Zeus

Most powerful above all.

Thesis Statement

Zeus is powerful and almighty because, Zeus is the ruler of all gods and defeated his father the creator.

Summarize

The story of Zeus is not long but complicated it starts off with him and his father Cronus. Cronus was told that would be over ruled by one of his children and he did not like the sound of that so every time his wife Rhea was pregnant he would wait until they were born and eat them. The children that he ate were hades, Poseidon, Hestia, and Demeter. But when they were being eaten they were still alive because they are immortal. Anyways Zeus was never eaten because of his mother. When he was born Cronus was not present, so she took the opportunity and hid the child and tricked Cronus into eating a stone instead.


Introduction

For example, Zeus shows power because he took the chance of dying and defeated his father.

Quote

“After the birth and consumption of five children, Rhea began to plot against Kronos. When the sixth child was born, Rhea presented a stone to Kronos in place of the baby … in his arrogance and haste, Kronos swallowed the stone without suspecting the ruse."

Explanation

This shows that he is powerful because sense he was the only child that was not eaten and he would soon be the one that would take over His father and take over Atlantis.


Conclusion

Zeus is powerful and almighty because, Zeus is the ruler of all gods and defeated his father the creator.