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Question 1: The ship had to be maintained in a seaworthy state, for it annually carried the Athenian envoys to the festival of Apollo at ________.
ChiosDelosPatmosMilos

Question 2: What does the following picture show?

  Theseus and the Centaur by Antonio Canova
  The deeds of Theseus, on an Attic red-figured kylix, ca. 440-430 BCE (British Museum)
  Theseus carries off the willing Helen, on an Attic red-figure amphora, ca. 510 BCE
  Detail of the kylix at right: Theseus and the Crommyonian Sow, with Phaea

Question 3: What does the following picture show?

  Theseus and the Centaur by Antonio Canova
  Theseus and Aethra, by Laurent de La Hyre
  Theseus and the Minotaur on 6th-century black-figure pottery
  Theseus carries off the willing Helen, on an Attic red-figure amphora, ca. 510 BCE

Question 4: On his arrival in Crete, King Minos' daughter ________, out of love for Theseus, gave him a ball of string so he could find his way out.
AthenaAriadneGreek mythologyDionysus

Question 5: What does the following picture show?

  Theseus and Aethra, by Laurent de La Hyre
  Theseus captures the Marathonian Bull (kylix painted by Aison, 5th cent. BC)
  with the head of Minotaur

Question 6: In The Frogs, ________ credited him with inventing many everyday Athenian traditions.
SophoclesAristophanesAncient GreeceEuripides

Question 7:
Theseus, Julius Caesar and Augustus are all:
Kings of Athens Characters in Book VI of the Aeneid Greek mythological hero cult Theseus

Question 8:
Which of the following titles did Theseus have?

Question 9: Theseus is also a prominent character as the Duke of Athens in ________'s plays, A Midsummer Night's Dream and The Two Noble Kinsmen.
William ShakespeareHamletShakespeare's lifeShakespeare authorship question

Question 10:
Theseus, Heracles and Orpheus are all:
Offspring of Poseidon Kings of Athens Argonauts Founding monarchs







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