What Do You Know About The Fates?

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What Do You Know About The Fates?

Do you like Greek supernatural beings and mythology? Do you like Roman supernatural beings and mythology? Take this quiz to find out more about Fates, the three supernatural sisters.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the best word to describe the sisters? 
    • A. 

      Supernatural beings

    • B. 

      Goddesses

    • C. 

      Oracles

    • D. 

      Seers

  • 2. 
    According to Google, what is the first synonym for the Fates? 
    • A. 

      The Parcae

    • B. 

      The Weird Sisters

    • C. 

      The Weird Goddesses

    • D. 

      The Moirai

  • 3. 
    What is the Greek plural of the Fates? 
    • A. 

      Moira

    • B. 

      Moirai

    • C. 

      Parca

    • D. 

      Parcae

  • 4. 
    What is the Latin singular of the Fates? 
    • A. 

      Moira

    • B. 

      Moirai

    • C. 

      Parca

    • D. 

      Parcae

  • 5. 
    Which of them spin the “thread” of human fate? 
    • A. 

      Clotho

    • B. 

      Lachesis

    • C. 

      Atropos

    • D. 

      None

  • 6. 
    Why is Atropos the ultimate fate determinant? 
    • A. 

      Makes the final decision

    • B. 

      Put nothing except her sisters' decisions in consideration

    • C. 

      Concludes on what to do to humans

    • D. 

      Renders the decisions of her sisters irreversible

  • 7. 
    They first appeared in Shakespeare's Macbeth in which act and scene? 
    • A. 

      Act 1, Scene 1

    • B. 

      Act 1, Scene 2

    • C. 

      Act 2, Scene 1

    • D. 

      Act 2, Scene 2

  • 8. 
    In Roman mythology, they are Nona, Decuma, and... 
    • A. 

      Mortal

    • B. 

      Morta

    • C. 

      Motta

    • D. 

      Mota

  • 9. 
    What is Lachesis in plain English? 
    • A. 

      Fate-sealer

    • B. 

      Spinner

    • C. 

      Allotter

    • D. 

      Inflexible

  • 10. 
    The Moirai were described as... 
    • A. 

      Ugly, old women and sometimes lame

    • B. 

      Pretty, old women and sometimes lame.

    • C. 

      Pretty, young women and sometimes lame.

    • D. 

      Ugly, young women and sometimes lame.