What is the meaning of hospitality? Can man stand a chance against the forces of nature? Is it possible to be compassionate and brutal at the same time? Ponder these questions and many other questions as you use this Questions for the Thinker Ebook Study Guide© to accompany Odysseus on his fantastic trip home from Troy.
This Question for the Thinker Odyssey Study Guide uses the Socratic method of a question and answer format to guide the high school student through this classical work. After a brief introduction about the author and the work, in the first half of the book questions are provided to help the student understand the text. The second half of the book has the answers to the questions.
At the end of many of the chapters are Questions for Further Thought™ which help the student think beyond the text. Many of the questions are designed to help the student either apply the lessons learned or to think about how his beliefs contrast with those presented. There are also Vocabulary Words to Know to help expand the student's vocabulary.