Quiz 2 for Chapter 6 Parts 1-5

Quiz 2 for Chapter 6 Parts 1-5



1. The Golden Age ends with.. A. the advent of war amongst the Gods and Goddesses.
B. the advent of woman.
C. the advent of man.
D. all of the above.
E. none of the above.



2. The Ages of Silver and Bronze are characterized by Hesiod as.. A. filled with violence and mindless aggression.
B. children and adolescents.
C. in terms of male warriors.
D. declines in mankind.
E. all of the above.



3. Hesiod does NOT link the decline of man to.. A. women.
B. fire.
C. inhaling smoke.
D. the male principle of divinity.
E. cooked meat.



4. Foods are linked to the decline of man (by Hesiod) because.. A. it is toxic to inhale the fumes.
B. it makes men stronger.
C. cooking with fire breaks man's link to nature.
D. all of the above.
E. none of the above



5. There are two myths concerning the creation of Pandora:

The first myth says..

A. Athena created her to be a sacrifice to Zeus.
B. She was manufactured by men from clay and water.
C. She fell from the sky in a meteor shower.
D. she was created by Hephaestus from Mt. Olympus snow and flowers.
E. she was created by Hephaetus at Zeus' command.



6. There are two myths concerning the creation of Pandora:

The second myth says..

A. she is the personification of blessings of many of the Gods and Goddesses.
B. she was created by Aphrodite of wheat and mist.
C. she was created by Prom etheus along with men.
D. she was created by Gaea along with men.
E. all of the above.



7. Pandora is seen as.. A. Zeus' tempting gift.
B. a sacrifice to Zeus.
C. the Goddess of World Order.
D. the Goddess of Allure.
E. all of the above.



8. According to Hesiod, which does NOT describe Pandora? A. A curse of mankind.
B. A thievish nature.
C. An irresistible beauty.
D. A complex creature.
E. A blessing of mankind.

(Optional) You may fill in the following information to E-mail the results of your test/quiz to your instructor.
Student Name:
Student E-mail Address:
Student ID #:
Course/Section:
Professor's Name:
Professor's E-mail Address:
Comments about this test/quiz: