Mf Prelims Q2: What Is Myth? Crash Course Mythology 1

9 Questions | Attempts: 166

SettingsSettingsSettings
Mf Prelims Q2: What Is Myth? Crash Course Mythology 1 - Quiz

.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Read and analyze: " If the myth you have read is a different form, it means that the story is using only one of the many references for such story."What does this mean?
    • A. 

      Myths are open to many interpretations.

    • B. 

      Myths are very old and exists in different versions.

    • C. 

      Myths don't have nameable authors.

    • D. 

      Myths doesn't have a clear working definition.

  • 2. 
    Read and analyze: " Are myths record of historical facts? Deliberate fictions? Ways of understanding incomprehensible events? Misunderstanding?"What does this mean?
    • A. 

      Myths are very old and exists in different versions.

    • B. 

      Myths don't have nameable authors.

    • C. 

      Myths are open to many interpretations.

    • D. 

      Myths doesn't have a clear working definition.

  • 3. 
    Read and analyze: " We do not know who originated myths, or how, or why."What does this mean?
    • A. 

      Myths are very old and exists in different versions.

    • B. 

      Myths don't have nameable authors.

    • C. 

      Myths are open to many interpretations.

    • D. 

      Myths doesn't have a clear working definition.

  • 4. 
    Read and analyze: " When we use the term MYTH to mean something that is not true, we can come away with the explanation of MYTH as a story that is false and not to be taken seriously but myths have been taken seriously..."What does this mean?
    • A. 

      Myths are very old and exists in different versions.

    • B. 

      Myths don't have nameable authors.

    • C. 

      Myths are open to many interpretations.

    • D. 

      Myths doesn't have a clear working definition.

  • 5. 
    Two primary characteristics of myths:
    • A. 

      Staying power

    • B. 

      Strength

    • C. 

      Significance

    • D. 

      Character

  • 6. 
    Read and analyze: "Myth is about something important, something about how the world works, how the world gets going, and how things came to be."  This means that myth has its 
    • A. 

      Staying power

    • B. 

      Strength

    • C. 

      Significance

    • D. 

      Character

  • 7. 
    Read and analyze: "Stories have survived for centuries, even millennia, and this is a testament to the deep meaning and functional importance of these stories to the people who hear and tell them."  This means that myth has its 
    • A. 

      Staying power

    • B. 

      Strength

    • C. 

      Significance

    • D. 

      Character

  • 8. 
    Read and analyze: "Since many put myths in line with folklores, proper myths only deal with the creation of the world, maybe the universe... "
    • A. 

      Real myths are religious or quasi religious

    • B. 

      Myths are more of culture

  • 9. 
    Mythology is a complicated subject.  Check the discipline that it covers (7).
    • A. 

      Literature

    • B. 

      History

    • C. 

      Psychology

    • D. 

      Business

    • E. 

      Sociology

    • F. 

      Anthropology

    • G. 

      Religion

    • H. 

      Mathematics

    • I. 

      Science

Back to Top Back to top
×

Wait!
Here's an interesting quiz for you.

We have other quizzes matching your interest.