Greek Myth In Everyday Life

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Life Quizzes & Trivia

Looking at the images and descriptions below, match up the clue with the correct answer. All of these are drawn from your knowledge of Greek mythology.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    You guys know this as the symbol of a very popular shoe company but what Greek goddess does the image represent?
    • A. 

      Nike (Goddess of Victory)

    • B. 

      Athena (Goddess of War and Wisdom)

    • C. 

      Aphrodite (Goddess of Love)

  • 2. 
    This Titan was forced to hold up the world and the sky as punishment for his role in the battle against Zeus.  Today he is the name of a book which is a collection of maps of the world. 
    • A. 

      Prometheus

    • B. 

      Atlas

    • C. 

      Chronos

  • 3. 
    This is just a short clip but at the beginning is the name of this next Greek nymph.
    • A. 

      Echo

    • B. 

      Calypso

    • C. 

      Thetis

  • 4. 
    With the exception of the flowers, which Greek God does the logo of FTD represent?
    • A. 

      Ares (God of War)

    • B. 

      Zeus (King of the Gods)

    • C. 

      Hermes (God of Messengers and Thieves)

  • 5. 
    Http://www.prometheusenergy.com/ Why is the name of this company appropriate, using what you know about Prometheus?
    • A. 

      He was the sun.

    • B. 

      He stole fire and gave it to humans so they would be able to survive.

    • C. 

      He was the first Titan to figure out how to create electricity.

  • 6. 
    Which god would this be most closely associated with?
    • A. 

      Hades

    • B. 

      Zeus

    • C. 

      Poseidon

  • 7. 
    The name for this virus comes from one of the most spectacular tricks in history.  What was the original trick?
    • A. 

      The Trojan Horse

    • B. 

      The Judgement of Paris

    • C. 

      The Oath of Tgndarius

  • 8. 
    This group protects investments around the world and it takes its name from which gods/goddess' s shield(s)?
    • A. 

      Hephestus and Aphrodite

    • B. 

      Ares

    • C. 

      Athena and Zeus

  • 9. 
    Why was this theater named after the god Apollo?
    • A. 

      They thought it was a cool name.

    • B. 

      He was the god of music and poetry.

    • C. 

      He was the first in mythology to build a theater.

  • 10. 
    The term "A rock and a hard place" came from this instance in which epic?
    • A. 

      Scylla and Chyribus in the Odyssey

    • B. 

      The Rage of Achilles from the Iliad

    • C. 

      The Sacking of Troy from the Aenid