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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. What does the oracle announce about Theseus' journey?
(a) Theseus will be afflicted with sickness and will die.
(b) Theseus will gain riches and acquire a new kingdom.
(c) Theseus will meet trouble and it will be serious but that the journey will not take his life.
(d) Theseus will make many friends along the way and will be very successful.
2. Of what city is Theseus' mother the chief priestess?
3. Who does Theseus' mother reveal to be his father?
(a) King Pittheus.
4. What does the queen do after her fight with Theseus?
(a) She demands an apology.
(b) She breaks down crying.
(c) She gets angry and leaves.
(d) She becomes silent and submissive.
5. What do the people of the town believe must happen every year?
(a) The queen must sacrifice one of her children.
(b) A new king must be crowned.
(c) The queen must have another child.
(d) A new queen must be crowned.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who do Theseus and his friend find on the side of the road?
2. What is the name of the next town Theseus travels to after leaving the camp?
3. What does Theseus discover when reaching the palace?
4. What does Theseus continually pray to Poseidon about?
5. How are Theseus and his friend traveling to Athens?
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