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What is a possible explanation for the significance of two separate flood myths in which the water comes from the sky (Guatemalan mythology) and in the other, the water comes from the ground (African mythology)?
December 14, 2009 by Ray

1. Enumerate the 12 titans and their positons. Ex. Hera-queen of gods 2. The 9 muses. 3. Children of Cronus. Please help me... Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some sites for Mythology: 1. (Greek Mythology) 2. http://www....
July 9, 2007 by klar maesen

Has anyone heard of Colon? (Not the innard, the mythological character or place, or something to do with mythology)
October 11, 2007 by Shelby

What is ironic about the death of Jason and Theseus from Greek mythology
May 4, 2014 by Tom

What is hell called in celtic mythology? It isn't Tir na n-Og. And Sra, don't patronize me with a Google search.
December 6, 2009 by Janet

Classical Mythology
Throughout this film, characters appear, or things happen, that are reminiscent of people or events in classical mythology. What do they make you think of? Pick 4-5 things (people, incidents events, costumes, whater) and explain waht they remind you of from classical mythology...
May 10, 2012 by Pamela

is there a site where i can find the matrix of the gods and goddesses in greek, roman, norse, egypt, babylonian, chinese, japanese, african and american mythology???
October 3, 2007 by klar maesen

What is hell the equivalent to in Celtic mythology?
December 4, 2009 by Janet or Miss Jackson

History (Mythology)
What are the differences between Helios and Apollo?
May 29, 2009 by Anonymous

Social Studies
Which of the following did not influence greek mythology? a. the kingdom of Minos b. knowledge of Egyptian mythology c. Roman culture d. Mycenae culture
February 26, 2013 by Johnny

Hi, I would like your opinion(s) on this essay that I wrote regarding Greek mythology. Jason Berlinsky Mr. Canzano English 1H 28 February 2007 Women in Greek Mythology
March 7, 2007 by Jason

World History to 1500
My history professor has asked that we present 3 possible research paper topics to her based on mythology or a belief system that may influence present time. I am having trouble with this. I have lots of ideas. .reincarnation, karma, paganism..even aromatherapy but turning the...
February 7, 2013 by deanne

mythological expressions used and their meaning? Which mythology? You'll need to be more specific in your question. Greek? Roman? Norse?
June 27, 2007 by klar maesen

anyone know where my other question went regarding the mythology sources??? much needed.... Thanks for reading this :) nvm i found it :) thanks to all who answered: its on page 4 i believe ok yeah i need more resourcesfor that topic :( This one???
June 27, 2007 by Alexx

English essay
I need some resources where i can find the differences/the similarities between greek and roman mythology. I already have the name differences, and the characteristic similarities. i have also the animals of greek mythology, which can be stated as a difference because roman ...
June 23, 2007 by Alexx

american mythology
summary of "the day of freedom"...thanks... Do you mean the US's Independence Day (otherwise known as the Fourth of July)? =) Or June 19th? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. However, WHICH "day...
July 3, 2007 by klar maesen

a good title for a dragon
May 3, 2008 by vebi

How do you pronounce the word 'peryton?' Thank you!
December 20, 2008 by Ginger

Where did the box with Perseus and Danae float to?
October 27, 2013 by David

who educated Hercules in the use of every weapon? thanks for any help!
March 12, 2008 by lilly

What is a ritualistic interpretation of the story of Theseus
May 4, 2014 by Tom

thesis needed
with the last sentence (the roman and greek poets....) it is the third topic in my essay. all of them show the similarities and differences. i was asking you guys a while back what were the similarities between roman and greek mythology and the only thing i could get was the ...
June 28, 2007 by Alexx

world mythology
What are the cultural assumptions of the greek/roman underworld?
July 6, 2012 by Shay

Has anyone have to write a paper on greek mythology and dreams?
November 19, 2012 by Nicole

How does culture influence the symbolism used in mythology and religious thought?
January 25, 2012 by Anonymous

world mythology
Identify the main characteristics of the Greek/roman underworld
July 6, 2012 by Shay

world mythology
What are the implied moral values of the Greek/roman underworld?
July 6, 2012 by Shay

english- greek mythology
do you think zeus knew that fire was needed for mankind?
January 15, 2015 by thi

Greek Mythology
I know Poseiden was the god of the sea, but I'd like more detail about him. Can someone help me?
October 20, 2008 by logan

I need a topic sentence that DOES NOT include factual information about Greek mythology
February 26, 2011 by Abby Williams

identify a scholarly article that discusses some aspect of the female divine in contemporary culture
March 20, 2011 by Tammy

