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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. Who delivers the opening speech of exposition in The Bacchae?
(d) The chorus.
2. What kind of knife does Orestes ask for to butcher the animal?
3. Whose death does the chorus sing of in the beginning of The Bacchae?
4. What does Aegisthus throw on the altar when with Orestes?
5. What is the setting for the opening of The Bacchae?
(a) A farm house.
(b) Apollo's shrine.
(c) A palace.
(d) A Dionysian altar.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Aegisthus take to predict the future?
2. Who did Zeus hide Dionysus from as a child?
3. When Orestes returns, who does Electra praise for his faithful friendship?
4. Who accompanies Creon to see Teiresius?
5. To whose daughter is Polyneices married?
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