Ancient Greece - Hades

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Ancient Greece - Hades.

1. Hades was the god of death, riches, and what else?
a. Music
b. Travel
c. The sea
d. The Underworld
e. War

2. Who was Hades married to?
a. Persephone
b. Hera
c. Athena
d. Aphrodite
e. Demeter

3. Which of the following was a child of Hades?
a. Melinoe
b. Phobos
c. Athena
d. Orion
e. He didn't have any children

4. Which of the following was a symbol of Hades?
a. Hammer
b. Trident
c. Spear
d. Pomegranate
e. Cerberus

5. What was Hades' Roman name?
a. Mars
b. Vulcan
c. Pluto
d. Jupiter
e. Bacchus

6. What special power did Hades' helmet, the Helm of Darkness, have?
a. Strength
b. Invisibility
c. Breath under water
d. Speed
e. Flying

7. Who was the ferryman that took people into the Underworld for Hades?
a. Atlas
b. Zeus
c. Perseus
d. Orion
e. Charon

8. Who was Hades' father and king of the Titans?
a. Zeus
b. Cronus
c. Ares
d. Hades
e. Atlas

9. What kind of creatures pull Hades' chariot?
a. Giant dogs
b. Golden lions
c. Boars with iron armor
d. Black horses
e. Elephants

10. What was the name of Hades' three-headed dog?
a. Rover
b. Spot
c. Cerberus
d. Buddy
e. Lassie

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