Can You Sort Out These Greek Roots?
So it is of little surprise that Greek also plays its fair share. Do you know what these Greek roots in English originally meant? Choose the Greek root for the English words we ask about in this quiz. Which of these Greek roots means "Star?"
Which Greek God Are You?
The Greek gods often represent sides of humanity, sides of us. This quiz will attempt to test your mettle and see what kind of person you are, and what kind of Greek god most symbolizes you. Answer and take your place on Olympos...
How Well Do You Know the Greek Gods?
Ancient Greek mythology is bursting at the seams with fantastic stories of the gods and their heroes! Do you think you’re able to distinguish Hades from Helios, and Athena from Aphrodite? Then take this test and find out! Who was the god of fire?
Which Ancient Greek Archtype Are You?
The ancient Greeks believed humans had four fundamental personality types: Sanguine (enthusiastic, active, and social), choleric (short-tempered, fast, or irritable), melancholic (analytical, wise, and quiet), and phlegmatic (relaxed and peaceful).
Can You Pass Our Greek Mythology Quiz?
For others, they are simply rustic fables elevated and elaborated by the genius of Greek poets. Regardless, the myths of ancient Greece are among the most fascinating stories in all human history. Do you know your Perseus from your Achilles? Let’s put you to the test!
Find Out Who You Really Are According to the Greeks.
The ancient Greeks believed that humans have four main personality types: optimistic, impatient, calm and analytical. According to them, these personality types have a great influence on who we are, how we act, and how we make our decisions.
This Ancient Greek Test Reveals Your Hidden Nature
The Ancient Greeks believed that there were four main personality traits: sanguine, choleric, phlegmatic and melancholic. These four temperaments greatly influence who we are, what we do and why we do it.
Can We Test Your Knowledge of Ancient Greece?
The Athenians The Spartans The Corinthians The Argosians Slaves were a huge part of the Ancient Greek society True False The word "School" means what in ancient Greek? The word school actually meant "free time", which is quite the opposite of how it is used today.
Where Did These English Words Come From?
Latin Finnish Greek Hindi From what language does this English word originate from? From the Greek word 'Sarkazein' - to cut off flesh. Latin Old French Germanic Greek From what language does this English word originate from? From the French word for a workman's smock.
The Ultimate New Testament Brain Teasers
The gospels were written in Koine (common) Greek, which was the international language of much of Europe and Asia since the time of Alexander the Great. It is unknown whether Jesus spoke Greek at all, but many of his time did, and has mother even had a Greek name, Mary.
Can You Answer 15 Mythological Questions?
In Greek Mythology, what creature has snakes for hair? Medusa The Minotaur The Hydra Aphrodite What Creature is half man and half bull? The Minotaur The Naga The Hydra A Griffin In Greek Mythology, what is the name of the Three-headed dog guarding the entrance to Hades?
Mohammed Job Buddha Abraham Hephaestus was the Greek God of what? Fire and Blacksmiths Love and Desire Hunting Life and Death Buddha is said to have lived in which of these centuries? 5th BC 1st 6th AD 15th BC In Judaism, how many books make up the 'Torah', the first part of the old testament?
Is it All Ancient History to You?
Carthage was destroyed by Rome in 146 B.C. as was the Greek city state of Corinth. Carthage Thebes Alexandria Cairo Troy was an ancient city in Asia Minor. Which modern country corresponds with ancient Asia Minor?
Are These Facts, Legends or Myths?
In Greek mythology, the Trojan war was waged on the city of Troy after Paris took Helen from the King of Sparta. Odysseus devised a plan that the Trojan horse was a gift, and entered the spartan walls and destroyed the city as it was filled with 100 soldiers.
Can You Speak All of the Languages of Love?
Italian French Spanish Portuguese Je t'aime: French Dutch Spanish Russian Aishite imasu: Japanese Mandarin Taiwanese Hindi Nakupenda: Swahili Greek Cantonese Korean Ich liebe dich: German Russian Farsi Afrikaans Eu te amo: Portuguese Turkish Spanish Italian Miluji te: Czech Arabic French Maltese Volim
Can You Solve 15 General Knowledge Questions?
16 9 12 15 According to Greek mythology who was the first woman on earth? Lilith Pandora Eve Janet The groundnut is better known as....? Pine nut Peanut King Nut Walnut How many letters are there in the GERMAN alphabet? 26 27 20 30 What is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in men?
What Do You Know About the Sun?
Solar wind Sun spots Granules Eclipse What did the Greeks call the sun? Ancient Greek religion personified the Sun as the male deity Helios. The Greeks depicted their Sun god Helios being hauled in a horse-drawn chariot from east to west across the sky.
Know You These Myths and Folk Tales?
The Ancient Greek word "lethe" means forgetfulness, and it's from there that "lethargy" derives Acheron Lethe Phlegethon Styx Traditionally, what is Robin Hood’s proper surname?
How About Some Light Trivia?
Greek was the most international language at the time, and many Romans spoke it when addressing a non-Roman. Aramaic Latin Greek Persian What sport are you not allowed to play left handed? This is for safety reasons since it involves horses and tools and can easily become a pile-up.
How Much Do You Know About Norse Mythology?
The old Norse religion is something reminiscent of the Greek mythology - Big, strong warrior gods with human personalities and a range of skills and personal histories. Even today, some in Denmark and Sweden still worship these same gods.
Which Language IS IT?
Latin Greek Spanish Portguese Which language is this? French Italian Bulgarian Spanish Which language is this? Polish Czech Finnish Estonian Which language is this? German Dutch Bulgarian Swedish Which language is this? Spanish Portuguese Italian French Which language is this?
What Do You Know About Medieval Times?
Who is credited with preserving many of the ancient Greek literary classics during the Dark Ages? Monks in monasteries University scholars The royal houses of Europe The noble class What happened to the European Jews of the Middle Ages?
Let's Go On a World Tour!
The pilot wants to take you to the largest island in Greece, but she forgot which island it is… Crete Rhodes Corfu Santorini You said goodbye to your pilot in Crete, the largest in the Greek islands that is 252 km long and ranges in width from 12 to 60 km.
Can You Identify the Language From a Lone Sentence?
Greek Thai Hindi Russian Choose the language you think the sentence is in. Latin Italian French Portuguese Choose the language you think the sentence is in. Hindi Thai Vietnamese Greek Last Question: What is the sentence written in all the previous questions when translated to English?