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Made by: Alex and Zach   GREEK GODS and GODDESSES
HOW MANY GODS ? <ul><li>There was countless hundreds!!  </li></ul>
Why did They have Gods? <ul><li>It was part of their religion. </li></ul><ul><li>It solved their problems and a part of th...
Name of gods <ul><li>Zeus, Hades, Poseidon, Apollo,  Kronos , Aphrodite, Ares, Artemis, Athena, Hera,  Hephaestus , Hestia...
How did they impact the daily life <ul><li>Most people living in ancient Greeks took their belief in their pantheon of god...
Continued  <ul><li>Most people living in ancient Greeks took their belief in their pantheon of gods very seriously. They w...
more <ul><li>The gods were often thought to interact with mortals who can be seen in Greek mythology. Sometimes the gods w...
How did they help <ul><li>Their used their powers.  </li></ul><ul><li>And explain their question.   </li></ul>
How are Zeus, Hades, and Poseidon  related ? <ul><li>They were  brothers!   </li></ul>
How do their names show up in daily life <ul><li>Hades (Roman name: Pluto), Aphrodite (Roman name: Venus), Ares (Roman nam...
What was more common stories or myths  <ul><li>Stories were more common in Greek culture. </li></ul>
Names of heroes  <ul><li>Hercules, Achilles, Theseus, Odysseus, Pereus, Jason, Bellerophon, Orpheus, Cadmus, Atalanta.   <...
Powers of gods <ul><li>Zeus-lighting  Hercules-strength  Hades-underworld  </li></ul><ul><li>Poseidon-water  </li></ul><ul...
relations <ul><li>Zeus’s son was Hercules his mom was Hera </li></ul><ul><li>Zeus’s brothers were Hades and Poseidon. </li...
Semele (story) <ul><li>Semele was a Thebian princess. She is the only mortal to be the parent of a god. She was  one of  Z...
story <ul><li>Once Zeus asked Hercules to get three golden apples. Some trees were said to bear golden apples. These trees...
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  1. 1. Made by: Alex and Zach GREEK GODS and GODDESSES
  2. 2. HOW MANY GODS ? <ul><li>There was countless hundreds!! </li></ul>
  3. 3. Why did They have Gods? <ul><li>It was part of their religion. </li></ul><ul><li>It solved their problems and a part of their life. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Name of gods <ul><li>Zeus, Hades, Poseidon, Apollo, Kronos , Aphrodite, Ares, Artemis, Athena, Hera, Hephaestus , Hestia, Hermes , Demeter, Dionysus </li></ul>
  5. 5. How did they impact the daily life <ul><li>Most people living in ancient Greeks took their belief in their pantheon of gods very seriously. They were careful not to insult them openly or do anything that might cause them offence. They believed that the gods could see everything and depending on whether they were appeased by the general sacrifices and daily worship of the people, the gods might decide to be benevolent or not . </li></ul>
  6. 6. Continued <ul><li>Most people living in ancient Greeks took their belief in their pantheon of gods very seriously. They were careful not to insult them openly or do anything that might cause them offence. They believed that the gods could see everything and depending on whether they were appeased by the general sacrifices and daily worship of the people, the gods might decide to be benevolent or not. </li></ul>
  7. 7. more <ul><li>The gods were often thought to interact with mortals who can be seen in Greek mythology. Sometimes the gods would appear as a mortal or as an animal. For example Zeus, the father god, appeared in the form of a Swan to Leda and in the form of a bull to Europa. In this way, it was impossible to be sure where or when a god might decide to appear and put them to the test so they were conscious of this all the time. </li></ul>
  8. 8. How did they help <ul><li>Their used their powers. </li></ul><ul><li>And explain their question. </li></ul>
  9. 9. How are Zeus, Hades, and Poseidon related ? <ul><li>They were brothers! </li></ul>
  10. 10. How do their names show up in daily life <ul><li>Hades (Roman name: Pluto), Aphrodite (Roman name: Venus), Ares (Roman name: Mars), Hermes (Roman name: Mercury), all names of planets. </li></ul>
  11. 11. What was more common stories or myths <ul><li>Stories were more common in Greek culture. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Names of heroes <ul><li>Hercules, Achilles, Theseus, Odysseus, Pereus, Jason, Bellerophon, Orpheus, Cadmus, Atalanta. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Powers of gods <ul><li>Zeus-lighting Hercules-strength Hades-underworld </li></ul><ul><li>Poseidon-water </li></ul><ul><li>Athena-wisdom </li></ul><ul><li>Ares- The fierce god of war. </li></ul>
  14. 14. relations <ul><li>Zeus’s son was Hercules his mom was Hera </li></ul><ul><li>Zeus’s brothers were Hades and Poseidon. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Semele (story) <ul><li>Semele was a Thebian princess. She is the only mortal to be the parent of a god. She was one of Zeus many lovers and like most came to an unfortunate end due to Hera's jealous hatred. She is best known as the mother of Dionysus . While she was killed shortly before giving birth the child was resuced by Zeus. Eventually Dionysus, who had never seen her, managed to rescue her from the underworld . and arrange for her to live on Mount Olympus . </li></ul>
  16. 16. story <ul><li>Once Zeus asked Hercules to get three golden apples. Some trees were said to bear golden apples. These trees were said to be in a place called Hesperides. But no one knew the way to Hesperides. So the King thought of Hesperides. He made it so that Hercules would be away for a very long period, and couldn’t take his thrown. </li></ul>

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