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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 1: Chapter 5-6; Book 2: Chapter 1-2.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the name of Theseus' childhood friend who begs to come with him?
2. After a quarrel, what does Theseus offer to do for the queen?
(a) To leave the town.
(b) To buy her something new.
(c) To beat her because she has forgotten that she is a woman.
(d) To help her with her problem.
3. Who is Theseus' grandfather?
(c) King Minos.
(d) King Pittheus.
4. Why does Theseus' mother call on an oracle to look at Theseus' journey?
(a) She is hoping he will find gold.
(b) She wants to be able to tell him his future.
(c) She's worried for his safety.
(d) She wants to know if he'll be successful.
5. What is the name of the road on which Theseus travels to Athens?
(a) Eleusis Road.
(b) Nisos Road.
(c) Troizen Road.
(d) Isthmus Road.
Short Answer Questions
1. Of what city is Theseus' mother the chief priestess?
2. What does the queen announce the oracle has proclaimed about Theseus' coming?
3. Whom do Theseus and his friend run into as they begin their journey?
4. How many women had Aigeus been married to before he met Theseus' mother?
5. What is the relationship of Diokles and Theseus?
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