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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. The Chorus notes that even the powerful are not immune to ___________, as the wife could not let go of her sadness
2. Creon is delighted that Haemon's fascination with ____________ seems to be eroding during this scene during the play.
3. What is the handicap of Teiresias, the prophet, who comes to speak to Creon during the play?
(d) One leg
4. Who is the Greek goddess of love and of beauty, according to history and to the Chorus?
(c) Helen of Troy
5. The prophet goes on to tell Creon that he will be paid back _________________.
(a) Corpse for corpse
(b) With a war to end all wars
(c) Ten times fold
(d) With great poverty
Short Answer Questions
1. Creon tells Haemon he is grateful for his ____________ in all matters, and is pleased with Haemon's answer.
2. Where is Antigone led to after she has been given her sentence by Creon, the King?
3. Love has power over all mortals and _____________, according to the Chorus within this ode during the play.
4. Who does the new wife blind after the king imprisons the person as answered in #153?
5. Who does the Messenger now call a walking dead man during the first part of this scene during the play?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does the prophet tell Creon when he enters the room, led by the boy into the court?
2. What is the other story of jealousy that the Chorus relates to the audience within this ode, regarding the king and his first wife?
3. What does the Chorus lament in relation to Antigone's story and to the story of the princess?
4. What does the Messenger say about the grief that the queen must be feeling after the events which took place?
5. What does Antigone ask all to see her as when she is standing in front of everyone?
6. What does the Chorus elaborate on when it comes to love and its role in the relationship of Haemon and Creon?
7. What does the Messenger have to say about fate at the start of this scene of the play?
8. What is Choragos' reaction when Antigone is brought before Creon at the start of this scene?
9. What does this ode praise within the story and within the story of mankind as a whole?
10. What does Antigone believe plagues her and all her family from the grave?
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