Where did the idea of greek gods living in mount Olympus come from?

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SInce Greeks didn't have science, they needed ways to explain certain things. So they came up w/ the gods
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Which gods live in Mount Olympus?

Zeus, Hera, Athena, Apollo, Artemis, Ares, Hermes, Dionysus, Aphrodite, Poseidon, Hephaestus, Demeter, are the 12 major gods and goddesses and the gods who had thrones on Mt.

Where did the Greek God Uranus live on Mount Olympus?

Uranus represents the sky and with Gaea (the earth) he begot the next generation of gods and titans. One of those, Cronus, became the father of Zeus, who with his siblings cho

How did Mount Olympus affect the Greek Gods?

Do you mean what's the association of Mount Olympus and the Greek Gods?. If so, Mount Olympus is the mountain of which the Greek Gods lived on top.

What Greek god did not live on Mount Olympus?

The were many minor gods that didn't live on Olympus. The only major god that didn't was Hades who lived in the underworld. It is also believed that Hercules didn't live on O

Why did the Greeks believe that gods live on mount Olympus?

The Greeks based all their beliefs on their imagination not based on science. Mount Olympus is the highest mountain in Greece, so they believed that Zeus(supream ruler of the
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Why did the ancient Greeks believe that the gods lived on Mount Olympus?

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
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What 12 greek god and goddesses lived on mount Olympus?

Zues - God of the Air . Poseidon - God of the Sea . Hephaestus - God of Fire & Metalworking . Apollo - God of Music, Archery & The Sun . Dionysis - God of Wine . Ares - G