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Multiple Choice Questions

1. Whose oracle does Ceyx seek out for advice after his livestock are attacked?
(a) Aphridite's.
(b) Apollo's.
(c) Andromeda's.
(d) Achille's.

2. Where does Scylla hide out after her transformation?
(a) At the top of Mount Olympus.
(b) In a sea cave.
(c) In the shadow of the clouds.
(d) In a tree truck.

3. Which of the following is the way that Cipius finds himself altered by the gods.
(a) He grew horns on his head.
(b) He began to moo like a cow rather than speak.
(c) He grew a forked tail, which he attemtped to hide in his trousers.
(d) His hands were transformed to hooves.

4. Which of the following adjectives best describes Myrrha?
(a) Nervous.
(b) Evil.
(c) Quiet.
(d) Beautiful.

5. What does the water nymph transform the attacking animals into?
(a) Granite.
(b) Gold.
(c) Marble.
(d) Ivory.

6. Who has stolen Aeneas' daughters and forced them into slavery?
(a) Ulysses.
(b) Bacchus.
(c) Ajax.
(d) Agamemnon.

7. Who sings a song for Eurydice that is so moving, even the harsh Fates begin to weep?
(a) Orpheus.
(b) Venus.
(c) Proserpina.
(d) Pluto.

8. Why does Nestor leave Hercules out of his story about the Trojan War?
(a) Because Hercules wasn't at the battle.
(b) Because he hates Hercules.
(c) Because Hercules would be embarrassed.
(d) Because Hercules asked him not to.

9. What is Scylla transformed into when she is attempting to destroy Aeneas' fleet?
(a) A volcano.
(b) A piece of driftwood.
(c) A crag.
(d) A bird.

10. What does Theseus smash over Eurytus' head, killing him?
(a) A boulder.
(b) A boat anchor.
(c) A glass bowl.
(d) A tree branch.

11. Which goddess convinces the nymphs to transform the gates of Rome back to their original position?
(a) Venus.
(b) Juno.
(c) Circe.
(d) Aphrodite.

12. What does Pygmalion sculpt his wife out of?
(a) Limestone.
(b) Clay.
(c) Ivory.
(d) Granite.

13. Why is Peleus exiled from Troy?
(a) For raping his wife.
(b) For killing his brother.
(c) For stealing from Midas.
(d) For beating a donkey.

14. How does Glaucus respond to Circe when she offers herself to him?
(a) He is excited.
(b) He is repulsed.
(c) He is apathetic.
(d) He is saddened.

15. Who gives Romulus the gift of immortality after her restores his grandfather's throne?
(a) Venus.
(b) Jupiter.
(c) Mercury.
(d) Pluto.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Circe transform Scylla's lower body into?

2. What is interesting about Cycnus' skin?

3. Which family member does Byblis inappropriately fall in love with?

4. Which of the following is NOT an argument that Ulysses gives when fighting for the armor?

5. Which of the following acts is considered treason in Rome?

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