What Do You Know About The Temple Of Artemis?

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What Do You Know About The Temple Of Artemis?

The Temple of Artemis was once one of the most beautiful ancient buildings. It survived many misfortunes and rose to be a true architectural wonder. Unfortunately, the building didn't outstay the time. Today, the legendary Temple of Artemis is the subject of our quiz. Let's see how well do you know this building!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Where was the Temple of Artemis located?  
    • A. 

      Near the ancient city of Sparta

    • B. 

      Near the ancient city of Ithaca

    • C. 

      Near the ancient city of Delphi

    • D. 

      Near the ancient city of Ephesus

  • 2. 
    What's another, less precise, name for the Temple of Artemis?
    • A. 

      Temple of Aphrodite

    • B. 

      Temple of Diana

    • C. 

      Temple of Hera

    • D. 

      Temple of Athena

  • 3. 
    How many times was the temple completely rebuilt?
    • A. 

      Three

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Five

    • D. 

      Seven

  • 4. 
    What was the Temple in its final form? 
    • A. 

      The only Greek temple that was rebuilt

    • B. 

      The first Greek temple

    • C. 

      The most beautiful Greek temple ever built

    • D. 

      One of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

  • 5. 
    What's left of the Temple of Artemis? 
    • A. 

      Two pillars

    • B. 

      Only a few fragments

    • C. 

      Foundations and fragments of the Temple

    • D. 

      The Temple is completely preserved

  • 6. 
    Which age is the Temple dated in? 
    • A. 

      Prehistory

    • B. 

      Copper age

    • C. 

      Bronze age

    • D. 

      Iron age

  • 7. 
    Which natural disaster destroyed the Temple for the first time? 
    • A. 

      Flood

    • B. 

      Earthquake

    • C. 

      Volcanic eruption

    • D. 

      Hurricane

  • 8. 
    Who destroyed the final version of the Temple by committing an act of arson? 
    • A. 

      Hephaestus

    • B. 

      Hercules

    • C. 

      Herostratus

    • D. 

      Hera

  • 9. 
    Who rediscovered the Temple of Artemis in 1869?
    • A. 

      Heinrich Schliemann

    • B. 

      John Turtle Wood

    • C. 

      Manolis Andronicos

    • D. 

      Jean-Fran├žois Champollion

  • 10. 
    What's Artemis the goddess of? 
    • A. 

      Eternal youth

    • B. 

      Hunt, forests and hills, the moon, and archery

    • C. 

      Love, beauty and sexuality

    • D. 

      Wisdom, handicraft, and warfare