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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Electra, pages 42-66.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who invites the messengers into the cottage?
(b) The farmer.
2. Who does Orestes pretend to be when he meets his sister?
(a) A farmer.
(b) A beggar.
(c) A king.
(d) A messenger.
3. Who has a plan for how to kill Clytemnestra?
(d) The old servant.
4. Who does Electra call unfaithful, attractive to women, but a worthless coward underneath his pretty face?
5. What does Aegisthus throw on the altar when with Orestes?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Electra chide her husband for after the messenger has appeared?
2. The old servant tells Orestes he must kill Aegisthus, but not where?
3. Who is killed in sacrifice for the Trojan War?
4. Who says to the dead Aegisthus that his marriage was godless and filled with evil?
5. Where does Agamemnon go to fight?
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