Mesopotamian Mythology.
Is it possible to create without destroying or is this simply an ancient concept that holds true?
March 2, 2013 by Anonymous

Greek Mythology
I can't find any information on Homer, author of the Odyssey. Is there a good website i could use other than Wikipedia?
February 18, 2010 by Austin

do the ancient myths provide us with any clues to the rise and fall of large companies such as Enron, Exxon and BP.
April 2, 2011 by Tammy

Social Studies
I don't get it, so the four influences that Greece had on Roman culture are art, religion, mythology, and the Latin alphabet?
April 2, 2010 by Zach

okay.. so if you kno the answer to this question. or have any ideas that would be wonderful. which god/goddess frequented rock concerts in the 1990s?
September 17, 2006 by Amey

I need to find another mythological character other than Siddhartha who had a vast of wealth but was selfless and chose to help others instead.
October 25, 2009 by Pierre

Greek Mythology
I'm doing a mini report on Athena, goddess of war, and if you have any links to help me accomplish this it would be very much appreciated. :)
October 12, 2013 by unknown

English Genre
Is "Oedipus and the King"'s genre "Mythology" or "Fiction"?
June 6, 2012 by Amy

8th grade
on a map I need to lacate Mt.Olympus,Mt.Parnassus,Mt.Pindos and Mt.Helicon all on one Mythology map.
September 13, 2009 by dana

english, comics, mythology folklore
What are the changes between the real story of Emperor Norton and the story 3 septembers and a january
November 15, 2011 by cindy

10th grade Mythology
what would be placed in Sir Lancelot's and Eragon the dragon rider qualities for;bravery,sense of justice and consideration for others. If know please tell me THANK YOU
January 22, 2009 by Nyree

6th grade
I am doing a greek mythology project. I am Medusa,I need a creative way to symbolize Medusa. -other than just snakes in the hair...any help?
October 19, 2008 by Shannon

The goddess Astrea is often depicted holding what? I need it to be one or more of the following options: Scale Sword Blindfold *** if you have anything else to add please do so Thanks in advance =)
April 22, 2008 by Lena

i need help on a project about ceres/demeter so could you please give me web site. i've checked google and
September 9, 2010 by Anonymous

Plz help me someone iv been working hard and i can't get this i have not much time to finish this but im doing a projecta nd im looking for greek Myhological allusions in plant names like the narcasis flower or animal names like arachnids get their names form arachne. Somone ...
December 1, 2006 by Amel

Why is horace considered as a satirist??? What characteristics does he had for him to call as a satirist??? What does a satirist do???
October 2, 2007 by klar maesen

Honors English
I'm doing a project on greek gods and I can'ty find any pictures on apollo.Please help. Hmmm. Did they have kodak cameras in mythology? Here is what Michangelo perceived he saw: (Broken Link Removed) Here are some other "pictures": (Broken Link Removed) Hmmm. Did they have ...
August 6, 2007 by Chloe

Science (astronomy)
I need to write the mythology of a constellation in my own words, but I am having trouble finding a good constellation that does not have a sentence long story, but one that isn't too lengthy. Any suggestions?
March 27, 2009 by Cassie

According to some stories, Daedalus had a talented nephew who was pushed off a tower. Minerva/Athena caught him and changed him into a Perdix. What kind of bird is a Perdix?
October 27, 2013 by David

i have a final and i dont know the difference between te cyclopes, giants and titans...can someone help thanks Chanel, You can also use a ...
May 16, 2007 by chanel

SS-1 question
Through mythology, the Greek people expressed their religious beliefs.**** love of poetry. love of sport. political beliefs.
January 2, 2014 by Princess Anna

greek mythology
1.All the following were writers of ancient Greek plays and poetry exept a.Homer b.Sophocles c.Joseph Campbell 2.Chaos gave birth to the following exept a.Uranus(heaven) b.Tartarus(under earth) c.Gaea(earth) 3.Gaea gave birth to the following exept a.mountains b.Pontus(sea) c....
January 22, 2007 by Josh

Greek Art
I have to write an essay on the topic below...would you be able to help me find some sites for it. Thanks "Discuss the role of ancient Greek mythology as evidenced through its art"
December 15, 2009 by Ana

Does anyone happen to know the name of a mythical creature that starts with I,Q,X(or ex), or Z HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!HELP...
September 5, 2006 by Anza

I wonder if this is a good example of magical realism for my own etiological myth: Theodoreus carries a big sack, then opens it in front of Cyclopes after he says, "What are you going to do with that big sack?" This idea may need to expand.
September 29, 2012 by Alex L.

