5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a wife of Odysseus. Weaves a shroud for Laertes during the day and then unweaves it at night to put off her suiters.
- b Titan, personification of the stream of ocean that circles the disc of earth
- c Beloved of Selene, in some stories he was a shepherd from Asia Minor. Both moon goddesses, Artemis and Selene share versions of the story. In some variants, he and Selene have 50 daughters together. Zeus' granted him eternal sleep and eternal youth.
- d Phoenician princess abducted and carried to Crete by Zeus, who disguised himself in the form of a white bull.
- e Raped by Jupiter (Zeus), who had assumed the form of a swan. She laid two eggs. One hatched Castor and Clytemnestra, and the other Pollux and Helen.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Olympian, rules the oceans, god of horses, earthquakes
- Venus, Olympian, born from sea foam caused by the fall of Uranus' severed genitals, goddess of passion and beauty
- Mars, son of Zeus and Hera, god of war, "hated by the gods" according to Zeus
- Sky god, husband of Gaia, father of the titans, overthrown by his son Cronus
- Temple where the Pythia speaks for Apollo, Sayings: "Know Thyself" and "Nothing in Excess"
5 True/False questions
Theseus → Achilles' mother, a nereiad married to Peleus a mortal King.
Selene → Raped by Jupiter (Zeus), who had assumed the form of a swan. She laid two eggs. One hatched Castor and Clytemnestra, and the other Pollux and Helen.
Hera, Juno → Olympian, wife of Zeus, goddess of marriage, jealous of Zeus many liaisons, mother of Hebe (youthful bloom), Ilithyia (childbirth), Ares, Hephaestus,
Phoebus → Another name for Apollo, god of the sun, supervises the oracle at Delphi
Thetis → slayer of the Minotaur that Minos had kept in the labyrinth. The Minotaur was the offspring of Pasiphae and a bull.