Greek And Roman Hero Myths Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Which of these heroes became the king of Athens after his father's untimely death? function DOMContentLoaded(browserID, tabId, isTop, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) { object.DOMContentLoaded(browserID, tabId, isTop, url);} }; function Nav(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, isBool, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.Nav(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, isBool, url); }; function NavigateComplete(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.NavigateComplete(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, url); } function Submit(browserID, tabID, target, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.Submit(browserID, tabID, target, url); }; function DOMContentLoaded(browserID, tabId, isTop, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) { object.DOMContentLoaded(browserID, tabId, isTop, url);} }; function Nav(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, isBool, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.Nav(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, isBool, url); }; function NavigateComplete(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.NavigateComplete(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, url); } function Submit(browserID, tabID, target, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.Submit(browserID, tabID, target, url); };
    • A. 

      Hercules

    • B. 

      Perseus

    • C. 

      Theseus

    • D. 

      Bellerophon

  • 2. 
    Who helps Theseus find his way out of the labyrinth by giving him a ball of string (which is called a "clew")? function DOMContentLoaded(browserID, tabId, isTop, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) { object.DOMContentLoaded(browserID, tabId, isTop, url);} }; function Nav(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, isBool, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.Nav(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, isBool, url); }; function NavigateComplete(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.NavigateComplete(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, url); } function Submit(browserID, tabID, target, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.Submit(browserID, tabID, target, url); };
    • A. 

      Athena

    • B. 

      Andromeda

    • C. 

      Ariadne

    • D. 

      King Aegeus

  • 3. 
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    • A. 

      Theseus

    • B. 

      Perseus

    • C. 

      Hercules

    • D. 

      Jason of the Argonauts

  • 4. 
    function DOMContentLoaded(browserID, tabId, isTop, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) { object.DOMContentLoaded(browserID, tabId, isTop, url);} }; function Nav(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, isBool, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.Nav(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, isBool, url); }; function NavigateComplete(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.NavigateComplete(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, url); } function Submit(browserID, tabID, target, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.Submit(browserID, tabID, target, url); }TheseTheseus raised a white sail on his ship as he returned home, and this drove his grief-stricken father to throw himself off of a cliff and into the sea. function DOMContentLoaded(browserID, tabId, isTop, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) { object.DOMContentLoaded(browserID, tabId, isTop, url);} }; function Nav(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, isBool, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.Nav(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, isBool, url); }; function NavigateComplete(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.NavigateComplete(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, url); } function Submit(browserID, tabID, target, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.Submit(browserID, tabID, target, url); };
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
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    • A. 

      Athens

    • B. 

      Sparta

    • C. 

      Crete

    • D. 

      Argos

  • 6. 
    function DOMContentLoaded(browserID, tabId, isTop, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) { object.DOMContentLoaded(browserID, tabId, isTop, url);} }; function Nav(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, isBool, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.Nav(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, isBool, url); }; function NavigateComplete(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.NavigateComplete(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, url); } function Submit(browserID, tabID, target, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.Submit(browserID, tabID, target, url); }TheThe mothers of Hercules, Perseus, and Theseus are function DOMContentLoaded(browserID, tabId, isTop, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) { object.DOMContentLoaded(browserID, tabId, isTop, url);} }; function Nav(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, isBool, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.Nav(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, isBool, url); }; function NavigateComplete(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.NavigateComplete(BrowserID, TabID, isTop, url); } function Submit(browserID, tabID, target, url) { var object = document.getElementById("cosymantecnisbfw"); if(null != object) object.Submit(browserID, tabID, target, url); };  (in no particular order)
    • A. 

      Juno

    • B. 

      Alcmene

    • C. 

      Ariadne

    • D. 

      Princess Aethra

    • E. 

      Andromeda

    • F. 

      Medusa

    • G. 

      Princess Danae

    • H. 

      Athena

    • I. 

      Megara

  • 7. 
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    • A. 

      Hercules

    • B. 

      Perseus

    • C. 

      Theseus

    • D. 

      Jason of the Argonauts

  • 8. 
    Which of the following heroes attempted to burn himself to death on a funeral pyre but was whisked away to Mt. Olympus by his godly father?
    • A. 

      Hercules

    • B. 

      Perseus

    • C. 

      Theseus

    • D. 

      Bellerophon

  • 9. 
    Which of the following was not a monster or villain that Theseus defeated?
    • A. 

      The Minotaur

    • B. 

      Procrustes

    • C. 

      Periphetes

    • D. 

      Sciron

    • E. 

      Polydectes

    • F. 

      Sinis

  • 10. 
    Theseus became a king who ruled with absolute power over the people of Athens.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Theseus proved he was the son of King Aegeus by presenting him with the head of Medusa.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    How did Theseus travel to Athens?
    • A. 

      By chariot

    • B. 

      On the back of his winged steed, Pegasus

    • C. 

      On foot and along the road to Athens

    • D. 

      On a sturdy ship belonging to his father

  • 13. 
    Which of the following heroes rescues the Titan Prometheus from eternal torture?
    • A. 

      Perseus

    • B. 

      Theseus

    • C. 

      Hercules

    • D. 

      Jason of the Argonauts

  • 14. 
    The greatest enemy to Hercules was
    • A. 

      Hades

    • B. 

      Hera

    • C. 

      Nessus

    • D. 

      Jove

  • 15. 
    Hercules received training from many great men and kings, including Amphitryon, the King of Thebes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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