History (Mythology)

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Mythology

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)?

mythology

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. http://www.mythweb.com/ (Greek Mythology) 2. http://www....

Mythology

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

English/Mythology

What is ironic about the death of Jason and Theseus from Greek mythology

Mythology

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

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...

mythology

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???

Mythology

What is hell the equivalent to in Celtic mythology?

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

History (Mythology)

What are the differences between Helios and Apollo?

English

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

history

Answer now plz which of these words best describes the mythology of ancient egypt as told in this passage Peaceful,Violent,factual,humorous

mythology

mythological expressions used and their meaning? Which mythology? You'll need to be more specific in your question. Greek? http://www.pantheon.org/areas/mythology/europe/greek/ Roman? http://www.pantheon.org/areas/mythology/europe/roman/ Norse? http://www.pantheon.org/areas/...

English

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??? http://www.jiskha.com/display...

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...

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 ...

american mythology

summary of "the day of freedom"...thanks... Do you mean the US's Independence Day (otherwise known as the Fourth of July)? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Independence_Day_%28United_States%29 =) Or June 19th? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. However, WHICH "day...

mythology

a good title for a dragon

mythology

How do you pronounce the word 'peryton?' Thank you!

Mythology

Where did the box with Perseus and Danae float to?

mythology

who educated Hercules in the use of every weapon? thanks for any help!

English/Mythology

What is a ritualistic interpretation of the story of Theseus

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 ...

world mythology

What are the cultural assumptions of the greek/roman underworld?

English

Has anyone have to write a paper on greek mythology and dreams?

english 9b

what can you infer about the haida culture by examining their mythology?

philosphy

How does culture influence the symbolism used in mythology and religious thought?

world mythology

Identify the main characteristics of the Greek/roman underworld

world mythology

What are the implied moral values of the Greek/roman underworld?

english- greek mythology

do you think zeus knew that fire was needed for mankind?

Greek Mythology

I know Poseiden was the god of the sea, but I'd like more detail about him. Can someone help me?

English

I need a topic sentence that DOES NOT include factual information about Greek mythology

mythology

identify a scholarly article that discusses some aspect of the female divine in contemporary culture

Mesopotamian Mythology.

Is it possible to create without destroying or is this simply an ancient concept that holds true?

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?

mythology

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

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?

Mythology

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?

Mythology

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.

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. :)

English Genre

Is "Oedipus and the King"'s genre "Mythology" or "Fiction"?

8th grade

on a map I need to lacate Mt.Olympus,Mt.Parnassus,Mt.Pindos and Mt.Helicon all on one Mythology map.

english, comics, mythology folklore

What are the changes between the real story of Emperor Norton and the story 3 septembers and a january

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

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?

Mythology

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 =)

reading

i need help on a project about ceres/demeter so could you please give me web site. i've checked google and .mlahanas.de/Greeks/Mythology/Demeter.html

Mythology

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 ...

mythology

Why is horace considered as a satirist??? What characteristics does he had for him to call as a satirist??? What does a satirist do???

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 ...

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?

Mythology

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?

mythology?

i have a final and i don't know the difference between te cyclopes, giants and titans...can someone help http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyclops http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giant_%28mythology%29 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Titan_%28mythology%29 thanks Chanel, You can also use a...

SS-1 question

Through mythology, the Greek people expressed their religious beliefs.**** love of poetry. love of sport. political beliefs.

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....

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"

History/mythology

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

Mythology

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.

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.

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 ...

Art

According to egyptian mythology horus son Kebehsenuef fit who has the head of a hawk. what characteristic might make Kebehsenuef fit for the job of watching a dead mummy vital organs? A. A kind and caring heart B. The keen eyes of a bird of pray •• C. Ingenuity D. A ...

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?

california history

what is a good topic for a history presentation ca history only between the years 1850-1870.

Art

according to egyptian mythology horus son Kebehsenuef fit who has the head of a hawk. what characteristic might make Kebehsenuef fit for the job of watching a dead mummy vital organs? A kind and caring heart The keen eyes of a bird of pray •• Ingenuity A tendency towards ...

History

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!!!

History

Anti-history. what are some reasons persons feel that history is not relevant

history

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

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?

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?

Art

according to egyptian mythology horus son Kebehsenuef fit who has the head of a hawk. what characteristic might make Kebehsenuef fit for the job of watching a dead mummy vital organs? A kind and caring heart The keen eyes of a bird of pray Ingenuity A tendency towards anger...

LNU

math In a class of 50 students it was found 21 are taking English 14 are taking Math 28 are taking History 7 are taking Math and English 10 are taking Math and History 11 are taking History and English 3 are taking all three courses 1.)Make a Venn Diagram summarizing these ...

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 ...

mythology

How do you explain archetypes? (For example THE TASK in Cupid and Psyche) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Archetype It's not a difficult concept. Think of it as a model from which others are made. =)

History

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

English

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.

Sociology

Jews, Christians, and Muslims all believe in one God who, as creator of the universe, is concerned about each individual's action and will hold each individual accountable for them. In this sense, Jews, Christians, and Muslims all share the same A. beliefs B. religion C. ...

english on mythology

do u know any movies or characters that can relate to greek gods and goddesses You can check this site. http://www.windweaver.com/as/mythmovies.htm

7th grade history

Why is history important to be studied? Include 3 events in history as supporting evidence. How are these events relevant today?

Math

Kevin found that 15% of the 40 students in his history class said that history was their favorite subject. How many students like history the best?

history

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

world history

help please.... why was the International Organizations important In history? Whay was the Reconstruction of Europe and Japan important in history?

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?

US History

Why is history important to be studied? Include 3 events in history as supporting evidence. How are these events relevant today?

English

What is the MOST likely reason that Chaucer presents The Canterbury Tales as a first-hand account? to establish that he actually did observe the events he describes to create a sense of immediacy and authenticity to prove that the characters in the work had actually told him ...

Social studies

1. Which name describe 200 million africans who are descendants of the people who migrated from West Africa more then 4,000 years ago A. Savanna B. Sahara C. Bantu D. Mali 2. One thing that makes piecing together the history of sub-saharan Africa easier for research is oral ...

History

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?

History

I have a choice of taking AP history my freshmen yr or Honors, from a tutors point of view, if am getting a 98 in history now, should I take the AP? I know this isn't really hw, but if you can give me any suggestions, I'd really appreciate it! Thanks! It's okay if you don't ...

history

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

Art

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; ...

Art

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; ...

~Art~

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 ...

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 ...

history

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...

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!

history

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 .....?

History

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 ...

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...

History

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? ...

HELP! HELP ap world history

thuycydides posited that political situations recur in similar fashion and the study of history is therefore of great value in understanding the present. in reference to aiding in your developing a historical understanding of world history, what do you think this means? HELP

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.

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