Department of Classics,
Sample Map/Geography Quiz
Part I MAP
Directions: Find each of the following ten places on the map
for a sample map.
for a map of the Mediterranean world.
ATHENS / CORINTH / DELPHI / MYCENAE /
DELOS/ CRETE /
THEBES / ITHACA / SPARTA /
THESSALY / TROY
Here is a map of Greece with many important
mythological sites marked. You can use this to study:
Joe, Jimmy. Timeless Myths Geographia.
Part II GEOGRAPHY
some significant information about each of the places in Part I.
place to a specific mythic event or character connected with
the theme of this course.
Here are some examples of appropriate answers:
Troy: According to Euripides' Trojan
Women, Andromache was the wife of Hector.
According to Sophocles' Oedipus Rex, Jocasta, the
mother of Oedipus, was queen of Thebes.
Sparta: According to Euripides' Trojan
Women, Menelaus took Helen back here after the
of Places you should know for this quiz
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