Reading quiz on Icarus myth
He thought Daedalus had stolen gold.
He thought Daedalus had something to do with the death of the Minotaur.
He thought Daedalus had caused his wife to leave him.
It was made up of an elaborate maze.
It had an interior hot spring pool.
It was hidden in the hills of Greece.
He put him on a slave ship to Phoenicia.
He shut him up in the Minotaur's palace.
He had Daedalus executed.
Tie a thread to the entryway to find his way out.
Create wings with birds' feathers to soar out.
Hire a secret passage on a Cretan ship.
To stay close to his father.
To fly as low as possible near the sea.
To fly as high as possible near the sun.
He was shot down by an arrow from King Minos' men.
He became lost and eventually was too tired to keep flying.
The sun melted the wax holding the feathers to the wings.
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