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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 does Aegisthus beg to protect him and destroy his enemies?
(c) The Nymphs.
2. Who says our daily food is a small matter in Electra?
(a) The farmer.
3. Who invites the messengers into the cottage?
(d) The farmer.
4. What does Orestes ask the old servant once he is discovered?
(a) Whether his fiancee is married.
(b) Whether Aegisthus is dead.
(c) Whether he has any friends left in Argos.
(d) Whether Agamemnon is alive.
5. Orestes tells Electra that he's having second thoughts about killing whom?
Short Answer Questions
1. What has Orestes returned to do in Electra?
2. What is Aegisthus preparing to offer the goddess Nymphs in Electra?
3. Who does Electra tell her husband the messengers are from?
4. Who walks around Orestes looking at him in the cottage?
5. Electra condemns all men who are what to their wives?
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