Elementary Latin a.d. XII Kalendis Februaris

Review “this/these”—hic, haec, hoc.

Learn “that/those”—ille, illa, illud.


Watch this clip from Disney’s Hercules.

Questions from the movie, Disney’s Hercules. You may use the myriad resources of the Internet to answer these questions, but caveat discupulus/a: Note your source (website) and how valid/authoritative it is (or is not).

1) Who are the nine Muses—what are their names and functions? What does “music” have to do with “muses”?

2) What does “Herculean” mean? Use the word in a sentence.

3) What are black figure and red figure pottery techniques?


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