5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Castor and Pollux
- a the 3 headed dog who guards the gate of Hades, one of the 12 labors of Hercules was to abduct Cerberus
- b Venus, Olympian, born from sea foam caused by the fall of Uranus' severed genitals, goddess of passion and beauty
- c sons of Zeus and Leda, sailed with Jason in his quest for the Golden Fleece. They were worshiped as gods, and became the constellations Gemini.
- d Beloved of Eos, Dawn. He was a member of the Trojan royal house. She requested that Zeus make him immortal but neglected to ask that he be eternally youthful. He eventually aged, withered, and finally turned into a grasshopper.
- e Daughter of Zeus and Metis, born from his head after he swallowed her mother
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Apollo's son Asclepius violated divine law by raising a mortal, Hippolytus, from the dead, so Zeus killed him with Cyclops's thunderbolts.
- Olympian, goddess of the hearth
- Temple where the Pythia speaks for Apollo, Sayings: "Know Thyself" and "Nothing in Excess"
- Greek, wrote "Theogony" and "Works and Days"
- The prophetess who accompanies Aeneas into the underworld in the Aenead.
5 True/False Questions
Uranus → Titan, personification of the stream of ocean that circles the disc of earth
Gaia Ge → talented weaver challenged by Athena to a contest. After the contest, Arachne hanged herself and, in remorse, Athena changed her into a spider
Phoebus → Another name for Apollo, god of the sun, supervises the oracle at Delphi
Ovid → Roman, wrote Metamorphosis
Chimera → Greek, wrote the Illiad and The Odyssey