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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What goddess does Medea invoke while approaching the guardian dragon?
2. Who does Hera ask to watch for Medea and Jason's leave from Kirke's house?
3. Whose priestess was Medea?
4. Whose is Telamon's grandfather?
5. Who protects Jason and the others as they walk to Aietes' palace?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Kirke the sister of?
2. What herb does Medea use on the dragon?
3. How is Argos related to Medea?
4. Why does Chalkiope go to Medea's room in the midst of her trying to come up with a plan to gain Medea's help for Jason?
5. After Jason completed his challenge, what does Aietes spend all night pondering?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Medea do as she leaves her father's palace?
2. What challenge does Aietes pose to Jason in exchange for the Golden Fleece?
3. Why is Erato called Erato?
4. What does Aietes threaten his people with after he finds out that Jason has Medea?
5. What does it take for Kypris to convince Eros to bewitch Medea?
6. What does Medea tell Jason will happen if he breaks his promise to her?
7. Why does Hera seek out Kypris (Aphrodite) to help Jason's quest?
8. What does Medea ask of her maids in regard to her plan to help Jason?
9. Why does Jason agree to take Medea away from her father's lands?
10. Describe the four springs that flow from Aietes's palace.
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