The Early Myths of Greek Questions.

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What types of children did Gaia and Uranus have?
Titans and one-eyed cyclops.
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Who cut Uranus and what did he/she use?
Cronus Gaia’s youngest son. He used a magic sickle stone.
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When Uranus ran who married Gaia?
Pontus the Sea.
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Why did Cronus eat his children.
For the fear that his own children will take his throne like he did with his own father.
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Who did Rhea ask for help about Cronus?
Cronus’s mother, Gaia.
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Why was Zeus swapped with a stone?
So he wouldn’t get eaten by Cronus, his father.
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Who looked after Zeus?
A magical goat called Amaltheia and Rhea's favourite nymphs.A magical goat called Amaltheia and Rhea's favourite nymphs.A magical goat called Amaltheia and Rhea's favourite nymphs.
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Who created the plan and what was it?
Metis, Zeus’s wife sent by Rhea created the plan. The plan was that Metis would give Cronus some herbs that will make him vomit the children.
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What did Cronus vomit?
A stone, Hades, Poseidon, Hestia, Demeter and Hera.
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What stones were used to represent the part of the universe?
A sapphire for the earth and sky, turquoise for the sea and a ruby for the underworld.
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Who got which stone?
Zeus got the sapphire, Poseidon got the turquoise and Hades got the ruby.
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What weapons were given to the Gods and who gave them and why?
Zeus got thunderbolts, Poseidon got a trained and Hades a helmet of of darkness. The cyclops made them and gave it to their brothers because their brothers released them from the underworld.
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Who was angry at the brothers and why?
The titans were angry because they didn’t get a part of the universe to own.
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Which titans got released and why?
Prometheus and Epimetheus because they were on the Gods’s side
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What was the strongest Titan called and what was punishment for trying to attack the Gods.
Atlas was the strongest Titan and he was sent to carry the heaven at the far ends of the ‘flat’ Earth for attacking the Gods with other Titans but failing.
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Cronus Gaia’s youngest son. He used a magic sickle stone.

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When Uranus ran who married Gaia?

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Why did Cronus eat his children.

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