Ancient Greek

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Hi my name is Juan Brito I am in the sixth grade. In this project I am going to talk about a goddess of ancient Greek. This goddess is called Nike he is the goddess of victory. Nike was the personification of victory in mythology. In the poet Hesiod words Nike was the daughter of the Titan Pallas and the Oceanid Styx. Styx was the daughter of Okeanos lay in love with Pallas.Then she gave birth to Zelos and Nike. Then Okeanos gave birth to Kratos and Bia now Nike has tree siblings. Who

The Greek Tragedy The tragedy was a large part of people's lives in ancient Greece. Tragedies became prominent long before Christ was born. A tragedy, or goat-song, usually were seen during festivals in ancient Greek times. Tragedies gradually increased in seriousness until they were given utmost importance. Greek tragedies began at a festival in honor of a god, there were three great tragic authors, and all tragedies include a tragic situation. Greek tragedies began at a festival in

Women in Ancient Greek Society Homer and Greek society were strongly machista. The Odyssey presents stories in which men were heroes, won wars and governed countries while females were in second plan and didn t play any expressive role in society. Women were always servants of the men throughout the poem; their existence was based on serving the men in the book. Culture in ancient Greece suggested that women had lower status than men. The Greek Herodutos visited Egypt in 15 BC and found queer

The movie “The Clash of the Titans” was very good because it was a fantasy-adventure based on Greek mythology and Greek history. Perseus, the son of Zeus, must face a variety of awesome challenges in pursuit of his destiny. It is a long and episodic movie with fine elements that focuses its story on ancient mythology. The actors and actresses are great and interpreted the story including its Greek history to the audience very well. There are also plenty of well-realized ch

Hunt for Ancient Greece an Internet Treasure Hunt on Ancient Greece created by M.Kelley O'Donnell Middle School Introduction | The Questions | Internet Resources -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Introduction On this page you will be touring Ancient Greece.Your assignment is to answer the following questions by visiting the web sites below. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Quest

Ancient Greek s art of healing was mostly associated withthe worship of Apollo, for whom the oracle at Delphi wasbuilt. According to legend, medicine was taught to Chironby Apollo. Chiron then passed on his knowledge ofmedicine to Aesculapius, who may have been a real manwho lived about 1200 b.c. Aesculapius was later seen as agod and therefore was worshipped in the Greek temples ofhealing. These healing temples were inscribed withrecords of disease treatment that consisted of; rest

Looking around Eugene, one can see the obvious heritage of architectural ideas. There are domes, fluted pillars, arches, and many other styles that were originally conceived in the ancient world. The influence of Greece, Rome, and the Renaissance can be seen literally everywhere. One place these ideas come together is the fa ade of the Christian Church at 1166 Oak, between 11th and 12th Street. The front of the building would make any citizen of ancient Athens feel at home. The wide steps ris

Ancient Governments: A comparison of ancient Greek democracy and Roman republic Even today, the ideals of government expressed and used by the ancient Greeks and Romans are well known. Although the Greek democracy and the Roman republic have many resemblances they also have many differences. Ancient Greek democracy and the ancient Roman republic may seem the same but they are actually both similar and different in three significant ways: how the system of a democracy and a republic work, how

ANCIENT EGYPT Ancient Egypt - Info on pyramids, temples, king and queens and hieroglyphs. Ancient Egypt's mysterious Language: Hieroglyphics - This site has a hieroglyph translator that can tell you the meaning of an ancient message, or can translate your message into hieroglyphs. If that link doesn't work try this one. Ancient Egypt Think Quest - Learn about Ancient Egypt, then test your knowledge by playing a game or completing a puzzle. Guardian's Ancient Egypt Kid Connec

INTRODUCTION The origin of the universe can be explained by modern astronomers and astrophysicists, while archaeologists and historians try to clarify the origin of human societies. In the distant past, however, before any sciences existed, the beginnings of the world and of society were explained by MYTHOLOGY. The dictionary defines mythology as the myths dealing with the gods, demigods, and legendary heroes of a particular people. The word myth is often mistakenly understood to mean fi