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Aeson and Alcimede

Jason's father and mother

avenge wrongs

what Chiron taught Jason

Centaur

the creature that Chiron was

anger

Jason's reaction to tale of his birth

punish uncle or perish

what Jason vowed to do

3 things Jason did after tale

gird sword, put on sandals, set out

spring

season of journey

breathless, exhausted

Jason's condition after crossing

Juno

what old dame became

peacock

how Jason recognized Juno

aid and protection

what Juno promised Jason

Iolcus

end of 1st journey

festival

what Pelias was celebrating

resore seized power

what Jason demanded of Pelias

surrender power, wealth, enter obscurity

what Pelias would not think of

after banquet

when Pelias would talk to Jason

heroic deeds

what bards at banquet sang about

Phryxus and Helle

story bards recited

Athamas and Nephele

Phryxus & Helle's parents

Ino

cruel stepmother

Neptune

sent means of escape to Phryxus & Helle

Winged, golden-fleeced ram

on what Phryxus & Helle fled

fell into sea

happened to Helle on journey

Hellespont

bears Helle's name

Phryxus

sacrificed the ram

not brave enough

what Pelias said about today's youth

foolish

what Jason thought of vow to get fleece

Juno shrine at Dodona

Jason visited before seeking fleece

Minerva

who built Jason's boat

Mt. Pelion

where trees for boat came from

swift-sailing

what the name Argo means

Aeolus

Juno bargained with him for good winds

Phineus

blind king Jason met

sons of Boreas

chased off Harpies

Strophades Islands

where the Harpies fled

Symplegades

name of floating, crashing rocks

mouth of Bosporus

where rocks are chained to seabottom

Colchis

end of 2nd journey

Aeetes

king of Colchis

Vulcan

god of the fire-breathing bulls

Mars

god of the plowed field

giants in full armor

appeared after sowing dragon's teeth

threw dust in faces

how Jason defeated giants

Absyrtus

Medea's brother on the Argo

killed, cut up and threw overboard Absyrtus

how Medea delayed pursuing father

resign throne to Aeson

what Jason demanded of Pelias on return

cut up and boil father with herbs

Medea's instructions to Pelias' daughters

Glauce or Creusa

Jason's second love

killed them

what resentful Medea did to her children

Argo will cause Jason's death

Medea's warning to Jason as she fled

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