Mythology Assignment
I need to find some detailed information on the Twelve Labours of Hercules on an academic website. I need to know who were the helpers of Hercules, his goals, rewards for the completion of the 12 labours, and how he overcame his tasks.
November 18, 2012 by Alex L.

california history
what is a good topic for a history presentation ca history only between the years 1850-1870.
February 25, 2010 by lisa

Which one of the following would be a primary source??? A) Your history book B) A letter from a soldier C) A picture of pyramaids D) A website about history HELP!!!
May 21, 2012 by Kate

Anti-history. what are some reasons persons feel that history is not relevant
August 25, 2011 by khaycee

How Did Human History in North America during the period in the Prologue of a History of the United States Differ from the events in Asia, Eurasia, and Europe
November 10, 2009 by erika

world history
What distinguished the first centuries od Islamic history from the early history of Christianity and Buddhism? What simialrities and differences characterized their religious outlooks?
October 4, 2010 by kelsey

AP US History Exam
Is it worth it to study for the AP US HIstory or AP European history exams the night before, or should I just get a lot of sleep and eat breakfast?
May 5, 2011 by Alexis

earth science
i need to know where i can find the brief mythology of the constallation capracornus([[[capricorn]]]) and the constellations inside the capricornus and the type of star they are and the distance from earth and the magnitude(absolute) and the color and suface tempeture of the ...
October 3, 2007 by theresa

Hi! Are there any reputable sites where I can access visual sources? This is relevant for modern history (I need a cartoon on Stalin/Kulaks/collective farms) and Ancient History where I'm studying Akhenaton. Thanks
May 3, 2011 by URGENT plz help

World Mythology
Discuss what the Egyptian stories of Isis, Osiris, and Horus reveal about Egyptian culture and what The Enuma elish reveals about Babylonian culture. How, in particular, do their stories reflect the beliefs of their respective peoples?
March 10, 2013 by Daniel

english: greek mythology
In the story Prometheus (he steals fire and gives it to humans), What human qualities do Prometheus and Zeus have? What is the significance of these gods having human qualities? please just point out a few qualities for each and some quotes that show examples of them- bullet ...
December 16, 2010 by Rose

7th grade history
Why is history important to be studied? Include 3 events in history as supporting evidence. How are these events relevant today?
September 13, 2009 by emily

we are doing this debate. i am on the history team. why is history more important than math, art (lit included), social sciences, natural sciences. and what are those subjects' flaws
February 14, 2008 by meena

How do you explain archetypes? (For example THE TASK in Cupid and Psyche) It's not a difficult concept. Think of it as a model from which others are made. =)
August 18, 2007 by Sherry

world history
help please.... why was the International Organizations important In history? Whay was the Reconstruction of Europe and Japan important in history?
May 2, 2011 by Alex

Math History
I need to know the history of integers for a test tomorrow. I have searched numerous history and math sites, but none tell a specific person. Does any one know who it is or where I can find this information?
March 11, 2008 by Sara

how do I analyze a story using tactics such as Formalist Biographical Psychological Historical Marxist New Historical Cultural Gender Feminist GLBTBC Mythology Reader response I have to analyze the story using any one of the tactics listed above.
March 21, 2015 by NJ

US History
Why is history important to be studied? Include 3 events in history as supporting evidence. How are these events relevant today?
September 13, 2009 by emily

What made the Great Depression unprecedented? Were the measures taken to end the longest economic downturn in American history consistent with the principles of the Progressive Era or a radical redirection in American history?
July 8, 2014 by Taylor Beach

How did human history in North America during the period described in the Prologue differ from the events of Asia, Eurasia, and Europe? Be specific prologue in text book the american nation a history of the united states
March 4, 2010 by christopher

english on mythology
do u know any movies or characters that can relate to greek gods and goddesses You can check this site.
June 14, 2007 by jenay

How did human history in North America during the period described in the Prologue differ from the events of Asia, Eurasia, and Europe? Be specific. How were these differences important to the international state of affairs in 1450? this is using the american nation: a history...
September 10, 2010 by erica

us history
I have an AP US History test tomorrow and need to make a study guide. One of the words/phrases is The Virtuous Republic. I cannot find a definition for U.S. History what The Virtuous Republic is. Thanks!
November 28, 2012 by Fort

from 1867 to present day. what would be three defining moments of canadian history? 3 moments that reflect independence in some way-( i got the constituion act of 1862, the history of the canadian flag and .....?
June 11, 2009 by just wondering

Could someone please help with these questions? How has history between 1865 and 1945 shaped our current society? I know that history between 1865 and 1945 gave the people of America the ability to grow and become a more knowledgeable nation. I feel that it was also a time in ...
February 14, 2010 by B.B.

