Trivia Facts About Greek Mythology: Quiz

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Trivia Facts About Greek Mythology: Quiz

Trivia facts about Greek mythology: quiz. The Greek gods and goddesses are believed to live in Mount Olympus. The three main gods are Zeus, Ares and Hades. Each of the deities had power over something, and the humans prayed to them to access or receive said things. Were the three gods brothers and who was Atlas? This quiz will help you see just how much you know about the gods and goddesses, their interrelation as well as what they had dominance over.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which god brought fire to mankind?
    • A. 

      Pandora

    • B. 

      Prometheus

    • C. 

      Zeus

    • D. 

      Hephaestus

  • 2. 
    In "The Beginning of Things," which supernatural being(s) made Zeus his thunderbolts?
    • A. 

      The Hundred-Handed Ones

    • B. 

      Atlas

    • C. 

      His brothers and sisters

    • D. 

      The Cyclops

    • E. 

      Epimetheus

  • 3. 
    To whom was Pandora married?
    • A. 

      Zeus

    • B. 

      Prometheus

    • C. 

      Epimetheus

    • D. 

      Hermes

    • E. 

      Hades

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is NOT a main purpose of myths?
    • A. 

      To explain the origin of things and/or who created them

    • B. 

      To explain human behavior and why people behave the way they do

    • C. 

      To explain the relationship between Greek & Roman myths

    • D. 

      To explain good and bad and their origin

    • E. 

      To teach a moral lesson

  • 5. 
    This is an image of the god of the sea and of horses. Who is he?
    • A. 

      Prometheus

    • B. 

      Hermes

    • C. 

      Hades

    • D. 

      Poseidon

    • E. 

      Zeus

  • 6. 
    The other name given to Love, one of the children from Chaos, was what?
    • A. 

      Aphrodite

    • B. 

      Cupid

    • C. 

      Erebus

    • D. 

      Eros

    • E. 

      Uranus

  • 7. 
    The other name for hell that is mentioned in the readings is
  • 8. 
    The Giants and the Furies were gods created from whom?
    • A. 

      Gaia

    • B. 

      Uranus

    • C. 

      Chaos

    • D. 

      Cronus

    • E. 

      Oceanus

  • 9. 
    Whom did Cronus marry?
    • A. 

      Gaia

    • B. 

      Aphrodite

    • C. 

      Pontus

    • D. 

      Hera

    • E. 

      Rhea

  • 10. 
    How many days and nights would it take to go from heaven to earth or vice-versa?
    • A. 

      9

    • B. 

      18

    • C. 

      27

    • D. 

      3

    • E. 

      Too many to be counted

  • 11. 
    Who was responsible for the contents of the jar that Pandora opened?
    • A. 

      Hermes

    • B. 

      Athena

    • C. 

      Aphrodite

    • D. 

      The Graces

    • E. 

      Zeus

  • 12. 
    The god of war is
  • 13. 
    The goddess of marriage and the queen of the gods is
  • 14. 
    Zeus' gift to Pandora was what caused her downfall. What was it?
  • 15. 
    The one good thing in the jar that Pandora opened was what?
  • 16. 
    This is a picture of the god who delivered messages and was the god of commerce as well. Who is he?
  • 17. 
    Pandora was meant to be a punishment for whom?
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