Statistics for 101 Figures from Greek Mythology

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Hint Answer % Correct
King of the godsZeus
99%
God of the underworldHades
96%
God of the seaPoseidon
94%
Sister and wife of the aboveHera
89%
Main hero of the Greeks during
the Trojan War
Achilles
88%
Muscular demi-god who performed
twelve labors
Heracles
88%
Goddess of love and beautyAphrodite
87%
God of warAres
86%
One of the above who was beheadedMedusa
84%
Goddess of wisdomAthena
83%
Messenger god with winged sandalsHermes
82%
River that forms the border
of the underworld
Styx
80%
Half-human, half-horse creatureCentaur
80%
Woman kidnapped by the aboveHelen
80%
Winged horsePegasus
79%
Half-man, half-bull who lived in
the labyrinth
Minotaur
79%
Giant one-eyed creatureCyclops
79%
King with the "golden touch"Midas
77%
God whose oracle was found at DelphiApollo
75%
She opened a box containing all
the world's problems
Pandora
75%
Goddess of the hunt and the moonArtemis
75%
Commonly depicted holding the world
on his shoulders
Atlas
74%
Race of warrior womenAmazons
74%
Mountain where the gods resideOlympus
73%
Three-headed dog that guards
the underworld
Cerberus
73%
God of wineDionysus
70%
Creatures who lured sailors to their
deaths with their irresistible calls
Sirens
70%
Hero who searched for the
Golden Fleece
Jason
70%
Son of the above who flew too
close to the sun
Icarus
70%
Trojan prince who shot the
above in the heel
Paris
68%
Hunter whose belt is seen in
the stars today
Orion
67%
Goddess who was kidnapped
by the above
Persephone
66%
God of love and sexEros
66%
Clever king of Ithaca who built the
Trojan Horse
Odysseus
64%
King cursed to kill his father and
marry his mother
Oedipus
64%
Term for the earlier generation of
deities which included the above
Titan
63%
Ship sailed by the aboveArgo
63%
Former chief deity who devoured
his children
Cronus
63%
God of the forge and volcanoesHephaestus
62%
Multi-headed monster. When one
head is cut off, two grow in its place.
Hydra
61%
He fell in love with his own reflectionNarcissus
61%
Hero who slayed the abovePerseus
60%
Goddess of discordEris
57%
Main Trojan heroHector
55%
Primordial goddess of the EarthGaia
55%
Nine inspirational goddesses of science,
literature, and the arts
Muses
55%
He made men, and gave them firePrometheus
55%
Hybrid creature who eats those who
cannot answer its riddle
Sphinx
55%
Type of creature with hair made of
snakes whose gaze turned men to stone
Gorgon
53%
Winged goddess of victoryNike
53%
Goddess of the harvest and fertilityDemeter
53%
Wife of the above; namesake of a galaxyAndromeda
52%
King of Mycenae. Main Greek leader
during the Trojan War.
Agamemnon
51%
Body of a lion, head and wings
of an eagle
Griffin
50%
Term for a minor female nature deityNymph
49%
Place for heros in the afterlife{Elysian} Fields
46%
Ugly half-woman / half-bird creatureHarpy
45%
Hero who slayed the aboveTheseus
42%
Personification of the moonSelene
42%
He built the labyrinth for the above,
was imprisoned within it, but escaped
with wings made of wax
Daedalus
42%
Personification of the sun who drives
a chariot through the sky
Helios
42%
Lion / goat / snake hybrid. Today a
word that refers to any hybrid creature.
Chimera
41%
Legendary king of CreteMinos
38%
Virgin goddess of the hearthHestia
36%
Creature with a horse's tail and a
perpetual erection
Satyr
35%
Primodial god of the skyUranus
34%
Island enchantress who turned
men into swine
Circe
33%
King of TroyPriam
33%
Wife of the abovePenelope
32%
Sailors might find themselves betwixt
these two sea monsters
Scylla
32%
Son of the above who blows
a conch like a trumpet
Triton
29%
Twins who together make up
the constellation Gemini
Castor
28%
Twins who together make up
the constellation Gemini
Pollux
28%
A deep abyss where the above are
now imprisoned
Tartarus
28%
Trojan hero who was the father
of the Roman people
Aeneus
27%
Sailors might find themselves betwixt
these two sea monsters
Charybdis
27%
Gifted with prophecy, she was cursed
never to be believed
Cassandra
26%
Wife of the aboveRhea
25%
Phoenician princess kidnapped by
Zeus in the form of a bull
Europa
24%
The void which existed prior to the
creation of heaven and earth
Chaos
24%
He could charm even the stones
with his music
Orpheus
23%
Personification of fearPhobos
22%
Personification of the nightNyx
22%
Personification of the dawnEos
22%
Sorceress who helped and married
the Golden Fleece seeker
Medea
20%
She kept the clever king on an island
and offered to make him immortal
Calypso
20%
Very handsome mortal lover of the aboveAdonis
20%
Personification of deathThanatos
20%
Wisest of the above, skilled in medicineChiron
19%
Three angry sisters who
punish oathbreakers
Furies
19%
Personification of sleepHypnos
18%
God of medicine who carries a
serpent-entwined rod
Asclepius
18%
Hero who rode the aboveBellerophon
16%
Goddess of the soul; consort of the abovePsyche
16%
Mother of the aboveJocasta
13%
Goddess who punishes people
with too much hubris
Nemesis
12%
Snake killed by the abovePython
12%
Plant that caused people to sleep
in peaceful apathy
Lotus
10%
Livestock and fertility deity who also
has a perpetual erection
Priapus
10%
Personification of the river which
encircles the Earth
Oceanus
9%
King of Pylos who owned a large cup
which only he could lift
Nestor
8%

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