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Hades is a very popular character in a lot of fantasy fiction because he is the god of the underworld. His symbols are the bident and his Helm of Darkness, and his subterranean kingdom is watched over by Cerberus, a three-headed dog. He is the brother of Zeus, who rules from Mt. Olympus on high.

  1. 1. Who was the god of the underworld?
    1. a. Hades
    2. b. Mars
    3. c. Zeus
  2. 2. What was one of Hades' symbols?
    1. a. Spear
    2. b. Trident
    3. c. Bident
  3. 3. Who watches over Hades' kingdom?
    1. a. Fluffy
    2. b. Spot
    3. c. Cerberus