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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What gods does Aietes call to as Jason and the Argonauts flee from Aietes's land?
(a) Helios and Poseidon.
(b) Zeus and Ares.
(c) Poseidon and Ares.
(d) Zeus and Helios.
2. If Chalkiope's sons perish, what does she swear to do to Medea if Medea fails to keep them safe?
(a) Kill their father.
(b) Sacrifice Medea to Poseidon.
(c) Persue Medea from Hades.
(d) Kill Medea.
3. What does Medea fear so much that she decides not to kill herself on the night she agrees to help Jason?
(a) Losing her family.
(c) Not being able to tell her family why she posioned herself.
(d) Losing Jason's love.
4. Who protects Jason and the others as they walk to Aietes' palace?
5. Whose palace does Athena go to to ask for help for Jason's quest?
6. What had Hephaistos fashioned for Aietes' palace that had a bronze mouth and breathed fire?
7. Who asks Athena about a possible plan to insure the Argonauts success?
8. What type of animal does Kirke use to soak Jason and Medea's hands in blood?
(a) A sheep.
(b) A dove.
(c) A boar.
(d) A pig.
9. What does Jason place over the fleece to keep it safe?
(a) A scarf of golden color.
(b) A blanket woven by Hera.
(c) A robe.
(d) An oxen's hide.
10. What goddess does Medea invoke while approaching the guardian dragon?
11. What does Medea cut off and leave for her mother as a memorial of her virginity?
(a) Her chastity ring.
(b) Her chastity belt.
(c) Her garder.
(d) A lock of hair.
12. Who fell from Helios's chariot into the waters of Eridanos?
13. How is Argos related to Medea?
(a) Medea is his aunt.
(b) Medea is his neice.
(c) Medea is his sister.
(d) Medea is his god-mother.
14. Who did Hera give Thetis as a husband?
15. Who does Eros crouch by when he shoots an arrow at Medea?
Short Answer Questions
1. What goddess was rising as Medea fled the castle?
2. How many streams flowed from the Aietes' palace doors?
3. What does Medea kiss as she leaves the palace to flee with Jason?
4. What area does Medea step out onto from the Argo as she comes to the place where the fleece is?
5. How many "measures" must Jason plow with the bronze-hoofed bulls?
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