Ancient Greece - Hestia

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Ancient Greece - Hestia.

1. Who was Hestia married to?
a. Poseidon
b. Apollo
c. Ares
d. Hephaestus
e. She wasn't married

2. Hestia was the goddess of home, family, and what else?
a. Wisdom
b. Beauty
c. Hearth
d. Moon
e. Harvest

3. Which of the following was a child of Hestia?
a. Persephone
b. Ares
c. Eros
d. Orion
e. She didn't have any children

4. Which of the following was a symbol of Hestia?
a. Kettle
b. Swan
c. Owl
d. Pomegranate
e. Wheat

5. What was Hestia's Roman name?
a. Juno
b. Diana
c. Ceres
d. Vesta
e. Venus

6. What god is sometimes included in the Twelve Olympians instead of Hestia?
a. Cronus
b. Rhea
c. Dionysus
d. Atlas
e. Orion

7. True or False: Hestia wasn't included in a lot of the Greek stories about the gods.

8. Which of the following best describes Hestia?
a. A spiteful and vengeful god
b. A violent and bloodthirsty god
c. A devious and political god
d. A kind and gentle god
e. All of the above

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

10. What element of Hestia would be carried to a newly established Greek colony?
a. Hestia's soil
b. Hestia's stone
c. Hestia's flame
d. Hestia's water
e. Hestia's tree

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