Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/45

Click to flip

45 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
Pityocamptes
Pine Bender
Sciron
thrown off the damn cliff
Cercyon
Wresteler, killed by Theseus
Procrustes
Bed, saw and hammer guy
Pallas
Brother of Aegeus, killed by Theseus
Androgeos
son of Minos because he kept winning all the games
Ariadne
Bride of Theseus, daughter of Minos
Naxos
Where Theseus abandons Ariadne - orginally to marry Dionysus, killed by Artemis as revenge
Antiope
The amazon that Theseus got, had Hippolytus with her
Hippolytus
son of Theseus
Pirithous
Friend of Theseus, want to get wife togather - tried to get Helen and Persephone
Phaedra
Wife of Theseus
Menesteus
Leader who stole athens from theseus
Demaphon
Theseus son who married Phylisus, who hung herself waiting for him
Cordrus
Last king of Athens
Daedalus
Grandon of Metrion - had to go to crete for homocide - made bull loving machine for Pasiphae
Perdix
nephew and assistant to Daedalus - invented saw from seeing fishbone - Daedalus killed him
Pasiphae
forced to fall inlove with a bull after Minos sacrificed lesser bull - offspring was Minotaur
Icarus
Flew to colse to the sun on the wax wings Daedalus made - trying to escape mino
Alcmena
Mother of Heracles
Eilytheia
goddess of childbirth
Eurystheus
Other baby born at the same time as Hercules, imposed 12 labors on hercules
Menippe
Mother of Eurystheus
Iphicles
fled from snakes who were sent by hera to kill hercules
Electryon
killed by Amphiryon
Amphitryon
cattle Hercales was in charge of
Eringus
King of Orchomenos who taxed creon and killed by hercules
Lycus
took over thebes from Creon, killed by Hercules
Tiryns
where hercules went to get the 12 labors
1st labor
Nemean lion - strangled
2nd Labor
Hydra of Lerna
3rd labor
Boar of Erymanthus
4th labor
ceryeian hind - chased for years, finally wounded by arrow
5th labor
stymphalian birds - used cymbals to attract birds and kill them
6th labor
Augean stables
7th labor
Cretan bull - on crete, captured bull, tied it up
8th labor
mares of dimedes - man eating horses
9th labor
belt of hippolyta - tamed her, gave her to thesues, took the belt - saved hesione - laomedon's daughter
10th labor
Capture of the cattle of geryon - geryon had three heads and three bodies, strangled
11th labor
golden apples of hesperides- got atlas to get them, then tricked atlas to taking back the heavens
12th labor
abduction of cerberus - helped by hermes, athena, theseus
megara
wife of hercules given to iolaus
iphitus
fought hercules becaus herc wanted the daughter
Deianira
wife of hercules that he tried to poison
hyllus
son of hercules