Economic Problems in Brazil

Topics: Aphrodite, Greek mythology, Hera Pages: 1 (252 words) Published: May 7, 2011
Karla Vizcarra
Mr. Simmons
Socratic:7th & 8th
Aphrodite (Venus)
Aphrodite was the goddess of love, beauty and sexuality, she was often naked The Romans called her Venus, because of her beauty. Aphrodite was born of the foam sea when cronus cut of Uranus gentiles and threw them into the sea, Aphrodite lived on Mount Olympus with the other supreme deities. In which she married a homely craft man god named Hephaestus, her parents where Uranus or Zeus and Dione, she hardly where clothes and she cause the Trojan War.

Aphrodite thinks noting but love and her work is pleasure, often Aphrodite would have in affairs with other guys. When the hero Peleus was married to the sea-nymph Thetis, all the gods were invited to the ceremony, but one god. So she got a golden apple and rolled it to the three gods who were sitting down and on that golden apple it had a note saying “ For the fairest” the three gods began to fight over the apple so they go up to Zeus to tell him pick which of them is the most beautiful one. Zeus had a hard time choosing who, since all three of them were dear to him so he let the handsome youth god the Trojan Prince Paris choose. The goddess where bribing him except for Aphrodite was trying to seduced him, telling him “I will give you the most beautiful god”, so he think about it and he go’s with Aphrodite’s bet.
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