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Hello Ma'am,
Of the Twelve Olympians, seven were sired by Zeus. Of the seven, who do you think (or who is stated) to be the most powerful child of Zeus?

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Thank You.
Revan.

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Hello,

Of the Twelve Olympians the seven  that were sired by Zeus are Ares and Hephaestus (whom Zeus had by Hera), Apollo and Artemis (whom Zeus had by Leto), Dionysus (whom Zeus had by Semele), Hermes (whom Zeus had by Maia), and Athena who was born from the head of Zeus.

Of these seven children the most powerful can be considered Athena, the goddess of wise counsel, war, the defence of towns, heroic endeavour, weaving, pottery and other crafts.

Ares, god of war, comes second.

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Maria

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