Labors Of Hercules

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Labors Of Hercules

This quiz tests the knowledge on the labors of Hercules. For reference, you can consult the page https://www. Igreekmythology. Com/labors-of-Hercules. Html.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was Hercules's first labor?
    • A. 

      The capture of the Nemean Lion

    • B. 

      Killing Lerna Hydra

    • C. 

      The Apples of Hesperides

    • D. 

      The killing of Medusa

    • E. 

      The capture of the Erymanthian Boar

  • 2. 
    What was the name of Hercules's nephew who was his aid when killing the Lerna Hydra?
    • A. 

      Eurystheus

    • B. 

      Perseus

    • C. 

      Theseus

    • D. 

      Iolaus

    • E. 

      Jason

  • 3. 
    What did Hercules use to prevent the growth of new heads on Lerna Hydra?
    • A. 

      Poisoned arrows

    • B. 

      A huge rock

    • C. 

      His sword

    • D. 

      Burning tree branches

    • E. 

      His bare hands

  • 4. 
    Who had dedicated the Cerynitian Hind to goddess Artemis?
    • A. 

      The nymph Thetis

    • B. 

      The centaur Cheiron

    • C. 

      Her brother god Apollo

    • D. 

      The nymph Taygette

    • E. 

      God Zeus

  • 5. 
    During which of his labors, was Hercules attacked by the centaurs?
    • A. 

      The capture of the Nemean Lion

    • B. 

      The capture of Cerberus

    • C. 

      The mares of Diomedes

    • D. 

      The killing of Lerna Hydra

    • E. 

      The capture of the Erymanthian Boar

  • 6. 
    Who was the father of king Augeias?
    • A. 

      Helius

    • B. 

      Zeus

    • C. 

      Apollo

    • D. 

      Eurystheus

    • E. 

      Poseidon

  • 7. 
    Which goddess assisted Hercules to kill the Stymphalian Birds?
    • A. 

      Aphrodite

    • B. 

      Hera

    • C. 

      Hestia

    • D. 

      Athena

    • E. 

      Artemis

  • 8. 
    Who finally killed the cretan bull, after the beat was set free by Hercules?
    • A. 

      Perseus

    • B. 

      Jason

    • C. 

      Hercules

    • D. 

      Theseus

    • E. 

      Arion

  • 9. 
    In which area of ancient Greece, was Diomedes a king?
    • A. 

      Athens

    • B. 

      Peloponnesus

    • C. 

      Crete

    • D. 

      Thrace

    • E. 

      Elis

  • 10. 
    What was name of the wife of king Admetus, whom Hercules rescued from her death?
    • A. 

      Taygette

    • B. 

      Ariadne

    • C. 

      Andromeda

    • D. 

      Europa

    • E. 

      Alcestis

  • 11. 
    Who was the father of the Amazons?
    • A. 

      God Ares

    • B. 

      God Zeus

    • C. 

      Prometheus

    • D. 

      God Apollo

    • E. 

      God Hephaestus

  • 12. 
    According to myth, what did Amazons do to male infants, in order to make them unsuitable for war?
    • A. 

      They dressed them with girls' clothes

    • B. 

      They fed them only with goat milk

    • C. 

      They broke their arms and legs

    • D. 

      They permitted them to play only with dolls

    • E. 

      They did not take them out of the house

  • 13. 
    In the world of today, where did Hercules have to travel to fetch the cattle of Geryon?
    • A. 

      Italy

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Spain

    • D. 

      Russia

    • E. 

      Egypt

  • 14. 
    What was the name of the giant who was holding the earth on his shoulders?
    • A. 

      Typhon

    • B. 

      Ladon

    • C. 

      Prometheus

    • D. 

      Atlas

    • E. 

      Talus

  • 15. 
    Which of the gods accompanied Hercules to his travel to the underword, when he set out to capture Cerberus?
    • A. 

      Zeus and Hera

    • B. 

      Athena and Hephaestus

    • C. 

      Athena and Hermes

    • D. 

      Ares and Hermes

    • E. 

      Aphrodite and Artemis