Hyperborea: Quiz

Question 1: ________ mentioned the Hyperboreans, Herodotus reported, though the text is now lost, "and Homer also in the Epigoni, if that be really a work of his".
HesiodAnaximanderAncient GreeceDemosthenes

Question 2: Also, the sun was supposed to rise and set only once a year in Hyperborea; which would place it above or upon the ________, or, more generally, in the arctic polar regions.
70th parallel north60th parallel north65th parallel northArctic Circle

Question 3: In maps based on reference points and descriptions given by Strabo,[5] Hyperborea, shown variously as a peninsula or island, is located beyond ________ and has a greater latitudinal than longitudinal extent.
CanadaUnited KingdomFranceItaly

Question 4: ________, Rene Guenon and Julius Evola all shared the belief in the Hyperborean, polar origins of humankind and a subsequent solidification and devolution.
Helena BlavatskyMaitreya (Theosophy)Alice BaileyCharles Webster Leadbeater

Question 5: ________ referred to his sympathetic readers as Hyperboreans in The Antichrist (written 1888, published 1895) "Let us look each other in the face.
Friedrich NietzscheGeorg Wilhelm Friedrich HegelExistentialismImmanuel Kant

Question 6: Beyond these lived the one-eyed Arimaspians, further on there were gold-guarding ________, and beyond these the Hyperboreans.
Eagle (heraldry)GriffinSalamander (legendary creature)Unicorn

Question 7: Western European culture equally self-identified as Hyperborean; thus Washington Irving, in elaborating on Astoria in the ________, was of the opinion that,
Pacific NorthwestCanadaBritish ColumbiaWestern United States

Question 8: ________ arrived in Greek hands from some place known to be far to the north.

Question 9: The north of the Scandinavian peninsula is crossed by the ________, north of which there are sunless days during the winter and sunlit nights during the summer.
60th parallel northArctic Circle70th parallel north65th parallel north

Question 10: As the reindeer is the only deer species of which females bear antlers, this would suggest an ________ or subarctic region.
DesertArcticNorth American ArcticAntarctica

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