Quiz: No One Can Get Above A 60% On This Ancient Greek Test. Can You?

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May the Gods be with you.

Challenge yourself with this ultimate Ancient Greek history test to find out how much you know about Ancient Greek society.

 Apr 08, 2018

1 of 18Pick your answer!

Who was the Greek God of wine?
Ares
Poseidon
Dionysus

2 of 18Pick your answer!

The Greeks hid in a giant wooden horse to get into which city?
Atlantis
Athens
Troy

3 of 18Pick your answer!

Achilles had one weak point on his body. Where was it?
Heel
Wrist
Ear

4 of 18Pick your answer!

Where did the Gods live?
The Parthenon in Athens
Mout Olympus
The island of Mykonos

5 of 18Pick your answer!

What horrific act did the mythical Oedipus do?
Ate his own children
Killed his father and married his mother
Burnt down the city of Thebes

6 of 18Pick your answer!

Which domain did the God, Hades rule?
The heavens
The Underworld
The sea

7 of 18Pick your answer!

The mythical figure of Arachne was later turned into what?
Pig
Serpent
Spider

8 of 18Pick your answer!

Phoebe, Themis, Cronus and Hyperion were what in Ancient Greek mythology?
Titans
Humans
Gods

9 of 18Pick your answer!

Which of these Goddesses was married to Zeus?
Aphrodite
Athena
Hera

10 of 18Pick your answer!

What kind of creature had only one eye?
Hydra
Cyclops
Centaur

11 of 18Pick your answer!

The word "hubris" referred to what in Ancient Greek society?
Hospitality toward guests
Extreme bravery
Defiance of the Gods

12 of 18Pick your answer!

Some of the Gods were brothers and sisters.
False
True

13 of 18Pick your answer!

Which Greek woman is said to have been so beautiful that her face launched 1,000 ships?
Helen
Cassandra
Penelope

14 of 18Fill in the blank!

The Pegasus was a __________ with wings.
Human
Cat
Horse

15 of 18Pick your answer!

Who is the Goddess of the hunting, the wilderness and wild animals?
Artemis
Hestia
Demeter

16 of 18Pick your answer!

After the Trojan War, Odysseus came straight home to his wife.
False
True

17 of 18Pick your answer!

What part of Greece did the famous 300 warriors come from?
Athens
Crete
Sparta

18 of 18Pick your answer!

Which creature could turn people into stone with her ugliness?
Minotaur
Siren
Gorgon Medusa
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Know a lot about Ancient Greece? Then take this challenging Ancient Greek history quiz to test yourself! Answer questions about Ancient Greek society, including about the gods: Zeus, Athena, Hera, Poseidon, Hades and more. Answer challenging questions about Greek texts like The Odyssey and The Iliad, and about what life was like in Ancient Greece.