Pub quiz questions

  1. Who was the Greek Goddess of love and beauty and was married to Hephaestus.
    Aphrodite

  2. What animal is said to have nurtured the founders of Rome, Romulus and Remus?
    Wolf

  3. As the son of Zeus and Leto, which Greek and Roman god, was variously recognised as god of light, truth and prophecy, medicine, arts and more?
    Apollo/Phoebus(not Phobos)

  4. In Greek mythology, who was the legendary lover of Hero who swam across the Hellespont each night?
    Leander

  5. Which country claims to have a Nessie-like monster in its Lake Storsjön?
    Sweden

  6. In Greek mythology, which handsome youth was loved by Aphrodite?
    Adonis

  7. What did Atlas carry on his shoulders?
    The sky/heavens
    Mythology(3) QI(3) GI(3)
    1x03. Klaxon answer: the earth.

  8. Poseidon was the Greek God of the sea, but what did the Romans call him?
    Neptune

  9. Which city was said to have been founded by Romulus and Remus?
    Rome

  10. Which drug is named after the Greek God of Dreams?
    Morphine (from Morpheus)