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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is Theseus' mentor?
2. How many women had Aigeus been married to before he met Theseus' mother?
3. What is the name of the man who kills Theseus' friend?
4. Who is the town ruled by?
(c) The elderly.
(d) The townspeople.
5. From what god is Theseus told from birth that he is begotten?
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Theseus choose not to travel to Athens on the ship?
2. What does the oracle announce about Theseus' journey?
3. Who does Theseus find to leave his sword?
4. What does Theseus and his men come upon at the end of the borders?
5. How old is Theseus when he is sent to begin his service to Poseidon?
Short Essay Questions
1. Evaluate Theseus' actions, concentrating on how much he has matured as king.
2. Describe two different ways Persephone tries to have Theseus killed.
3. Explain the importance of Theseus' dream after a harper comes to the palace.
4. Analyze the relationship between Theseus and Queen Persephone, concentrating on how she makes him feel.
5. Describe two things that Theseus and Dexios encounter on Isthmus Road.
6. Explain why Theseus becomes angry with his mother after she tells him to lift the stone.
7. Explain how Theseus' chariot crashes on the battlefield.
8. Explain the significance of Theseus' grandfather sacrificing the king horse.
9. Compare two events where Theseus is somewhat harsh in his mannerisms.
10. Evaluate the impact of Theseus' relationship with Simo, describing how this relationship helped Theseus to grow.
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