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What is Mythology?
contains ancient stories to teach man about his relationship to his world, in oral history shared through generations resulting in various takes on the same story
what is it's purpose
explains natural phenomenon, history/genealogy, and religion
Why study it?
literary style, common themes, humanities, human nature and culture (art, literature, and music), etymology
How many Gods/Goddeses were there on the Council of Olympian Gods
What was the prophecy that Uranus was given?
that his son would overpower him, came true because Cronus became King
Who was Cronus' wife?
What were Cronus and Rhea?
who where Cronus and Rhea's children
Hestia, Demeter, Zeus, Hera, Hades, and Poseidon
What were Cronus' and Rhea's children
1st generation olympians