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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Bacchae, pages 155-179.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Electra condemns all men who are what to their wives?
2. Electra condemns all men who confuse what with power?
3. What is the setting for the opening of The Bacchae?
(a) A Dionysian altar.
(b) Apollo's shrine.
(c) A palace.
(d) A farm house.
4. Who has the greater army in the war in The Phoenician Women?
(a) The Argives.
(c) The Trojans.
5. When Orestes returns in the end of Electra, what does he offer his sister to do with what she pleases?
(a) Clytemnestra's corpse.
(b) Pylades' corpse.
(c) The knife he used.
(d) Aegisthus' corpse.
Short Answer Questions
1. What kind of knife does Orestes ask for to butcher the animal?
2. How does Eteocles suggest they attack the opposing army?
3. Who did Zeus hide Dionysus from as a child?
4. When Orestes returns, who does Electra praise for his faithful friendship?
5. Who does Eteocles ask Creon to speak to of the coming war?
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