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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. "Trojan Women": What does Cassandra say her death is the working of?
(a) The gods.
(b) Nature.
(c) Social justice.
(d) Fate.

2. "Electra": What does Orestes do as his mother comes to Electra's house?
(a) Runs away.
(b) Leaves.
(c) Stands next to Electra.
(d) Hides.

3. "The Bacchants": How does Pentheus disguise himself to go view the rites on the hill?
(a) As a herdsman.
(b) As a commoner.
(c) As a woman.
(d) As a shepherd.

4. "Electra": Who tells Electra Aegisthus is successfully murdered?
(a) A servant.
(b) Her husband.
(c) A messenger.
(d) A guard.

5. "The Bacchants": What does Pentheus say are dancing in the countryside?
(a) Maenads.
(b) Syrians.
(c) Egyptians.
(d) Strangers.

Short Answer Questions

1. "The Bacchants": What is Tiresias's job?

2. "The Bacchants": When Pentheus is told not to blaspheme the gods, what emotion does he feel?

3. "Iphigenia at Aulis": Who stole Helen?

4. "Trojan Women": What does Hecuba bury with her grandson?

5. "Trojan Women": When does the king say he will kill Helen?

Short Essay Questions

1. "Iphigenia among Taurians": Why are Orestes and Pylades in Taurus?

2. "Iphigenia at Aulis": What happens when Iphigenia is sacrificed?

3. "The Bacchants": What do Cadmus and Tiresias discuss on their way to the bacchanal celebration?

4. "Trojan Women": What does Hecuba tell Menelaus?

5. "Electra": When Electra meets her brother and thinks he is a messenger, what does she tell him?

6. "Iphigenia at Aulis": Why does Achilles vow to defend Iphigenia?

7. "Trojan Women": What does Cassandra tell Hecuba after her prediction about Agamemnon?

8. "Trojan Women": Why is Hecuba enraged about being Odysseus's slave?

9. "Iphigenia among Taurians": Why do the men capture Pylades and Orestes?

10. "The Bacchants": Why does Dionysus plot against the Thebans?

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