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James Duran Review Questions: 1. What are the characteristics of women warriors in mythology and folklore? The characteristics of warriors are tenacity, self-righteousness, strength, a sense of justice, loyalty, goal-oriented, impatient, and vengeance-seeking. 2. How did the mythical Amazons demonstrate their hatred of men? The mythical amazons demonstrate their hatred of men by either leaving the male children to die in the wilderness, give them to their fathers, kill them, or enslave them. 3. In Celtic mythology, what was the purpose of the warrior-goddess Morrigan? Her purpose was to cause confusion and fear among the soldiers so she could sway the battle to the side she liked more. 4. What was the role of Valkyries in Norse mythology? Valkyries had the role of flying on a horse over the field of battle and chose the souls of the dead to carry to heaven. 5. The strength and fierce attributes of warrior women in mythology and folklore had an effect on the societies of the ancient Greeks, Norse, and Celts. In fact, Viking women
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