Ursa Major

Period 3 Ayana Rodriguez & Tyler Badruddoja

Myth

One day the god Jupiter saw the beautiful Callisto & fell in love with her. They had a boy named Arcas .Jupiter's wife Juno was mad & changed Callisto to a bear.

Stars

The stars Merak & Dubhe are known as the pointer stars. Mizar, a star in the big dipper forms a double star with Alcor. Ursa Major has 17 stars in its design.