MythsBy Nathan Little
Myths•   What are myths•   Greeks•   Romans•   Egyptians•   Viking•   Modern
What are myths• Myths are stories that are created to explain the  world around us.
Greeks• Greek myths are the  most well known in  the western world.• They include Gods  like: Zeus, Ares, Hera,  and Hades
Romans• The Romans adopted  Greek myths and  made them their  own.• They used the names  of their Gods to  name planets, s...
Egyptians• Egyptian Gods  normally had the  body of a man and  the head of an  animal.• Some famous  Egyptian Gods  includ...
Viking• Viking or Norse  Mythology has ever  changing stories.  Recently their  mythology has  become popular  thanks to M...
Modern• A modern version of  mythology is the  works of JRR Tolkien.• His works in the Lord  of the Rings was an  attempt ...
Modern• Other modern myths  include the monsters  that have been made  popular through pop  culture• Vampires are an  exam...
Modern• Another pop culture  myth is that of  Zombies.• These myths crop up  in books, movies, and  video games
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Myths pp

  1. 1. MythsBy Nathan Little
  2. 2. Myths• What are myths• Greeks• Romans• Egyptians• Viking• Modern
  3. 3. What are myths• Myths are stories that are created to explain the world around us.
  4. 4. Greeks• Greek myths are the most well known in the western world.• They include Gods like: Zeus, Ares, Hera, and Hades
  5. 5. Romans• The Romans adopted Greek myths and made them their own.• They used the names of their Gods to name planets, such as Mars and Jupiter
  6. 6. Egyptians• Egyptian Gods normally had the body of a man and the head of an animal.• Some famous Egyptian Gods include: Ra, Horus, and Anibus
  7. 7. Viking• Viking or Norse Mythology has ever changing stories. Recently their mythology has become popular thanks to Marvel Comic’s THOR
  8. 8. Modern• A modern version of mythology is the works of JRR Tolkien.• His works in the Lord of the Rings was an attempt to create a mythology for England
  9. 9. Modern• Other modern myths include the monsters that have been made popular through pop culture• Vampires are an example of pop culture myths
  10. 10. Modern• Another pop culture myth is that of Zombies.• These myths crop up in books, movies, and video games
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