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Ares

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Ares, the god of war, mayhem and bloodshed, was not a friendly guy. Even though his sister was Athena, goddess of wisdom, he often acted in a bloodthirsty manner fitting for the son of Zeus. He even had the most beautiful Greek goddess, Aphrodite, as a mistress. His symbols are the boar, spear and vultures.

  1. 1. Who was the god of war?
    1. a. Mars
    2. b. Ares
    3. c. Zeus
  2. 2. Who was Ares' father?
    1. a. Zeus
    2. b. Apollo
    3. c. Mars
  3. 3. What was one of Ares' symbols?
    1. a. Boar
    2. b. Cow
    3. c. Kitten