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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Iphigenia at Aulis.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. "Hippolytus": When the nurse tells Hippolytus of Phaedra's desire for him, Hippolytus swears he will never break his vow of what?
2. "Iphigenia among Taurians": Whom did Iphigenia's father tell her she was going to marry?
3. "Iphigenia among Taurians": Which goddess appears and prevents the king from killing Iphigenia and Orestes?
4. "Iphigenia among Taurians": When Iphigenia realizes that one of the captured men is her brother, she devises a plan while helping them fulfill Apollo's orders. What will this plan help her do?
(a) Gain access to riches.
(c) Raise her status.
(d) See her father.
5. Whom is Death arguing with at the beginning of the play "Alcestis"?
(d) The Fates.
Short Answer Questions
1. "Iphigenia among Taurians": What rank does Iphigenia hold as a priestess?
2. "Electra": What does Orestes do as his mother comes to Electra's house?
3. "Trojan Women": The Greeks have assembled the Trojan women who were spared death to become what?
4. "Ion": How is Xuthus described?
5. "Electra": What does Orestes drop on the king's head when the king is looking at the entrails?
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