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Dionysus

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Dionysus was one Greek god who really knew how to party! He was the god of festivals, wine, merriment and laughter, and got the reception of a rock star everywhere he went, complete with his own entourage of screaming women. The ancient Greeks thought wine had many beneficial powers, so his work wasn't just all play. He is symbolized by, what else, the grape vine!

  1. 1. Who was the god of festivals?
    1. a. Hera
    2. b. Dionysus
    3. c. Demeter
  2. 2. What did the Greeks think had beneficial powers?
    1. a. Cheese
    2. b. Wine
    3. c. Steak
  3. 3. What was one of Dionysus' symbols?
    1. a. The grape vine
    2. b. The trumpet
    3. c. The glass