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Greek Mythology
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Greek Mythology

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    • 1. Greek Myths
    • 2. What is mythology? Some people use the word myth to mean fake, but… Mythology is the study of stories that were used to explain the world and other human experiences.
    • 3.  Which biblical myth is this QuickTim e™ and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decom pressor are needed to see this picture. cartoon referring to? How does it help explain our world?
    • 4. In the same way, Greek Myths… Were used to explain  the creation of the earth,  death and the afterlife,  and human experiences: love, jealousy, revenge, & war. They were also used as entertainment and were only told orally because most people could not read.
    • 5. Gods & Goddesses Greek Myths include gods & goddesses.A god or goddess is immortal. This means that they can never die and that they live forever. The immortals could not die but they did make mistakes and had human emotions such as: jealousy, love & anger.
    • 6. Myths also include mortals Mortals are men and women who live on earth. To be mortal means that you can die. Sometimes the gods like to help, punish or even have romantic relationships with the mortals.
    • 7. The ImmortalsHere are some of them…
    • 8. Zeus QuickTime™ and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decom pressor are needed to see this picture. God of the skies The King of the gods
    • 9. HadesZeus’ brotherGod of the Underworld QuickTime™ and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. (Land of the Dead)
    • 10. Poseidon  Zeus’ QuickTime™ and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. brother  God of QuickT ime™ and aTIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. the seas
    • 11. Hera» Zeus’ Wife QuickTime™ and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture.» Goddess of motherhood and child birth
    • 12. Aphrodite»Zeus’ daughter»Goddess of QuickTime™ and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. love
    • 13. Greek myths also include…
    • 14. Odysseus  After fighting in a war for 10 QuickTime™ and aTIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. years…  He spends 10 more years trying to return home
    • 15. Hercales (Hercules)  He is part- god and part- man  Completes 12 QuickTime™ and aTIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. dangerous tasks
    • 16. There are also…•Monsters and other creatures
    • 17. QuickTime™ and a CentaursTIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. rude, aggressive QuickTime™ and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. half- horse creatures
    • 18.  Satyrs are Satyrs half-man and half-goat. The leader of the Satyrs was QuickTime™ and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. a god called Pan.
    • 19. Cyclops One-eyed monsters The most famous one, Polyphemus, fights Odysseus in his cave.
    • 20. Nymphs female nature spirits QuickTime™ and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. QuickTime™ and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture.
    • 21. In our world today there are many references to Greek myths.Knowing these famous stories and characters will help us to better understand the world
    • 22. More Mythological Images in Ads… QuickTime™ and a QuickTime™ and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressorTIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. are needed to see this picture.

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