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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part Seven. The Mythology of the Norsemen - The Stories of Signy and of Sigurd, and The Norse Gods.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The heroes of the Trojan War, also called __________ heroes, were slightly different from the older mythological heroes such as Hercules, Perseus and Theseus.
2. Zeus and the other gods took over when Zeus dethroned ____________ and seized his power.
3. Pelops' sons Atreus and Thyestes quarreled over Thyestes' affair with whom?
(a) Their mother.
(c) Princess Hippodamia.
(d) Atreus' wife.
4. Baucis and Philemon were an old couple who showed good hospitality towards ________________ when they visited them disguised as mortals.
(a) Jupiter and Juno.
(b) Juno and Pluto.
(c) Jupiter and Mercury.
(d) Mars and Mercury.
5. Theseus was honored by the Athenians as a protector of _____________ and a great king of their city.
(a) The defenseless.
(c) The sick.
(d) The poor.
Short Answer Questions
1. When they reached home, Medea helped Jason take revenge on whom?
2. Unlike the Greek gods, the Norse gods were fully capable of what?
3. When Zeus was born, what did Cronus' wife Rhea do?
4. Pomona was a nymph of orchards who was loved by whom?
5. Cupid became Psyche's husband, but she was instructed that she must never _______.
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