Who raised Zeus on Crete?

Who raised Zeus on Crete?

goddess Gaia

Which Greek Island was the birthplace of Zeus?


Why did the three goddesses want to claim the apple?

The three most powerful goddesses, Hera, Athena, and Aphrodite vied for the apple. ... Hera offered wealth and power, Athena offered military greatness, and Aphrodite offered the most beautiful woman in the world. Paris chose Aphrodite, assuming that the most beautiful woman in the world was in fact Aphrodite herself.

Who is the woman that Aphrodite gives Paris?

Princess Helen

Why did Aphrodite want the golden apple?

Paris gave the golden apple to Aphrodite, the goddess of love, beauty and fertility, who, in return, promised to give him the beautiful Helen of Troy, thereby triggering the Trojan War.

What does the winning goddess give to Paris in return for his choice?

Athena promised him wisdom and victory in battle. Aphrodite offered Paris the love of the most beautiful woman in the world, Helen of Sparta. Paris awarded the golden apple to Aphrodite. His decision, known as "the judgment of Paris," enraged Hera and Athena, who began to plan their revenge.

What was Poseidon's symbol?


Which goddesses believed were the fairest?

Athena quickly took it away, saying that the fairest meant the smartest. Aphrodite got mad, so she took it. She thought the fairest meant the most beautiful. The three female gods got into a big fight.