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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 2: Chapter 3; Book 3: Chapter 1-2.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is Theseus' mentor?
2. What does Theseus continually pray to Poseidon about?
(a) For strength.
(b) A sign.
(c) For help.
(d) A special weapon.
3. How many men is Theseus bringing to help in his father's war?
(a) A thousand men.
(b) Three thousand men.
(c) Five thousand men.
(d) Five hundred men.
4. What does Theseus ask the king of the town just before taking his life?
(a) To tell him the secrets of the town.
(b) To forgive him any sin for taking his life.
(c) To please stop crying.
(d) To beg for mercy.
5. Whom do Theseus and his friend run into as they begin their journey?
(a) Old friends from home.
(b) Robbers and thieves.
Short Answer Questions
1. Whom does Theseus send away on a boat?
2. After Theseus talks to his grandfather, how many days is it until a ship arrives at Troizen to take him to Athens?
3. What does Theseus decide to do about revealing his true identity to the king?
4. Who seeks to take the throne from Aigeus?
5. What does the entire town watch Theseus and the queen doing?
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