"I drove the broken horn straight into his side, right up under his furry rib cage." pg 55 this explains how Percy defeated the Minotaur
Chapter 6 Character vs Self
"I had this accident with a Revolutionary War cannon. I wasn't aiming for the school bus, but of course I got expelled anyway." Pg 2 This explains how he had problems on field trip.
Chapter 4 Character vs Technology
"I recognized this monster, all right. He had been in one of the first stories Mr. Brunner told us. But he couldn't be real." pg 50 This explains how Percy keeps thinking that those monsters couldn't be real
Chapter 1 Character vs Nature
"None of what happened was Grover's fault.I also felt really, really guilty. If I hadn't given Grover the slip at the bus station, he might not have gotten in trouble." pg 77. His blaming himself for getting Grover in trouble
"There was a blinding flash, a jaw-rattling boom!, and our car exploded." pg 47 This says how car exploded and how it slowed Percy down because of the explosion.
" but the next thing I knew, Nancy was sitting on her butt in the fountain, screaming, "Percy pushed me!"pg 9 This tells how Nancy splashed into the fountain and Percy didn't realized she was in the fountain.