Story Elements

Noah OR Gilgamesh (pick one)

Myth #1

Myth #2

Name of Hero

Noah

 

 

Cause of the Flood

Man is wicked; God is regretful for having created man

 

 

Flood Intended for?

Wicked man

 

 

Means of Announcement

God warns him and tells him how to build an ark

 

 

Hero Warns Others?

Tries but everyone thinks hes crazy

 

 

Duration of Flood

40 days and 40 nights

 

 

Extent of the Flood

Global

 

 

Hero is Saved Because

He is righteous.

 

 

Vessel Description

Several stories high

 

 

Whos On Board?

Seed of all things, 2 of every animal, Noah and family

 

 

Flood Ends

Ark is stuck on mountain top

 

 

Test to Find Land

Raven and doves are sent out. Dove returns with olive branch and last dove never returns because it found land

 

 

Flood Aftermath

Emerge and procreate

 

 

Creation Elements

Mankind is revived

 

 

Other elements?