CALL TO ADVENTURE- Odysseus is asked to go to Troy to fight, but the war lasts ten years. Odysseus creates a plan (wooden horse) to help the Trojans win the war. Odysseus sets sail with his men to Ithaca.
MENTORS/HELPERS- Zeus (creates good weather for Odysseus), Athena (Changes Odysseus into a begger so he can enter his kingdom), Circe (Gives Odysseus food for his Journey), Ino/Leucothia (Gives Odysseus a scarf to prevent pain and death)
TESTS/ENEMIES- Scylla (Tries to kill Odysseus and his men), Charybdis (Tries to kill Odysseus amd his men), Poseidon (Gives Odysseus bad ocean conditions.), Zeus (Creates bad weather for Odysseus), Polyphemus (Traps them in his cave and eats 2 of Odysseus's men)