Unit Three Text Questions.docx - Unit Three Mythology Folklore Text Questions Review Questions 1 What are three of the universal characteristics of a

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Unit Three: Mythology & Folklore Text Questions Review Questions 1.What are three of the universal characteristics of a hero based on what you have learned in thisunit? 2.What are the four main ways that hero stories are presented in literature? 3. What are the seven hero archetypes? Explain the purpose of one in detail. There are seven archetypes common to the hero monomyth that represent the characters a hero will come in contact with during his journey. Different creatures, gods, animals, or beings representing the culture that the myth originated from exemplify each archetype. The archetypes themselves remain the same, though. Shapeshifters pose as allies and hide their true intentions until an opportune moment presents itself during the quest. Their betrayal usually catches the heroes completely off guard. 4. What are the twelve parts of the heroic journey? Explain the significance of one of them in detail. Once a hero becomes an adult, he often goes through a time of isolation in order to prepare for his destiny and embark on his hero journey. The hero's journey has eleven distinct stages. The call to adventure occurs when the hero's ordinary world is shaken in some way and he is called upon to restore it. The call can come in many ways: as a message from the gods, with the introduction of a villain, or it can be preceded by ominous weather or events. The reason for the
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