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Athena

Wisdom

1

Hermes

Messenger

2

Artemis

Hunt

3

Hestia

Hearth, home

4

Hephaestus

Craftsmen

5

What does myth mean

Story

6

Purpose of myths

Explain mysteries, give hope, teach morals, origins

7

Myths are the foundation of all...

Written literature

8

What do myths explain

Why&how

9

What are Origin myths

Myths that teach about how things came to be

10

Places known for myths

Rome, Greece

11

Modern day parallels to myths

Television, films, video games, newspaper...

12

What do all Heros of every time and culture face

Perils or danger

13

Journey that every hero takes

Test of will, courage, character

14

What can the reader learn from myths

How to face your own challenges

15

Explain metamorphosis in term of myths

Stories with characters that change

16

Theme "shape changer"

Character that takes on different form

17

Explain "foolishness/trickery leads
To wisdom"

Mistakes lead to learning a wise lesson

18

In myths , what does foolish behavior serve to do

Teaches lessons

19

In what way is a book like a time capsule

You learn from the past

20

How can study of myths help is understand today's literature

You can apply to the answers of people's questions