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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Phoenician Women, pages 73-98.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who does Orestes pretend to be when he meets his sister?
(a) A messenger.
(b) A king.
(c) A farmer.
(d) A beggar.
2. What does Aegisthus throw on the altar when with Orestes?
3. Who does Orestes tell Aegisthus that he and his party are?
4. Who does Aegisthus beg to protect him and destroy his enemies?
(a) The Nymphs.
5. What does the chorus inform Electra of in the beginning of Electra?
(a) A wedding.
(b) A funeral.
(c) An upcoming feast day.
(d) Her brother's arrival.
Short Answer Questions
1. Orestes fears being tried for what?
2. Where does Agamemnon go to fight?
3. What does Electra have upon hear head when she first enters the play?
4. Who does Orestes say must be repaid for his kindness?
5. Who does Electra call unfaithful, attractive to women, but a worthless coward underneath his pretty face?
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