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20 questions theseus

  1. 1. Twenty Questions Subject: English
  2. 2. Twenty Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
  3. 3. 1. Who’s Theseus?
  4. 4. 2. Where is the myth set?
  5. 5. 3. Name four places mentioned
  6. 6. 4. Why does Theseus go to Crete?
  7. 7. 5. Name two bad people in the story
  8. 8. 6. What is the Minotaur like?
  9. 9. 7. Who helpsTheseus? And How?
  10. 10. 8. What promise does Theseus make?
  11. 11. 9. What do “black sails, white sails”mean?
  12. 12. 10. Back in Athens, why is Theseusunhappy?
  13. 13. 11. Why are Athenians happy?
  14. 14. 12. How many young Atheniansdo the Minotaur kill?
  15. 15. 13. Why does Theseus’ s fatherdie?
  16. 16. 14. Does Theseus keep his promise toAriadne?
  17. 17. 15. Give a synonym for “maze”
  18. 18. 16. What is the sea named afterKing Aegeus?
  19. 19. 17. What does Theseus use to killthe Minotaur?
  20. 20. 18. Whose sword does Theseusfind under a rock?
  21. 21. 19. Who help Theseus find thelost ring?
  22. 22. 20. What mistake does Theseusmake?
  23. 23. How many correct answers have you got?AND NOW THE ANSWERS
  24. 24. 1. Who’s Theseus? Theseus’ s a young man who fights against a terrible monster. He is Poseidon’s and King Aegeus’ son.
  25. 25. 2. Where is the myth set? It is set in (Ancient) Greece.
  26. 26. 3. Name four places mentioned Troezem, Athens, Crete and the island of Naxos
  27. 27. 4. Why does Theseus go to Crete? He goes there to kill the Minotaur
  28. 28. 5. Name two bad people in the story Medea and King Minos
  29. 29. 6. What is the Minotaur like? It is half bull and half man. It is tall.
  30. 30. 7. Who helpsTheseus? And How? Ariadne, King Minos’ daughter.She gives Theseus a sword and a piece of string to help him get out of the maze.
  31. 31. 8. What promise does Theseus make? Theseus promises to take Ariadne to Athens
  32. 32. 9. What do “black sails, white sails”mean? “Black Sails” mean that the Minotaur is dead. “Black Sails” mean that the Minotaur is alive and Theseus is dead.
  33. 33. 10. Back in Athens, why is Theseusunhappy? Because his father is dead.
  34. 34. 11. Why are Athenians happy? Because the Minotaur is dead and from now on young Athenians will not be killed by the Minotaur.
  35. 35. 12. How many young Atheniansdo the Minotaur kill? 14
  36. 36. 13. Why does Theseus’ s fatherdie? Because he sees the black sails and thinks that his son is dead
  37. 37. 14. Does Theseus keep his promise toAriadne? No,he doesn’t take her to Athend. He leaves her on the island of Naxos
  38. 38. 15. Give a synonym for “maze” labyrinth
  39. 39. 16. What is the sea named afterKing Aegeus? The Aegean Sea
  40. 40. 17. What does Theseus use to killthe Minotaur?A knife
  41. 41. 18. Whose sword does Theseusfind under a rock? King Aegeus’s sword
  42. 42. 19. Who help Theseus find thelost ring? Two dolphins
  43. 43. 20. What mistake does Theseusmake? A) He doesn’t keep his promise B) He takes down the black sails too late

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