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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part One. How the World and Mankind Were Created, and The Earliest Heroes.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. ____________ was the goddess of love, who was said to have been born from the foam of the sea.
2. The Romans believed in the Olympian gods, giving them different ___________.
3. These gods were the children of the ____________, who were the children of heaven and earth.
4. Out of this came Night and Death, then Light, followed by Earth (_________) and Heaven (Ouranos, or Uranus).
5. Zeus imprisoned the Titans and forced _______ to hold up the sky.
Short Answer Questions
1. Later Greek writers include ______________, a lyric poet whose poems contained references to mythology, and the tragic playwrights Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides.
2. According to the Greeks, in the beginning there was only __________.
3. When Zeus was born, what did Cronus' wife Rhea do?
4. When a mortal committed a crime, broke an oath, or harmed a guest, they were seen to be ___________.
5. Zeus and the other gods took over when Zeus dethroned ____________ and seized his power.
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