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The Olympians and their Children. And Their Children. My father swallowed my other 5 siblings. I was the king of the gods. I was the most powerful of the gods. So I could have any woman I wanted And I tried to have them all!!!! Why not? Zeus/Jupiter. Zeus’s climb to fame.

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my father swallowed my other 5 siblings
My father swallowed my other 5 siblings
  • I was the king of the gods.
  • I was the most powerful of the gods.
  • So I could have any woman I wanted
  • And I tried to have them all!!!! Why not?
  • Zeus/Jupiter
zeus s climb to fame
Zeus’s climb to fame
  • Zeus overthrew his Father Cronus
  • He then drew lots with his brothers Poseidon and Hades.
  • Zeus won the draw and became the supreme ruler of the gods.
  • He is lord of the sky, the rain god.
  • His weapon is a thunderbolt which he hurls at those who displease him.
the goddess of marriage
The goddess of marriage
  • I was Zeus’s wife and thus the Queen of the gods.
  • I was also the goddess of marriage, children, and the home
  • Hera
  • Zeus is married to me but, had many affairs and children
  • You see why I hated him?
the lord of the sea
The Lord of the Sea
  • I was the lord of the sea, was the brother of Zeus.
  • Poseidon
  • Neptune
  • My weapon was a trident, which can shake the earth, and shatter any object.
  • I was second only to Zeus in power amongst the gods.
  • I had a difficult quarrelsome personality. I was greedy.
the lord of the underworld
The Lord of the Underworld
  • I was Zeus’s other brother and I was the lord of the underworld (Hell)
  • Hades
  • Pluto
  • We lost the battle for control of the Earth, but my brother got the ocean and I got the underworld
  • I was a greedy god. I wanted tempt l my subjects so I looked like a girl.
the god of war
The God of War
  • I was Zeus' son, was the god of war. I was tall andhandsome but cruel and vain. I could not bear to suffer pain.
  • Ares
  • Mars
the messenger
The Messenger
  • I am the messenger of the gods
  • I am the fastest god
  • My symbol is wing sandals
  • Hermes
  • Mercury
twins
Twins
  • Artemis the huntress

and I are twins.

  • I am the god of poetry and
  • music.
  • Who am I?
  • Apollo
  • Apollo
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I am the Goddess of love.

My role as the Goddess of love was to inspire other to love.

My Roman name is Venus.

Wherever I walked flowers sprang up beneath her feet

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I am Aphrodite's husband
  • I am the lame god
  • I was thrown from Mt. Olympus by Zeus after he and Hera had a fight
  • I am the god of fire and the forge.
  • I cause volcanoes to erupt.
  • I make swords and jewelry.
  • Hephaestus
  • Vulcan
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I am Aphrodite’s son
  • I was the god of love.
  • I had a bow and arrow to shoot people and make them fall in love.
  • Eros
  • Cupid
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I was Zeus' son and god of the sun, light and music.
  • I drive my chariot with four horses and drive the Sun across the sky.
  • Apollo
  • The Sun god
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I was the goddess of wisdom.
  • I was Zeus’ s favorite daughter.
  • He lets me use his thunder bolts
  • Athena.
  • Diana
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I was a horse with wings.
  • Poseidon was my father
  • The Medusa was my mother
  • Everywhere I struck my hoof
  • A beautiful spring appeared
  • Pegasus
zeus s son
Zeus’s Son
  • I was another of Zeus' sons.
  • The Olympians won because of me, but
  • Hera hated me because my mom, Alcmena, was mortal
  • Hera gave me 12 impossible labors
  • She wanted me dead
  • But I always won!

Herecles/ Hercules

atlas
Atlas
  • I led a revolt of the Titans against Zeus and was sentenced to carry the World on my back.
  • One of his Hercules Labors was to collect the Apples of the Hesperides for him
  • I said I would bring them to him if
  • He held the Earth for me
  • Tricky, huh?