What does Odysseus do when his men eat the lotus plant that shows the epic hero characteristic of leadership? He forces his men to leave and continue the journey home. He sends his best men to investigate the island. He comes up with a plan to defeat the lotus-eaters. He instructs his men on how to avoid tasting the lotus.
the answer to this is most likely C. he comes up with a plan to defeat the lotus eaters. hope this helps :)