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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Theogony.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who lives in a cave under a rock in 'Theogony'?
(a) Echidna.
(b) Achilles.
(c) Apollo.
(d) Sparta.

2. Who follows Aphrodite after her birth in 'Theogony'?
(a) Apollo.
(b) Zeus and Hera.
(c) Eros and Desire.
(d) Eros and Jealousy.

3. The Muses tell a story to Hesiod in 'Theogony'. Who do the Muses say came into the world first?
(a) Earth.
(b) Eros.
(c) Night.
(d) Chaos.

4. How many muses are there?
(a) 3.
(b) 9.
(c) 15.
(d) 50.

5. What prophecy do Heaven and Earth tell Cronus about in 'Theogony'?
(a) That he will rule the gods.
(b) That he will be overthrown by his daughter.
(c) That he will live forever.
(d) That he will be overthrown by his son.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who is the most awful child of Earth and Heaven?

2. Who is Zeus' first child?

3. Who gives birth to Aether and Day?

4. According to Hesiod's poem 'Theogony', how does Cronus try to prevent Heaven and Earth's prophecy?

5. Who does the speaker praise in the beginning of 'Theogony' ?

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