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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Poseidon, Neptune
  2. Theseus
  3. Gaia Ge
  4. Hestia, Vesta
  5. Pandora
  1. a slayer of the Minotaur that Minos had kept in the labyrinth. The Minotaur was the offspring of Pasiphae and a bull.
  2. b Olympian, rules the oceans, god of horses, earthquakes
  3. c "all gifts" woman created by Zeus as a punishment to mankind because of Prometheus' treachery in stealing fire for man. Hesiod says she has the face of a goddess and mind of a bitch.
  4. d Earth, Mother of the titans
  5. e Olympian, goddess of the hearth

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. According to Orphism, Phanes is the firstborn of the gods, the "creator of everything" who hatches from the egg made (laid?) by Chronus (time).
  2. Avenging spirits born from the drops of blood from Uranus'severed genitals that fell on the Earth
  3. King of Mycaenae, leader of the Greek armies of against Troy, killed by his wife Clytemnestra
  4. Pluto, Olympian, rules the underworld, god of wealth, mining, minerals
  5. daughter of Cepheus and Cassiopea, wife of Perseus

5 True/False questions

  1. Odysseusslayer of the Minotaur that Minos had kept in the labyrinth. The Minotaur was the offspring of Pasiphae and a bull.

          

  2. Virgil's AeneidDaughter of Oedipus, she was put to death by Creon for burying her brother against Creon's wishes.

          

  3. TelemachusTrojan war: brother of Agamemnon, husband of Helen

          

  4. Oracle of DelphiTemple where the Pythia speaks for Apollo, Sayings: "Know Thyself" and "Nothing in Excess"

          

  5. UranusSky god, husband of Gaia, father of the titans, overthrown by his son Cronus