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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. Even though Creon believes himself to be right, he will not fight _____________.
(a) The prophet
2. Who does the Messenger now call a walking dead man during the first part of this scene during the play?
(d) The prophet
3. Creon believes that Antigone deserves nothing more than to find a husband in __________ after what she has done.
4. Who goes to free Antigone and to bury Polyneices as the prophet said should be done?
(c) The boy
5. Who was with Antigone in the tomb when Creon showed up to let her go?
(b) The prophet
Short Answer Questions
1. Haemon responds to Creon that his __________ is his guide and no marriage is worth losing that.
2. Creon is told by ______________ that trees and ships yield to the destructive nature of floods.
3. The Chorus talks about love's strength and destruction, such as it is between Creon and ____________.
4. Creon realizes that the tragedy is surely punishment from _________ and the pain is immeasurable.
5. What is the relationship that Haemon has with Antigone, according to the play?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Creon believe he will be seen as even more powerful than he is now?
2. What does the Messenger have to say about fate at the start of this scene of the play?
3. What does this ode praise within the story and within the story of mankind as a whole?
4. Who is the goddess of love and of beauty who the Chorus thinks also enjoys watching the foolishness of man?
5. What does the Chorus elaborate on when it comes to love and its role in the relationship of Haemon and Creon?
6. What does Antigone ask all to see her as when she is standing in front of everyone?
7. What happened in the tomb of Antigone after Creon buried Polyneices properly?
8. When did Teiresias make an offering to the gods, he tells Creon, that was then refused?
9. What does Creon pity in some men after talking with Haemon about their relationship?
10. What does love have the power over, according to this ode in the play?
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