Aphrodite Quiz: Everything You Have Ever Known

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APHRODITE was the Olympian goddess of love, beauty, pleasure, and procreation. She was depicted as a beautiful woman often accompanied by the winged godling Eros (Love). Her attributes included a dove, apple, scallop shell, and mirror. How much do you know about Aphrodite? Why not take this quiz to test everything that you have known.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Whose death caused Aphrodite's birth?
    • A. 

      Zeus

    • B. 

      Poseidon

    • C. 

      Uranus

    • D. 

      Apollos

  • 2. 
    Which of these was Aphrodite scared of?
    • A. 

      Spiders

    • B. 

      Insects

    • C. 

      Ares

    • D. 

      All of them

  • 3. 
    Who is Aphrodite's son? 
    • A. 

      Eros

    • B. 

      Hermaphroditus

    • C. 

      All of the above

    • D. 

      Aeneas

  • 4. 
    What did Aphrodite offer Paris as a reward if he picked her?
    • A. 

      A bucket full of gold

    • B. 

      The love of the most beautiful woman in the world

    • C. 

      To become king of Troy

    • D. 

      To become an immortal god

  • 5. 
    According to the 'Iliad', which mortal wounds Aphrodite on the battlefield?
    • A. 

      Hector

    • B. 

      Odysseus

    • C. 

      Achilles

    • D. 

      Diomedes

  • 6. 
    The leader of the gods, Zeus, wanted Aphrodite to marry someone good and gentle. Who married Aphrodite?
    • A. 

      Poseidon, the god of the ocean

    • B. 

      Hephaestus, the god of blacksmithing

    • C. 

      Chronos, the god of time

    • D. 

      Ares, the god of war

  • 7. 
    Who once became annoyed with Aphrodite for causing deities to fall in love with mortals?
    • A. 

      Hera

    • B. 

      Ares

    • C. 

      Paris

    • D. 

      Zeus

  • 8. 
    In which play of Euridipes does Aphrodite appear in the beginning, initiating her revenge on a mortal who did not worship her?
    • A. 

      Electra

    • B. 

      Alcestis

    • C. 

      Heracles

    • D. 

      Hippolytus

  • 9. 
    Who brought the golden apple that caused discord between Aphrodite, Hera, and Athena
    • A. 

      Eris

    • B. 

      Artemis

    • C. 

      Athena 

    • D. 

      Hernis

  • 10. 
    Who handled the case between the three goddesses?
    • A. 

      Zeus

    • B. 

      Paris, a Trojan Prince

    • C. 

      Paris of Cyprus

    • D. 

      Ares

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