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Unformatted text preview: 9. Why did Aegeus die? What reforms did Theseus make as king after his father’s death? 10. Why did the Amazons invade Athens? How and why did Theseus’s and Antiope’s son die? 11. How did Theseus die? Chapter 16 Study Questions 1. How did people get to the island of Crete? 2. Laelaps was one gift from Zeus to Europa. What was the other? 3. Why did Poseidon send a bull to Crete? Why did Pasiphae fall in love with the bull? 4. How was Pasiphae able to be impregnated by the bull? Who was their son? Where did he live? 5. Why did Minos attack Athens? What did Scylla do in order to get Minos to marry her? 6. Why/with whom did Theseus travel to Crete? 7. Who helped Theseus kill the Minotaur? How? 8. What happened to Ariadne after Theseus killed the Minotaur? 9. What happened to the engineer of the Layrinth and his son after the Minotaur was slain? 10. Where and how did King Minos die?...
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- Fall '09
- Greek Mythology, Minotaur, Theseus, King Minos