10 Plays Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Medea.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. "Alcestis": Who agrees to die in place of Admetus?
(a) His niece.
(b) His sister.
(c) His wife.
(d) His mother.

2. "Medea": Of what besides deceit does Medea accuse Jason?
(a) Jealousy.
(b) Slavery.
(c) Trickery.
(d) Lust.

3. "Alcestis": Whom does Heracles talk to and learn the extent of the events in the household?
(a) The gardener.
(b) The handmaiden.
(c) The butler.
(d) The cook.

4. "Alcestis": What does Admetus's wife make him promise not to do after she dies?
(a) Remarry.
(b) Hire a nanny.
(c) Leave the children.
(d) Go mad.

5. "Medea": Whom did Jason make an agreement with King Creon to marry?
(a) Creon's sister.
(b) Creon's daughter.
(c) Creon's aunt.
(d) Creon's niece.

Short Answer Questions

1. "Alcestis": Admetus's wife says she is dying because it is her natural duty and for another reason.Admetus's What is it?

2. "Alcestis": Pheres says that no man wishes to die. What does he suggest is better?

3. "Medea": Medea claims that women are the unhappiest creatures on earth for a second reason. What is the second reason?

4. "Alcestis": What does Admetus heap on Pheres before he leaves the funeral?

5. "Alcestis": What is the woman dressed in when Heracles returns with her?

(see the answer key)

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