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  1. Epithet
  2. Typhon
  3. Eros
  4. Hesoid
  5. Pontos
  1. a the last son of Gaia, fathered by Tartarus, and the most deadly monster of Greek mythology. He was known as the "Father of all monsters"
  2. b "Salt Sea"
  3. c "Love"
  4. d byname is a descriptive term (word or phrase) accompanying or occurring in place of a name and having entered common usage
  5. e 8th Century BC. Historical Figure, Farmer, Boeotia.
    2 main works: Theogony, Works and Days

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Son of Cronos and Rhea, Husband of Hera. Supreme God. Ultimate Progenitor. Lighting, thunder, justice.
  2. Roman Poet.
  3. Zeus ate Metis ("wisdom") and began to have a very bad headache. Hephaestus (God of Forge) split Zeus's head and out comes Athena fully armored.
  4. "the birth of the gods") is a poem by Hesiod. Describing the origins and genealogies of Greek polytheism, composed circa 700 BC.
  5. "Earth"

5 True/False questions

  1. Cosmogonyis the discipline that deals with the nature of the Universe as a whole. Seek to understand the origin, evolution, structure, and ultimate fate of the Universe at large.


  2. Succession MythKronos would eat children. Rhea gives Krono's a rock and spares Zues


  3. AphroditeFoam-Born Goddess


  4. Didactic Literaturethe study of causation, or origination


  5. Greece Creation Part 2-Uranus and Gaia had children, had grand kids
    -Krono's swallowed his children to protect himself.
    -Rhea hid child and gave him a rock
    -Zeus grew up and tricked Krono's into giving up other children.
    -After war, Zeus as their leader, they began to furnish Gaia with life and Uranus with stars.