Welcome to our Greek Mythology Trivia! Unleash your inner historian and prepare yourself to dive into the captivating world of Greek mythology. This collection of trivia will challenge your knowledge of the ancient world, full of divine deities, terrifying creatures, and epic heroes. From the mighty Zeus to the cunning Odysseus, and from the beautiful Aphrodite to the tragic Pandora, these questions cover a wide spectrum of Greek mythology. So, whether you’re an enthusiast or a novice, take this journey back in time and let’s see how much you truly know about the legendary tales that have shaped literature and art for millennia. Enjoy and good luck!
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1. Who was the king of the gods in Greek mythology? Reveal Answer Zeus 2. Who was the goddess of love and beauty? Reveal Answer Aphrodite 3. Who is the Greek god of war? Reveal Answer Ares 4. What three-headed dog guards the underworld? Reveal Answer Cerberus 5. Who was the god of wine? Reveal Answer Dionysus 6. Who was the god of the sea? Reveal Answer Poseidon 7. Who was cursed to forever push a boulder uphill? Reveal Answer Sisyphus 8. Who was the muse of history? Reveal Answer Clio 9. Which god had winged sandals? Reveal Answer Hermes 10. Who was the Greek goddess of wisdom? Reveal Answer Athena 11. What was the name of the titan who gave fire to humanity? Reveal Answer Prometheus 12. Who was the ferryman of the underworld? Reveal Answer Charon 13. Who was the Greek god of the Underworld? Reveal Answer Hades 14. Who was the wife of Zeus and queen of the gods? Reveal Answer Hera 15. Which titan held up the sky? Reveal Answer Atlas 16. What was the name of the monstrous whirlpool in Greek mythology? Reveal Answer Charybdis 17. Who was the Greek goddess of the harvest? Reveal Answer Demeter 18. Who opened a box releasing all the evils of mankind? Reveal Answer Pandora 19. Who was the half-man, half-bull creature that lived in the Labyrinth? Reveal Answer Minotaur 20. Which monster has snakes for hair? Reveal Answer Medusa 21. What was the name of Odysseus’ faithful wife? Reveal Answer Penelope 22. Who was the mother of Achilles? Reveal Answer Thetis 23. Who flew too close to the sun on wings of wax? Reveal Answer Icarus 24. What is the name of the river in the Underworld? Reveal Answer Styx 25. Who was the Greek god of dreams? Reveal Answer Morpheus 26. Who was the first woman on earth according to Greek mythology? Reveal Answer Pandora 27. Who was the legendary Greek king who turned everything he touched into gold? Reveal Answer Midas 28. Which hero killed the Minotaur? Reveal Answer Theseus 29. Which mortal piper was known for challenging the gods to a music contest? Reveal Answer Marsyas 30. Who was the centaur that trained Greek heroes? Reveal Answer Chiron 31. Which Greek god was known as the ‘Earth-Shaker’? Reveal Answer Poseidon 32. Which hero completed twelve immense labors? Reveal Answer Hercules 33. Which god drove the chariot of the sun across the sky? Reveal Answer Helios 34. Who was the god of darkness and chaos? Reveal Answer Erebus 35. Who was the Greek goddess of victory? Reveal Answer Nike 36. Who was the beautiful mortal maiden loved by Eros? Reveal Answer Psyche 37. What was the name of the 100-eyed giant in Greek mythology? Reveal Answer Argus 38. Who was the god of fire and the forge? Reveal Answer Hephaestus 39. Who was known as the ‘Messenger of the Gods’? Reveal Answer Hermes 40. What is the name of the winged horse in Greek mythology? Reveal Answer Pegasus 41. Who was the goddess of the moon? Reveal Answer Selene 42. Who was the mother of Dionysus who was brought to Olympus after her death? Reveal Answer Semele 43. Which hero is known for his strength and for killing his wife and children in a fit of madness? Reveal Answer Hercules 44. Who was the muse of love poetry? Reveal Answer Erato 45. Who was the Greek goddess of strife and discord? Reveal Answer Eris 46. Who was the muse of epic poetry? Reveal Answer Calliope 47. Who was the Greek god of love? Reveal Answer Eros 48. Who was the muse of comedy? Reveal Answer Thalia 49. Which monster had a lion’s head, a