Mythology Literature Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Which of these Biblical characters was NOT one of the three sons of Adam and Eve?
    • A. 

      Jacob

    • B. 

      Abel

    • C. 

      Seth

    • D. 

      Cain

  • 2. 
    What did the Romans call the Greek goddess Hestia?
    • A. 

      Juno

    • B. 

      Vesta

    • C. 

      Dawn

    • D. 

      Ceres

  • 3. 
    What maiden from legend sings on a rock in the Rhine River?
    • A. 

      Edda

    • B. 

      Loki

    • C. 

      Lorelei

    • D. 

      Valkyries

  • 4. 
    What part of Ymir's body was used to form the mountains of the earth?
    • A. 

      His Legs

    • B. 

      His Brain

    • C. 

      His Bones

    • D. 

      His Arms

  • 5. 
    In Greek mythology, Hercules killed his music teacher named what by striking him with a lyre?
    • A. 

      Alcmene

    • B. 

      Rhadamanthus

    • C. 

      Chiron

    • D. 

      Linus

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      He Married Her

    • B. 

      He Left Her In Crete

    • C. 

      He Took Her Back To Athens

    • D. 

      He Abandoned Her On The Way Back To Athens

  • 7. 
    Who was known throughout Greece as the greatest architect and sculptor of his time?
    • A. 

      Orpheus

    • B. 

      Daedalus

    • C. 

      Talus

    • D. 

      Menelaus

  • 8. 
    In Greek mythology, how did Phineus repay the Argonaut's kindness?
    • A. 

      Gave Them Food And Water

    • B. 

      Warned Them Of The Witch Circe

    • C. 

      Gave Them Shelter

    • D. 

      Warned Them Of The Clashing Rocks

  • 9. 
    According to Roman mythology, when Jupiter was asked to award the golden apple, what did he do?
    • A. 

      Gave It To Minerva Instead

    • B. 

      Sent Mercury To Find Someone Else

    • C. 

      Married Venus

    • D. 

      Tossed It To Juno

  • 10. 
    In Norse Mythology who of the following is not one of Odin's children?
    • A. 

      Hermod

    • B. 

      Thor

    • C. 

      Frigg

    • D. 

      Balder

  • 11. 
    What is the Dutch name for Saint Nicholas?
    • A. 

      Sinterklaas

    • B. 

      Nickasuaras

    • C. 

      Santanickus

    • D. 

      Stuyvesant

  • 12. 
    In Greek mythology, which of Oedipus the King's daughters fought his brother-in-law Creon?
    • A. 

      Antigone

    • B. 

      Helen Of Troy

    • C. 

      Medea

    • D. 

      Pelops

  • 13. 
    What kind of spirits were said to live in holly branches?
    • A. 

      Good

    • B. 

      Lucky

    • C. 

      Unlucky

    • D. 

      Bad

  • 14. 
    Who didn't have influence on the image of Santa we know today?
    • A. 

      Thomas Nast

    • B. 

      Dr. Seuss

    • C. 

      Hadden Sundblom

    • D. 

      Dr. Clement Moore

  • 15. 
    Which is the name of a vampire from Chinese and Indian mythology?
    • A. 

      Kilgore

    • B. 

      Kitsune

    • C. 

      Kite

    • D. 

      Kitty