Are you as well-read as a 10th grader? Take our quiz.

Forty-five US states have adopted the Common Core, a set of standards that spell out what US public school students learn in each grade, from kindergarten to graduation. How would you match up? Test yourself on everything from Ovid to Shakespeare to see how familiar you are with the novels, short stories, plays, and poems that are among the titles that today's 9th and 10th graders may be asked to read. 

1. "The Odyssey," by Homer

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"The Odyssey," one of two major Greek epic poems attributed to Homer, tells the story of Greek war hero Odyssseus and his 10-year journey home after the fall of Troy.



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