Monster Greek Myths Quiz Quiz Statistics and Answer Key

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According to Odysseus, what's worse than being between a rock and a hard place?
The correct answer is "Being stuck between Skylla and Charybdis."

The Greeks seem awfully scared of most winged women. Who's the exception?
The correct answer is "Iris"

How many heads, minimum, did Herakles have to lop off to kill the Hydra?
The correct answer is "Nine"

What was imprisoned under Mt. Aetna to make it shake and spout fire?
The correct answer is "A giant with ninety-nine animal heads and one human head (Typhon)"

Who was the Minotaur's half-sister?
The correct answer is "Ariadne"

Who solved the Riddle of the Sphinx?
The correct answer is "Oedipus"

Polyphemos the Cyclops was the son of which god?
The correct answer is "Poseidon"

The Chimera had three heads. What were they?
The correct answer is "Serpent, Goat, Lion"

What distinguished Medusa from her sisters?
The correct answer is "She was mortal"

Which monster did Herakles NOT kill or fetch?
The correct answer is "Calydonian Boar"