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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 4: Chapter 7-9.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Theseus and his kinsmen practice on the ship?
(a) A dance.
(d) Speed drills.
2. In Theseus' dream, what does he use to move the rock?
(a) A wagon.
(c) Someone helps him.
(d) Wood poles.
3. Who requested the death of Theseus?
4. What does the queen announce the oracle has proclaimed about Theseus' coming?
(a) He's come to marry the queen.
(b) He's come to destroy the town.
(c) He's come to pay homage to the king and queen.
(d) He's come to kill the current king.
5. What do the people of the town pick someone to do every year?
(a) Select a new queen.
(b) Sacrifice one of the queen's children.
(c) Kill the current king.
(d) Kill the current queen.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Theseus choose not to travel to Athens on the ship?
2. Who seeks to take the throne from Aigeus?
3. Theseus has heard that if a dancer lasts _____ years the goddess sets them free.
4. What does the king violently stop Theseus from doing?
5. What does Theseus ask the king of the town just before taking his life?
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