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Flashcards in Mythology Elements Deck (15):
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12 Great Olympian gods

Zeus, Poseidon, Hades, Hera, Hestia, Ares, Hermes, Aphrodite, Athena, Apollo, Artemis, Hephaestus

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Important Titans

Chronus, Atlas (bore the world on shoulders), Ocean, Prometheus

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Setting

Mount Olympus, Greece; Ancient times

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Zeus

King of the gods, ruler of the skies

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Poseidon

god of the oceans

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Hades

god of the underworld

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Hera

Zeus's wife, mother of Ares

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Hestia

goddess of the hearth (fireplace)

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Ares

god of war

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Hermes

Messenger god

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Aphrodite

goddess of love and beauty

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Athena

goddess of wisdom and war

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Apollo

god of light

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Artemis

goddess of hunting

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Hephaestus

god of fire