How Much Do You Know About Magical Species?

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How Much Do You Know About Magical Species? - Quiz

Did you know that magical species are mythological creatures that are part human or resemble humans through appearance or character? They are also known as mythological humanoids. They are legendary creatures from fictions. What is (are) your favourite magical specie(s)? How much do you know about them?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    A female human above the waist, deer below creature is known as ....

    • A.

      Deer Woman

    • B.

      Peryton

    • C.

      Gilled Antelope

    • D.

      Goldhorn

    Correct Answer
    A. Deer Woman
    Explanation
    A female human above the waist and deer below is commonly referred to as a "Deer Woman". This mythical creature is often depicted as having the upper body of a woman and the lower body of a deer. The term "Deer Woman" is used to describe this specific hybrid form, emphasizing the combination of human and deer characteristics.

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  • 2. 

    Which creature is a man with moth wings and features?

    • A.

      Anansi

    • B.

      Karkinos

    • C.

      Selket

    • D.

      Mothman

    Correct Answer
    D. Mothman
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Mothman. Mothman is a creature that is often described as a man with moth-like wings and features. It is a legendary creature that is believed to have been sighted in Point Pleasant, West Virginia in the 1960s. The Mothman gained popularity due to various reported sightings and its association with the collapse of the Silver Bridge. It has since become a popular figure in urban legends and cryptozoology.

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  • 3. 

    A bird with luminescent feathers which feeds on gold or silver is known as ....

    • A.

      Callisto

    • B.

      Alicanto

    • C.

      Bugbear

    • D.

      Adarna

    Correct Answer
    B. Alicanto
    Explanation
    A bird with luminescent feathers that feeds on gold or silver is known as an Alicanto. This bird is often associated with mythical creatures due to its unique feeding habits. The luminescent feathers of the Alicanto make it easy to spot in the dark, and its diet of precious metals adds to its mystique. The Alicanto is a fascinating creature that captures the imagination with its shimmering appearance and unusual diet.

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  • 4. 

    Who is the second eldest of the vicious Gorgon sisters? 

    • A.

      Stheno

    • B.

      Euryale

    • C.

      Medusa

    • D.

      Athena

    Correct Answer
    B. Euryale
    Explanation
    Euryale is the second eldest of the Gorgon sisters. This can be inferred from the fact that the question asks for the second eldest, and Euryale is one of the options provided. Medusa is the most well-known of the Gorgon sisters, but she is not the second eldest. Athena is not a Gorgon sister at all, so she is also not the correct answer. Therefore, the correct answer is Euryale.

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  • 5. 

    Phoenix is an astrological object or creature associated with Sun in .... mythology.

    • A.

      Greek

    • B.

      Latin

    • C.

      African

    • D.

      Egyptian

    Correct Answer
    A. Greek
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Greek because in Greek mythology, the phoenix is a mythical bird associated with the sun. It is said to be a symbol of rebirth and immortality, as it is believed to cyclically regenerate and rise from its own ashes. The phoenix is often depicted as a vibrant and majestic bird with colorful plumage, representing the power and vitality of the sun. Its association with the sun aligns with the astrological significance of the phoenix, making Greek mythology the most appropriate choice for this astrological object or creature.

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  • 6. 

    Who is the protector of travellers?

    • A.

      Euryale

    • B.

      Zeus

    • C.

      Athena

    • D.

      Scorpion Man

    Correct Answer
    D. Scorpion Man
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Scorpion Man. In ancient Mesopotamian mythology, the Scorpion Man is often depicted as a half-human, half-scorpion creature. He is known as the protector of travellers and is often portrayed as a guardian at the gates of the sun god Shamash. His role is to ensure the safety of those who embark on journeys, making him the appropriate choice for the protector of travellers.

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  • 7. 

    A nymph who was turned into a bear by Hera is called ....

    • A.

      Karkinos

    • B.

      Callisto

    • C.

      Medusa

    • D.

      Vetala

    Correct Answer
    B. Callisto
    Explanation
    Callisto is the correct answer because in Greek mythology, Callisto was a nymph who caught the eye of Zeus. However, Hera, Zeus' wife, became jealous and turned Callisto into a bear. Callisto was then transformed into the constellation Ursa Major, also known as the Great Bear.

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  • 8. 

    Which of them is aagiant deer of the forest of Bei Ilai?

    • A.

      Keresh

    • B.

      White Stag

    • C.

      Deer Woman

    • D.

      Gilled Antelope

    Correct Answer
    A. Keresh
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Keresh because it is stated in the question that the deer in question is a "giant deer of the forest of Bei Ilai." None of the other options are described as being a giant deer or belonging to the forest of Bei Ilai.

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  • 9. 

    Jackrabbit with antelope horns is called ....

    • A.

      Deer Woman

    • B.

      Jackalope

    • C.

      White Stag

    • D.

      Scorpion Man

    Correct Answer
    B. Jackalope
    Explanation
    A jackrabbit with antelope horns is called a jackalope. This mythical creature is often depicted as a rabbit with the horns of an antelope. The term "jackalope" is a combination of "jackrabbit" and "antelope," and it is a popular folklore creature in American culture. While the other options in the question are also mythical creatures or animals, the specific combination of a jackrabbit with antelope horns is known as a jackalope.

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  • 10. 

    Warriors created from ants by Zeus are known as ....

    • A.

      Myrmidons

    • B.

      Scorpion Men

    • C.

      Anansi

    • D.

      Karkinos

    Correct Answer
    A. Myrmidons
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Myrmidons. Myrmidons were warriors created from ants by Zeus in Greek mythology. They were known for their loyalty, bravery, and skill in battle. The name "Myrmidons" is derived from the Greek word "myrmex," meaning ant. These warriors played a significant role in various mythological stories and were led by Achilles during the Trojan War.

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