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Classical Mythology

Fun mythology quiz. 10 Questions.

 
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1

In Greek mythology which goddess, a daughter of Zeus, spent the winter months in Hades and was known as the Queen of the Underworld?

  • Aphrodite
  • Artemis
  • Persephone

2

In mythology who slew the gorgon, Medusa?

  • Jason
  • Perseus
  • Theseus

3

In mythology who was turned into a spider after she won a weaving contest against Athene?

  • Agdistis
  • Arachne
  • Ariadne

4

In Roman legend, which queen of Carthage killed herself as a result of her unrequited love for Aeneas?

  • Cassandra
  • Dido
  • Praxilla

5

In mythology what is the collective name for the seven daughters of Atlas and Pleione, who were turned into doves and placed among the stars by Zeus?

  • The Pentheus
  • The Pleiades
  • The Polydorus

6

In mythology who was the king of Ithaca and the father of Odysseus?

  • Laertes
  • Menelaus
  • Nestor

7

In mythology who was the ferryman who took the souls of the dead across the River Styx to Hades?

  • Charon
  • Deimos
  • Nereid

8

In mythology which daughter of King Priam was given the gift of foresight by Apollo, but was never believed each time she made a prophesy?

  • Cassandra
  • Cassiopeia
  • Europa

9

In mythology how many gods were said to have lived on Mount Olympus?

  • Eight
  • Ten
  • Twelve

10

In mythology who was the eldest son of King Priam, killed by Achilles in the Trojan War?

  • Deiphobus
  • Hector
  • Paris

 

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