Chapter 4: Part 2 review quiz 2

Chapter 4: Part 2 review quiz 2



1. According to the text, Zeus's battle with Typhoeus is best understood as which of the following? a. An example of the chthonic aspect of the masculine god within a patriarchal system.
b. A subordination of the Great Goddess.
c. A son's Oedipal envy of his father.
d. The universal struggle between Thanatos and Eros.



2. Which of the following best define the term "chthonic?" a. Masculine.
b. Death wielding.
c. A wish for death.
d. Life force.



3. As reinterpreted by the patriarchal system, the chthonic aspect of the Great Goddess is associated with which of the following goddesses? a. Athena
b. Hera
c. Aphrodite
d. Hecate



4. As reinterpreted by the patriarchal system, Eros becomes associated with which of the following goddesses? a. Athena
b. Hera
c. Hecate
d. Aphrodite



5. An eventual outcome of the patriarchal influence in Greek mythology is that gods like Ares and heroes like Heracles and Jason consistently exemplify the superiority of the masculine over the feminine. True
False

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