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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 Theseus' house called?
2. Why does Theseus' mother ask him to lift the altar stone?
(a) So it's out of her way.
(b) So she can hide her valuables.
(c) So she can retrieve her long lost treasure.
(d) So she can tell him who his father is.
3. Why does Simo make fun of Theseus?
(a) He's skinny.
(b) He's small.
(c) He's large.
(d) He's slow.
4. Who is the town ruled by?
(a) The elderly.
(c) The townspeople.
5. How does Theseus' grandfather feel when he learns Theseus didn't go on the ship?
Short Answer Questions
1. After a quarrel, what does Theseus offer to do for the queen?
2. What does the queen announce the oracle has proclaimed about Theseus' coming?
3. Why does Aigeus ask the king if he can go to the priestess?
4. Who seeks to take the throne from Aigeus?
5. Why does Theseus' mother not want Theseus to tell anyone along his journey who he is?
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