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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 1: Chapter 1-4.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is Theseus' mentor?
2. Why does Aigeus ask the king if he can go to the priestess?
(a) He wants to become king.
(b) He has no sons of his own and is certain the gods would grant one of this union.
(c) He has a great attraction for her and would like to make her his wife.
(d) He would like to ask her for advice.
3. Where does Aigeus want Theseus to go when he is able to get the items from under the stone?
4. Why did King Minos' men take the smaller boys from Troizen?
(a) To train them to be soldiers.
(b) To punish the people of Troizen.
(c) To work in the fields as laborers.
(d) To be slaves for entertainment to run with the bulls.
5. How is Theseus' grandfather feeling when Theseus comes to visit him?
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Theseus' mother ask him to lift the altar stone?
2. What is the name of the other boy who comes to serve Poseidon?
3. What is Theseus' house called?
4. Who is Theseus' grandfather?
5. Who does Theseus' mother reveal to be his father?
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