odyssey.


Which work of literature by Homer was written first-The Iliad or the Odyssey?

The Iliad came first but it wasn't 'written' as a work of literature it was composed as an epic poem to be recited in the oral tradition


How does the Odyssey continue the story of the Iliad?

The Odyssey continues the story of the Iliad by telling that Odysseus is one of the Greek heroes of the Iliad.


How long after the Trojan war was Homer's Iliad Odyssey written?

If the Trojan War occurred around 1250 BCE (BC) and Homer composed the Iliad and The Odyssey around 800 BCE, that makes 450 years, and the Greeks did not develop writing until around 500 BCE when it was finally written down.


Iliad and odyssey connected?

The Odyssey is the sequel to the Iliad following Odysseus journey home.


How are The Iliad and The Odyssey connected?

The Odyssey is the sequel to the Iliad but it is following Odyssesus's adventures home.


What is a poem by Homer?

The Odyssey and The Iliad (they were both originally written as epic poems.)


When were The Odyssey and Iliad composed?

The Odyssey and the Iliad are believed to have been composed around 800 BC, with the Iliad being composed first.


How was The Odyssey was created?

It was written by a blind poet named Homer. Homer is also known to be the author of The Iliad. The Odyssey is the continuation of the Iliad and is about the journeys of Odysseus, a Trojan War hero, back home to Ithaca


What event are The Iliad and The Odyssey based on?

The Iliad and Odyssey are based on the siege of Troy and the resultant events.