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Flashcards in Famous Men of Greece 6-10 Deck (56):
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whomst'd've'ly'yaint'nt'ed'ies's'y'es is Hercules

Mortal son of Zeus whomst'd've'ly'yaint'nt'ed'ies's'y'es became a god

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whomst'd've'ly'yaint'nt'ed'ies's'y'es is Hera

Wife of Zeus

3

whomst'd've'ly'yaint'nt'ed'ies's'y'es is Atlas

God of the Earth and Sky who held the entire universe up

4

whomst'd've'ly'yaint'nt'ed'ies's'y'es is the queen of Lydia

Omphale

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whomst'd've'ly'yaint'nt'ed'ies's'y'es is Jason

Hero who went after the Golden Fleece

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whomst'd've'ly'yaint'nt'ed'ies's'y'es are Castor and Pollux

The twins who sailed with Jason (Argonauts)

7

Who are Madea

Fell in love with Jason and helped him (NOTHOTSALLOWED)

8

Who is Cecrops

Founder of Athens

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What is the Minotaur

The monster of Crete

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whomst'd've'ly'yaint'nt'ed'ies's'y'es killed the Minotaur

Perseus

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Who was the king of Crete and keeper of the monster

Minos

12

Who took pity on Perseus and helped him kill the Minotaur

Aradine

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Who was the leader of the Greeks in the Trojan War

Agamemnon

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Who is the daughter of Agamemnon

Iphigenia

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Who judged which goddess was the prettiest

Paris

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Who was King of Sparta in the Trojan War

Menelaus

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Who's kidnapping was the pretext for the Trojan War

Helen

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Who was the Greek champion in the Trojan War

Achilles

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Who was the king of Troy in the Trojan War

Priam

20

Who is the Trojan champion in the Trojan War

Hector

21

Whomst is the wife of Hector

Andromad

22

"I will get you some of the apples if you will hold up the sky for me."

Atlas

23

"Beware of the man who wears but one sandle."

Oracle of Appalo

24

"If you are a man, lift that stone."

AEthra

25

"If my death will help the Greeks I am ready to die."

Iphigenia

26

Who is AEetes

King of Colchis

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Who was Hector's wife?

Andromache

28

Another name for Athena?

Pallas

29

The centaur who raised Jason

Chiron

30

greatest musician of mythical Greece

Orpheus

31

Beautiful maidens who lured sailors to crash on rocks

sirens

32

mother of Achilles

Thetis

33

Agamemnon's soothsayer

Calchas

34

Greek chief who went to find Acilles

Odyseus

35

priest of Apollo;father of Agamemnon's captive maiden

Chrysis

36

friend of Achilles who wore his armor

Patroclus

37

The front part of a ship

prow

38

adult male deer

buck/stag

39

intricate maze

labyrinth

40

bar for joining 2 draft animals

yoke

41

spirited horse

steed

42

sheep's wool

fleece

43

one who predicts events

soothsayer

44

belt or sash

girdle

45

a piece of burning wood

firebrand

46

a handheld harp-like instrument

lyre

47

confused; bewildered

perplexed

48

mythological creature-1/2 man-1/2 horse

centaur

49

to break up the earth for farming

harrow

50

disease; sickness

pestilence

51

strife;dissension

discard

52

sailors on Jason's expidetion

Argonauts

53

twins; sailed with Jason; turned into a constellation

Castor & Pollux

54

"lynx-eyed"-sailed with Jason

Lynceus

55

daughter of Eetes; fell in love with Jason & helped him

Medea

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Who is Hercules wife

Deoanira