Department of Classics,
Sample Map/Geography Quiz for World
Part I MAP
Directions: Find each of the following ten places on the map
for a sample map of the world.
GREECE / ROME / JERUSALEM /
MESOPOTAMIA / ICELAND / UGANDA / NIGERIA / ZUNI / HOPI / NAVAJO
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 study of important names in world mythology and with world myths of creation
and destruction discussed in this course.
Here are some examples of appropriate answers:
Greece: The Greek flood story centers around the
way the world was repopulated by Deucalion and Pyrrha. Important names include:
Ovid, Metamorphoses, Zeus and Apollo
Jerusalem: The Hebrew flood story
centers around Noah building the ark and savings pairs of every animal.
Important names include the Bible, Yahweh and Noah.
of Places and ID's you should know for the
List of Places and ID's you
should know for the second quiz
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