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1

___ is where Octavion defeated Antony and Cleopatra, and where Aeneas stopped and placed a trophy.

Actium

2

___ is the priest of Neptune who warned the Trojans about the horse and was strangled by sea serpents.

Laocoon

3

Where did Helenus and Andromache live?

Buthrotum

4

Who is the God of Prophecies and protector of Troy?

Apollo

5

___ is the Trojan ancestor from Italy

Dardanus

6

___ is another name for Iulius.

Ascanius

7

___ is a place in Sicily where Anchises died.

Drepanum

8

___ is the wife of Helenus who was previously married to Hector.

Andromache

9

___ is an island where Anchises thinks they should settle.

Crete

10

___ are household gods.

Penates

11

The ___ is a one-eyed being in Sicily.

Cyclops

12

___ is the princess of Troy who was never believed because she was cursed by Apollo.

Cassandra

13

___ was a Greek liar who convinced the Trojans to take in the horse.

Sinon

14

___ is another name for Italy

Hesperia

15

___ was the leader of the Harpies who said Aeneas would end up so hungry that he would eat tables.

Celaeno

16

___ is the Trojan ancestor on Crete.

Teucer

17

___ is a sea monster to be avoided by Aeneas.

Scylla

18

___ is the son of Achilles who killed Polites, then killed Priam.

Pyrrhus

19

___ was the loyal friend of Aeneas who goes everywhere with him and started the fire

Achates

20

Who was the Greek left behind by Ulysses in the land of the Cyclops?

Achaemenides

21

___ is the island where they sought the oracle of Apollo.

Delos

22

___ is the wife of Aeneas who died at Troy.

Creusa

23

___ is the old king of Troy.

Priam

24

___ is the best Trojan fighter who came to Aeneas in a dream.

Hector

25

___ is the wife of king Priam and the queen of Troy

Hecuba

26

___ is the queen of the gods who hated Aeneas.

Juno

27

___ is another name for Troy.

Ilium

28

___ is the woman who was stolen by Paris causing the whole war. She was nearly killed by Aeneas when he saw her as Troy was falling.

Helen

29

___ is the son of Aeneas.

Iulius

30

___ is the prophet who told Aeneas what to avoid on his way to Italy.

Helenus

31

___ is the father of Aeneas.

Anchises

32

___ is a name for the Trojan settlement in Crete and also another name for Troy.

Pergamum

33

The ___ are bird women who befouled the food.

Harpies

34

___ is the mother of Aeneas.

Venus