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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 does the oracle announce about Theseus' journey?
(a) Theseus will gain riches and acquire a new kingdom.
(b) Theseus will meet trouble and it will be serious but that the journey will not take his life.
(c) Theseus will be afflicted with sickness and will die.
(d) Theseus will make many friends along the way and will be very successful.
2. Who is Theseus' father the son of?
3. What happens when Theseus stomps the ground after Simo makes fun of him?
(a) He injures his foot.
(b) An earthquake begins.
(c) It begins to rain.
(d) A giant hole forms.
4. Why does Theseus' mother not want Theseus to tell anyone along his journey who he is?
(a) She fears they'd want him dead because he's heir to his father's kingdom.
(b) She has many enemies that would kill him because he's her son.
(c) She fears a woman might seduce him because of his birthright.
(d) She worries he'd be robbed of his possessions.
5. From what god is Theseus told from birth that he is begotten?
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Theseus' house called?
2. What is the name of the other boy who comes to serve Poseidon?
3. After Theseus talks to his grandfather, how many days is it until a ship arrives at Troizen to take him to Athens?
4. After Theseus' friend is killed, he comes to a camp of _________.
5. What does Theseus do to the man who kills his friend?
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