" The bull-man staggered around, trying to shake me. I locked my arms around his horns to keep from being thrown. Thunder and lightning were still going strong." (p.54) Percy and the Minotaur were fighting and Percy won.
Ch. 6 Character vs. Technology
" Finally, I made a silent plea. Whoever you are, tell me. Please." (p.105) Percy really wanted to know who his dad is but he doesn't and he fights with himself in his head.
Ch. 4 Character vs. Nature
"By the time I looked up, the sign was already fading, but I could still make out the hologram of green light, spinning and gleaming. A three-tipped spear: a trident." (p.126) Poseidon sent a sigh that Percy was his son and everyone bowed to Percy.
Ch. 1 Character vs. Character
"I felt a tug in the pit of my stomach. I heard the plumbing rumble, the pipes shudder. Clarisse's grip on my hair loosened. Water shot out of the toilet, making an arc straight over my head, and the next thing I knew, I was sprawled on the bathroom tiles with Clarisse screaming behind me." (p.91) The pipes in the toilet spryed water at Clarisse.
There was a blinding flash, a jaw-rattling boom!, and our car exploded." (p.47) 'During a thunder storm their car was struck by lightning
I don't remeber touching her, but the next thing I knew, Nancy was sitting on her butt in the fountain screaming, " Percy pushed me!" (p.9) Percy pushed Nancy into the fountain when he got very mad at her for throwing food.