How Many Greek Names Do You Already Know?

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Greek Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    What famous running shoe brand is named after the Greek Goddess of victory?
    • A. 

      Puma

    • B. 

      Nike

    • C. 

      Adidas

    • D. 

      Reebok

  • 2. 
    Which soap company was inspired by Aphrodite's symbol?  (Aphrodite is the goddess of beauty among many things)
    • A. 

      Lysol

    • B. 

      Aveeno

    • C. 

      Ivory

    • D. 

      Dove

  • 3. 
    This online store was named after the women of ________, who were a race of powerful women warriors trained in archery and combat
    • A. 

      Ebay

    • B. 

      Yahoo

    • C. 

      Amazon

    • D. 

      Newegg

  • 4. 
    Greek goddess best known for opening a box (pithos) full of evil spirits and freeing them to cause misery to mankind. The box also contained hope (Elpis). A famous radio is named after her...
    • A. 

      Pandora

    • B. 

      Jango

    • C. 

      Deezer

    • D. 

      Slacker

  • 5. 
    The "Panic" button was named after the son of Hermes  (Hermes is the messenger of the Gods, his son is the God of the wild)
    • A. 

      Anic

    • B. 

      Panico

    • C. 

      Pan

    • D. 

      Hanic

  • 6. 
    This space mission was named after the God of prophecy...
    • A. 

      Nimbus

    • B. 

      Genesis

    • C. 

      Clarreo

    • D. 

      Apollo

  • 7. 
    Ajax, sink-cleaner, was named after the second-best hero in the Pelopponesian War.... If false, explain why!
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    This health problem was named after the Greek mortal who was named best of the Trojan War Hint: His weak spot was his heels
    • A. 

      Calcaneus

    • B. 

      Achille

    • C. 

      Fasciitis