More Math
There have been about two years before the birth of Christ for every 3 years of history in all. If 4,000 years passed before Christ's birth, what is the total number of years in history? (Years BC)/(Years AD + Years BC) = 2/3 4000 y = (2/3)(Years AD + Years BC) 6000 y = (Years...
March 7, 2007 by Jenna

How did human history in North America during the period described in the prologue differ from the events of Asia, Eurasia, and Europe? How were these differences important to the international state of affairs in 1450 How was North American history described in the prologue? ...
June 14, 2007 by Sam

history -history teacher if poss
for my history homework i need to answer this question Explain why the Peace Settlement was changed in the years 1920-1928. ive looked but can`t find anything its due in tomorrow and i can`t find anything. please can someone help.
July 8, 2010 by Star

World History
The Mongols have a terrible reputation in history as pillagers who destroyed all that met their path. How does this depiction of the Mongols compare with the same people who brought the Pax Mongolia? help please, I don't get it. I have to do this for History, But I don't know ...
November 9, 2014 by Katy

What is the main subject of Persian landscape art, and what does it communicate about the Persian culture and worldview? A. Rivers; they represent life and are central to Persian mythology. B. People; Persians enjoy group gatherings and value relationships. C. Livestock; ...
March 16, 2015 by Anonymous

What is the main subject of Persian landscape art, and what does it communicate about the Persian culture and worldview? A. Rivers; they represent life and are central to Persian mythology. B. People; Persians enjoy group gatherings and value relationships. C. Livestock; ...
March 17, 2015 by Anonymous

what is the main subject of persain landscape art,and what does it communicate about the Persian culture and world view? A~Rivers;they represent life and are central to Persian mythology. B~People;Persian enjoy group gathering and value relationships C~Livestock;Persians ...
March 10, 2015 by NEED HELP

hum 105
a scholarly article that discusses some aspect of the Female Divine in contemporary culture. (This might range anywhere from discussions on goddesses in advertising found in an article on marketing to discussions of feminine principles in contemporary theology. It must be an ...
November 1, 2010 by hum 105

History (Jamestown) repost for ronnie R.
AP US History - ronnie rodman, Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 8:29pm hi i need heelp on a history project i need to know how jamestown got its name thank you vey much
October 2, 2007 by Ms. Sue

English- textual history
What does it mean to research a textual history of a work? i.e. Hamlet's textual history
December 11, 2007 by Nelson

English/ History-Urgent
Was there a person in history whose personality changed dramatically in his/ her life? Who was he/ she? I did google search but still had no ideas? Can someone please give a name of person who changed dramatically in history? Any help will be appreciated. Thank You.
January 15, 2010 by Anonymous

•Review “Origins of the Cold War” in Ch. 27 of American History and summarize the revisionist and post-revisionist interpretations of the Cold War. Does our interpretation of history ever change
May 29, 2012 by Cheryl

AP US History
How did the compromises made when writing and ratifying the Constitution encourage the development of political factions? Compare and Contrast the effectiveness of Washington?s and Adams' presidencies in obeying and promoting the Constitution during their administrations. Does...
September 26, 2012 by Andrea

law-major help?
Hi, my friend and I both want to be lawyers. we finally talked after a long time of not seeing each other and we got on the topic of college. and majors. etc. i asked her what do u want to major in? she goes "history.. for LAw" i'm like you want to major in history law!? i was...
November 5, 2008 by Clarissa

I need help writing a thesis for my history day project, my person is Sacagawea and this years theme is leaders and their short and long term legacies. I don't exactly know where to start. Sacagawea has played a big role in the discovery of Louisisana territory, making her one...
November 24, 2014 by Anonymous

rewrite this. Do you know what history is Here is one answer it is everything humans have done and thought here is a more specific answer History is the first story of events it is the story of nations and persons how people began writing is a part of history so is the Hundred...
November 12, 2010 by Tom.H

History (URGENT)
What is the History of Haiti? I need brief and main points stating the history of Haiti. Because I have to talk about it briefly in my Travel Tourism commercial for an assignment. I'm having trouble getting the main points. Please help, this is urgent. THANK YOU.
May 3, 2009 by John

How did the advances in steel production and oil refining affect US industry History
December 16, 2008 by makayla

how does the study of history of the United States help you become a better citizen any views?
July 5, 2009 by y912f

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