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Is Achilles stronger than Hercules?

Finally, the research by Tsikritsis claims that a journey was made from Canada to Carthage in 86AD, and that the Minoans and other Ancient Greeks had reached North America before Colombus.

Q. What made the Minoans successful?

The Minoans owed their prosperity and sophistication to their success as a great maritime civilization, delpendent on the sea for trade and food. They were a trading culture. The sea was critical to their prosperity and survival. The Minoans were involved in the tin trade, critical in the Bronze Age.

Q. Did the Minoans go to America?

Finally, the research by Tsikritsis claims that a journey was made from Canada to Carthage in 86AD, and that the Minoans and other Ancient Greeks had reached North America before Colombus.

Overall, the Minoans had to invent many metalworking techniques like lost-wax, nielo, and granulation in order to achieve the diverse range of items they produced. Later Greeks would use these same techniques to create the first monumental bronze sculptures in Western history.

Q. How did the Minoans and Mycenaeans become wealthy and powerful?

The Mycenaeans adopted many things from the Minoans such as art, shipbuilding, metal work, architecture, religion, writing, trade, ad more. The many established trade routes throughout the Mediterranean also helped the Mycenaeans gain wealth and power. They gained power from trade, waging war, and conquering land.

Q. What were Minoans known for?

Minoan civilization emerged around 2000 BCE, and lasted until 1400 BCE. It was located on the island of Crete, which is now a part of Greece. The Minoans were famous for the magnificent palaces they built, above all at Knossos.

Q. What foods were grown in ancient Greece?

The Ancient Greeks grew olives, grapes, figs and wheat and kept goats, for milk and cheese. They ate lots of bread, beans and olives. In the Summer months there were plenty of fresh fruit and vegetables to eat and in the winter they ate dried fruit and food they had stored like apples and lentils.

Q. What did ancient Greece eat for breakfast?


Q. What did ancient Greeks invent?


Archimedes’ screwc. 3rd century BC
Lighthousec. 3rd century BC
Water wheel3rd century BC
Alarm clock3rd century BC

Did the Minoans fight in the Trojan War?

They invaded and conquered the Minoans on Crete. The most famous of the Mycenaean kings was named Agamemnon. He was a key figure in the Trojan War, as retold in Homer’s poem the Iliad.

Who eventually won the war the Greeks or Troy?

The name Troy refers both to a place in legend and a real-life archaeological site. In legend, Troy is a city that was besieged for 10 years and eventually conquered by a Greek army led by King Agamemnon.

Q. Was the Trojan War real?

For most ancient Greeks, indeed, the Trojan War was much more than a myth. It was an epoch-defining moment in their distant past. As the historical sources – Herodotus and Eratosthenes – show, it was generally assumed to have been a real event.

Q. Is Achilles a God?

Achilles became invulnerable everywhere but at his heel where his mother held him. Because Achilles was a half-god, he was very strong and soon became a great warrior. However, he was also half human and wasn’t immortal like his mother. He would get old and die someday and he could also be killed.

Originally Answered: Is Achilles stronger than Hercules? Achilles was not stronger than Hercules. Hercules was a demigod while Achilles although his body was invulnerable except for one of his heels, well, he was a mortal.

Q. Did Hercules fight with Achilles?

Achilles and Hercules did not meet. Hercules had completed his 12 labors and died before Achilles gained fame in the Trojan War. Also, when Hercules died he gave his bow and arrows to Philoctetes, who would go on to fight on the side of the Greeks and kill Paris who had himself killed Achilles.

Q. Who is stronger Hercules or Ares?

Well, they already fought and Heracles was the winner. There was a man called Cycnus, he was the son of Ares and a blood-thirst killer. Heracles found him along his father near Macedonia. There, Cycnus challenged the demigod to a wrestling duel, which easily Heracles won killing the son of Ares.

Q. Did Ares betray Zeus?

The God is depicted as a violent, uncontrollable deity who betrays Zeus. This does bear some relation to the myths, where Ares was the most hated God on Olympus. His jealousy of Perseus likely stemmed from Ares believing himself superior, given that he was a God while Perseus was only a half God.

Q. What bad things did Ares do?

Ares was the Greek god of war and perhaps the most unpopular of all the Olympian gods because of his quick temper, aggressiveness, and unquenchable thirst for conflict. He famously seduced Aphrodite, unsuccessfully fought with Hercules, and enraged Poseidon by killing his son Halirrhothios.

Q. Is Ares stronger than Zeus?

Although Ares was at his strongest, he found Zeus’ power and skill to be too much for him to overcome and although Ares managed to inflict considerable injuries on his father, Zeus eventually won and not only did Ares fail to kill Zeus in combat, he also was severely wounded and banished from Olympus by his father.

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