5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Hyperion, Helios
- Heiros gamos
- a Greek & Roman goddess of retribution, who punished the sin of hubris, or pride (presumption against the gods)
- b A Greek phrase that describes the archetypal sacred marriage between the Sky god and the Earth goddess that creates the universe.
- c Titan, personification of the Sun, most of his attributes and myths were taken over by Apollo. Three children: Phaeton, Selene & Eos (Aurora, Dawn)
- d Daughter of Minos, wife of Theseus, Aphrodite caused her to fall in love with her stepson Hippolytus.
- e After trials imposed by the Venus, she was wed to Venus' son Cupid and translated to heaven as an immortal.
5 Multiple choice questions
- friend of Achilles who dies in the Iliad.
- the 9 daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne who inspire artists: Clio, Euterpe, Thalia, Melpomene, Terpsichore, Polyhymnia, Urania, Calliope, Erato
- According to Orphism, Phanes is the firstborn of the gods, the "creator of everything" who hatches from the egg made (laid?) by Chronus (time).
- Temple where the Pythia speaks for Apollo, Sayings: "Know Thyself" and "Nothing in Excess"
- A giant with 100 eyes who watches over Io for Hera, also the name of Odysseus' dog
5 True/False questions
Helen of Troy → Olympian, wife of Zeus, goddess of marriage, jealous of Zeus many liaisons, mother of Hebe (youthful bloom), Ilithyia (childbirth), Ares, Hephaestus,
Agamemnon → King of Mycaenae, leader of the Greek armies of against Troy, killed by his wife Clytemnestra
Sophocles's Antigone → Aeneas recounts his adventures in a feast at Carthage. He tells of the fall of his native Troy and of how he fled from the city, and eventually established Rome.
Poseidon, Neptune → Olympian, goddess of the hearth
Chimera → Greek, wrote the Illiad and The Odyssey