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all of the following are zeus's children except for: athena, Hercules, cronus, ares


In the story of Cupid and Psyche, the oracle said

psyche should stand on a hill and her husband would come to her and make her his wife

According to Greek myth, when it is winter

Persephone is in the underworld

Which of the following is NOT part of the Greek creation stories?Epimetheus and Prometheus were chosen to create man; the gods made man in various forms, including gold and brass; after Zeus created a flood, the survivors threw stones that turned into humans; Zeus created Pandora as a punishment)


Apollo's twin sister who protects youth is


Hercules considered himself equal to the gods because

they needed his help to defeat the giants

Odysseus is prevent from returning home because

Poseidon is mad at him for wounding his son.

The reason for Hercules' labors was

he killed his family in a fit of madness

Hercules was considered by many to be Greece's greatest hero, yet he spent much of his time

repenting for one unfortunate deed after another.

Odysseus' wife managed to keep her suitors away by

weaving and then undoing her work

Because of Zeus, she released evils upon mankind; only hope is left in her box


He stole fire and gave it to mankind; his liver is eaten by birds daily


Her cloak gets torn by a lion near a mulberry tree


She betrays her father and homeland to help her lover perform 3 tasks


He fell in love with his own lovely, but non-human creation


He is a beautiful young lover; he is killed when he is gored by a boar

Adonis, beautiful man spent year with aphrodite and persephone

He is accidentally killed by a discus

Hyacinth apollo's friend

She is kidnapped and later eats pomegranate seeds


Her father turns her into a laurel tree because Apollo chased her


This river leads to the underworld and is maintained by Charon


He killed two snakes that were sent by Hera


She is the goddess of the harvest


When she looks upon her beautiful husband, he leaves her


He fell in love with his own reflection


He is the god of commerce; he delivers messages for Zeus


She is the goddess of the moon and hunting


Zeus' wife who is known for her jealousy


He is the god of the underworld


She is the goddess of hearth adn home and is sister to Zeus


When sailors tried to tie him up, the ropes would not stay fastened


Zeus appeared to her as a bull and then took her to Crete


He is associated with the laurel tree and he provided music for the gods


Odysseus and his en were trapped in this Cyclop's cave


After he was saved by a ram, he gave the golden fleece to King Aetes


She is the goddess of love and beauty; her son is Cupid


Hercules is known for his incedible strength and intelligence

false, he is not intelligent

one of the tasks jason had to complete was to defeat an army that grew from dragon's teeth


hera gave io to argus so he could watch her with his 100 eyes

true, io was a woman who did not want zeus but was turned into an ox and was an ancestor of Hercules

Hera punished echo because she thought zeus was in love with her

false, she punished her because she had distracted hera while zeus was cheating on her

hercules is the only god with one mortal parent

false, at least dionysus

the sirens turned some of odysseus's men into swine

false, they were unharmed and circe did that

the hydra was one of the creatures that odysseus encountered during his voyage

false, this was the second labor of hercules

hera is the sister of zeus


heaven and earth were the first parents


the 12 olympians were also known as the titans


twelve labors of hercules:

1.Slay the Nemean Lion.
2.Slay the nine-headed Lernaean Hydra.
3.Capture the Golden Hind of Artemis.
4.Capture the Erymanthian Boar.
5.Clean the Augean stables in a single day.
6.Slay the Stymphalian Birds.
7.Capture the Cretan Bull.
8.Steal the Mares of Diomedes.
9.Obtain the girdle of Hippolyta, Queen of the Amazons.
10.Obtain the cattle of the monster Geryon.
11.Steal the apples of the Hesperides.
12.Capture and bring back Cerberus.

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