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Artemis

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Artemis was a virgin goddess and Apollo's twin sister. She was associated with the hunt and with the protection of new animals, as she would not let them be killed in the forest. She also became associated with the moon and with beauty. Just like her brother Apollo, who was the god of archery, her symbol is the bow, but she is also symbolized by dogs and deer.

  1. 1. Who was responsible for the hunt and new animals?
    1. a. Artemis
    2. b. Athena
    3. c. Demeter
  2. 2. Who was Artemis' brother?
    1. a. Apollo
    2. b. Ares
    3. c. Zeus
  3. 3. What was one of Artemis' symbols?
    1. a. The sword
    2. b. The olive branch
    3. c. The bow