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The Metamorphoses

The Metamorphoses


by Ovid

The Metamorphoses: When Just One Dung Beetle Isn’t Enough Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Metamorphoses? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. How many myths are covered?

Over two hundred
Three, if you also count the man and the legend
Q. How does this epic poem start?

The creation of the world
The creation of man
The creation of the gods
The creation of the world’s largest bowl of seven-layer bean dip
Q. How many ages of early humanity were there?

I’m pretty sure we’re still in one of them. The Age of Unbelievable Stupidity, if I had to take a stab at it.
Q. Who survived the Great Flood?

Aquaman, obviously
Deucalion and his wife
Moses and his followers
Q. What is someone who is part god and part mortal?

A semigod
A demigod
A quarterback for the Green Bay Packers