Chapter 1 Class 6 Geography - The Earth and the Solar System

Which planet is known as the "Roman God of War."


Answer by Student

So, the correct answer is Mars

Detailed Explanation by Teachoo


  • Mars is the fourth planet from the Sun and is named after the Roman god of war .
  •  In Greek mythology, Mars is the god Ares . Ares is the god of violence, bloodshed, and conflict, and is often accompanied by his sons Phobos (fear) and Deimos (terror). 
  • It is also known as the ‘ Red Planet’
Go Ad-free
Davneet Singh's photo - Co-founder, Teachoo

Made by

Davneet Singh

Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 14 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.