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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part Three. The Great Heroes before the Trojan War - Perseus, Theseus, Hercules and Atalanta.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why were the gods worshiped?
(a) Because of their power.
(b) Because they were loving.
(c) Because they were very convincing.
(d) Because of their wisdom.
2. _______________ was the goddess of wisdom, and protector of cities and civilization.
3. ____________ was the god of light, archery, music, culture, healing, and prophecy.
4. Theseus was honored by the Athenians as a protector of _____________ and a great king of their city.
(a) The sick.
(c) The poor.
(d) The defenseless.
5. Otus and Ephialtes were ___________ who wanted to prove that they were the equals of the gods.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why did Hercules kill his wife and children?
2. Apollo (also known as Apollo to the Romans) and _________ were the children of Zeus and Leto.
3. Hercules undertook ______________ seemingly impossible tasks for King Eurystheus of Mycenae in order to punish and purify himself for the murder of his family.
4. Out of this came Night and Death, then Light, followed by Earth (_________) and Heaven (Ouranos, or Uranus).
5. There are _______ different versions of the story of the creation of man.
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