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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 the road on which Theseus travels to Athens?
(a) Nisos Road.
(b) Isthmus Road.
(c) Troizen Road.
(d) Eleusis Road.
2. What is Theseus' house called?
3. What does the oracle announce about Theseus' journey?
(a) Theseus will be afflicted with sickness and will die.
(b) Theseus will make many friends along the way and will be very successful.
(c) Theseus will meet trouble and it will be serious but that the journey will not take his life.
(d) Theseus will gain riches and acquire a new kingdom.
4. Why does Theseus' mother need to give herself to the first man that is sent by the gods?
(a) To prove her humility.
(b) To atone for her past sins.
(c) To prove her devotion to the gods.
(d) To atone for the neglect given to certain gods.
5. In the story that Theseus' grandfather tells him, what befalls the city?
(a) A plague.
(b) A flood.
(c) An earthquake.
(d) A drought.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of Theseus' childhood friend who begs to come with him?
2. What is the name of the man who kills Theseus' friend?
3. What does Theseus do to the man who kills his friend?
4. What items does Theseus find under the rock?
5. What is the name of the other boy who comes to serve Poseidon?
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