goat’s body, and a dragon’s tail? Reveal Answer Chimera 50. Who was the king who unwittingly killed his father and married his mother? Reveal Answer Oedipus 51. Which creature was half-woman and half-bird, luring sailors to their doom with their beautiful song? Reveal Answer Sirens 52. Who was the muse of astronomy? Reveal Answer Urania 53. Who killed the Gorgon Medusa? Reveal Answer Perseus 54. Who was the hunter that was killed by a scorpion and placed among the stars? Reveal Answer Orion 55. What was the name of Zeus’ shield? Reveal Answer Aegis 56. Who was the muse of tragedy? Reveal Answer Melpomene 57. Who was the Greek god of sleep? Reveal Answer Hypnos 58. Who was the god of healing, music, and prophecy? Reveal Answer Apollo 59. What is the name of the nymph who was transformed into a laurel tree? Reveal Answer Daphne 60. Who was the Greek goddess of the hunt? Reveal Answer Artemis 61. Who was the muse of music? Reveal Answer Euterpe 62. What was the home of the Greek gods? Reveal Answer Mount Olympus 63. Who was the muse of dance? Reveal Answer Terpsichore 64. Who was the Greek goddess of the rainbow? Reveal Answer Iris 65. What was the name of the sea monster that threatened Andromeda? Reveal Answer Cetus 66. Who was the Greek god of light and the sun? Reveal Answer Apollo 67. Who was the king who made a foolish wish and couldn’t touch anything without turning it into gold? Reveal Answer Midas 68. Who is the titaness of memory and mother of the Muses? Reveal Answer Mnemosyne 69. Who is the father of Theseus, the slayer of the Minotaur? Reveal Answer Aegeus 70. Which bird is associated with Athena? Reveal Answer Owl 71. Who is the Greek counterpart to the Roman goddess Venus? Reveal Answer Aphrodite 72. Who was the Titaness who was tricked into taking Atlas’ burden of holding up the sky? Reveal Answer Hera 73. Who is the Greek counterpart to the Roman god Mars? Reveal Answer Ares 74. Who was the wife of Orpheus, whom he tried to bring back from the dead? Reveal Answer Eurydice Reveal Answer Adonis 76. Who was the river god that was father to Achilles? Reveal Answer Peleus 77. Which nymph was loved by Apollo and gave birth to Hermes? Reveal Answer Maia 78. Which deity was born from Zeus’ forehead? Reveal Answer Athena 79. Which Greek hero was raised by his grandmother in the wilderness? Reveal Answer Paris Reveal Answer The Graeae 81. Who was the leader of the Argonauts? Reveal Answer Jason 82. What creature did Bellerophon and Pegasus slay? Reveal Answer Chimera 83. Who was the muse of hymns? Reveal Answer Polyhymnia 84. What was the name of the ship in which Jason and the Argonauts sailed? Reveal Answer The Argo 85. Who was the Titaness of justice and order? Reveal Answer Themis 86. Which God was known as the ‘Lord of the Silver Bow’? Reveal Answer Apollo 87. What was the creature that was half-man and half-horse? Reveal Answer Centaur 88. Who killed Achilles by shooting an arrow to his heel? Reveal Answer Paris 89. Who guided the souls of the dead to the underworld? Reveal Answer Hermes 90. Who was the father of all monsters in Greek mythology? Reveal Answer Typhon 91. Who was the wife and sister of Osiris in Egyptian mythology? Reveal Answer Isis 92. Who was the first mortal woman, created by Hephaestus on the instructions of Zeus? Reveal Answer Pandora 93. Who was the hero that was dipped in the River Styx as a baby, making him invincible except for his heel? Reveal Answer Achilles 94. Who is the mother of Artemis and Apollo? Reveal Answer Leto 95. Who was the wife of King Minos who fell in love with the bull sent by Poseidon? Reveal Answer Pasiphae 96. Who is the Greek god of the west wind? Reveal Answer Zephyrus 97. Who was the mortal that was turned into a spider for challenging Athena to a weaving contest? Reveal Answer Arachne 98. Who is the Greek god of time? Reveal Answer Chronos 99. Which Greek hero was known for his cunning and deceit, as well as his physical strength? Reveal Answer Odysseus 100. What was the name of the nine-headed water serpent that Hercules was tasked to kill? Reveal Answer Hydra 101. Who was the muse of lyric poetry? Reveal Answer Erato