Greek Mythology

Greek Mythology

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1.

Who is the the Greek goddess of wisdom, war, the arts, industry, justice and skill?

Persephone
Hera
Athena
Arachne
I don't know
2.

How was Athena "born"?

A ragged artist chiseled her from stone and breathed life into her.
She materialized from a rainbow.
She sprung, fully-grown out of her father's head.
She was born of sea foam.
I don't know
3.

Arachne was a weaver of beautiful tapestries. She committed suicide and Athena brought her back to as a:

Child
Spider
Crab
Rat
I don't know
4.

Where is the home of the Greek gods?

The Aegean Sea
Athens, Greece
Mt Olympus
The island of Santorini
I don't know
5.

Who was Cerberus?

The snake-haired woman whose image would turn one to stone
The six legged horse that ran faster than the wind
The three headed, dragon-tailed dog at the gates of Hades
A displaced prince who roamed the lands in ragged beggar's clothing
I don't know
6.

According to Greek legend, who was the first woman on earth?

Athena
Hera
Calliope
Pandora
I don't know
7.

In Roman mythology the god of War is:

Mars
Atlas
Apollo
Jupiter
I don't know
8.

Ambrosia is:

Zeus' first daughter
The food of the gods
The seaweed that Atlas wore as jewelry
A deadly poison used by the gods
I don't know
9.

In mythology, which Roman god is the equivalent to the Greek god Zeus?

Mars
Atlas
Apollo
Jupiter
I don't know
10.

Who had a face that "launched a thousand ships?"

Hera
Medusa
Cleopatra
Helen of Troy
I don't know
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