5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Deucalion and Pyrrha
- a Son of Prometheus and his wife, who repopulate the world by throwing stones (bones of their mother) over their shoulders as instructed by Themis. The stones he throws become men and the stones she throws become women.
- b Apollo's son Asclepius violated divine law by raising a mortal, Hippolytus, from the dead, so Zeus killed him with Cyclops's thunderbolts.
- c the greatest warrior of the Trojans, defeated by Achilles
- d daughter of the titan Hyperion, goddess of the Moon, most of her attributes and myths were taken over by Artemis
- e Phoenician princess abducted and carried to Crete by Zeus, who disguised himself in the form of a white bull.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- talented weaver challenged by Athena to a contest. After the contest, Arachne hanged herself and, in remorse, Athena changed her into a spider
- According to Orphism, Phanes is the firstborn of the gods, the "creator of everything" who hatches from the egg made (laid?) by Chronus (time).
- slayer of the Minotaur that Minos had kept in the labyrinth. The Minotaur was the offspring of Pasiphae and a bull.
- Greek, wrote "Theogony" and "Works and Days"
- Greek, wrote the Illiad and The Odyssey
5 True/False Questions
Antaeus → son of Aphrodite and Anchises, founder of the Roman nation
Sophocles's Antigone → Olympian, rules the oceans, god of horses, earthquakes
Adonis → a hunter beloved by Aphrodite, he was killed by a boar. Aphrodite caused the anemone to grow from his blood
Ares → Mars, son of Zeus and Hera, god of war, "hated by the gods" according to Zeus
Gaia Ge → Mars, son of Zeus and Hera, god of war, "hated by the gods" according to Zeus