Why did the ancient Greeks believe that the gods lived on Mount Olympus?

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Ancient Greeks did not have the same technologies and tolerances that we do. So, when people tried to climb Mount Olympus and never returned, their friends and family thought that the Gods disintegrated the climber.
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