Metamorphoses

by: Ovid

Full Book Quiz

1. What animal does Jupiter turn Lycaon into as punishment for his impiety?

2. What are the names of the sole survivors of the flood?

3. When she is in the form of a cow, how does Io communicate with her father, Inachus?

4. What is Callisto’s final transformed state?

5. What guise does Jupiter assume to seduce Europa?

6. What does Cadmus bury to produce the first Thebans?

7. Why is Actaeon punished?

8. How does Pentheus die?

9. Why do Pyramus and Thisbe decide to run away?

10. How does Perseus kill Phineus?

11. Which Muse sings against the Pierid sister?

12. For whom does Ceres look?

13. Which kinds of scenes dominate Arachne’s tapestry?

14. How does Tereus mutilate Philomela?

15. What is Tereus’s last supper?

16. How does Procris die?

17. When Jupiter promised them anything, what did Baucis and Philemon ask for?

18. Whom does Byblis love in an erotic sense?

19. What god or goddess turns Iphis into a man?

20. With whom does Cinyras sleep?

21. What transformation does Midas experience?

22. Who brings the dead Ceyx back to his loving wife, Alcyone?

23. What do Ajax and Ulysses vie for?

24. What does Circe turn Ulysses’ men into?

25. What does Pythagoras advise people to avoid eating?