Earthquakes

What is a myth?

http://library.thinkquest.org/J002356F/myth.htm

Read the first Chapter in the Start to finish book. How did ancient man in the following countries/continents explain earthquakes using myths for the following countries

China :

Chile:

NorthAmerican/Native Americans

India

 

9 responses

  1. miguel

    china dragon they thought he was gabeing the eath

    chile snakes fighting that they were fighting in the earth north american turtle
    the turtle walked with the earth on his back
    he get a drake
    india elephant thought the popleplo thought he was waucking around

    September 20, 2011 at 12:16 pm

  2. isaac

    The myth for China was the dragon would pick up the earth
    The myth for Chile was when the snakes would fight a earthquake would happen
    The myth for North America/Native Americans a turtle had the earth on it’s back and when he would walk the earth would shake
    The myth for India was a huge elephant would walk and walk and fall down then the earth would shake

    September 20, 2011 at 12:16 pm

  3. china the dragon shake his head in the earth start shakeing
    chile start fightingin andthe north american turtle everytime he takes a step the earth moves because his own back

    September 20, 2011 at 12:18 pm

  4. hannah

    china dragon when the dragon shaked his head the earth shaked when snakes started fighting the and when turtles moved the earth shaked and the amaricans felt the ground moved and a giant elephants thouht that the floor moved and then he moved so he can run

    September 20, 2011 at 12:18 pm

  5. Danny

    A DRAGON WAS SACKING HIS
    HEAD AND HOLDING THE EATH
    CHINA.

    September 20, 2011 at 12:19 pm

  6. MOSHAN

    1.IN CHINA THEY SAID A DRAGON SHAKE HAS HEAD AND IT WAS A EARTHQUAKE.
    2.IN CHILE THEY SAID TWO SNAKES WAS FIGHTING.
    3.INDIA A ELEPAHNT WAS WALKING ON THE EARTH

    September 21, 2011 at 9:50 am

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