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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 3: Chapter 3; Book 4: Chapter 1-3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. As Theseus heads back to his people, what does he discover the queen ordered?
(a) A special ceremony to celebrate his return.
(b) A monument to be constructed in his honor.
(c) A banquet in his honor.
(d) That he is to be killed.
2. Why does Theseus' mother need to give herself to the first man that is sent by the gods?
(a) To atone for the neglect given to certain gods.
(b) To prove her humility.
(c) To atone for her past sins.
(d) To prove her devotion to the gods.
3. What items does Theseus find under the rock?
(a) Sword and sandals.
(b) Sandals and shield.
(c) Shield and sword.
(d) Helmet and shield.
4. Why does Theseus' mother not want Theseus to tell anyone along his journey who he is?
(a) She has many enemies that would kill him because he's her son.
(b) She fears they'd want him dead because he's heir to his father's kingdom.
(c) She fears a woman might seduce him because of his birthright.
(d) She worries he'd be robbed of his possessions.
5. How does Theseus make the people in the camp feel?
Short Answer Questions
1. For what have the Crete men come to Athens?
2. What is the name of the man who kills Theseus' friend?
3. Whom does Theseus send away on a boat?
4. Why does Theseus' mother call on an oracle to look at Theseus' journey?
5. What does the queen's brother try to give Theseus' men after they defeat the city?
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