Ajax Quiz | One Week Quiz A

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 110 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Ajax Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 4.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who says: Men of ill judgment oft ignore the good /That lies within their hands, till they have lost it.
(a) Tecmessa.
(b) Ajax.
(c) The Chorus.
(d) Teucer.

2. Who calls for Tecmessa to come listen to the messenger?
(a) The leaders.
(b) The Chorus.
(c) Teucer.
(d) The soldiers.

3. After hearing the messenger, who does Tecmessa order to search for Ajax and bring him back to his tent?
(a) The sailors.
(b) The servants.
(c) The Chorus.
(d) The soldiers.

4. Who does Ajax feel has done him an injustice?
(a) Agamemnon and Odysseus.
(b) His father and Agamemnon.
(c) Menelaus and Odysseus.
(d) Agamemnon and Menelaus.

5. What did Ajax do in the middle of the carnage that he wrought?
(a) Collapse.
(b) Die.
(c) Cry.
(d) Sleep.

Short Answer Questions

1. By struggling against a prophecy, the characters are struggling against what?

2. What was Ajax's state of mind at his death?

3. How many people accompany Ajax's son onto the stage?

4. Why does Ajax's wife cover his dead body?

5. Why is acting out of revenge considered foolish?

(see the answer key)

This section contains 220 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Buy the Ajax Lesson Plans
Ajax from BookRags. (c)2017 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook