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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 is the wife of Laius?
2. Who does Aegisthus beg to protect him and destroy his enemies?
(d) The Nymphs.
3. Who does Oedipus marry?
4. What is Electra doing when Orestes first sees her?
(a) Attending a banquet.
(c) Getting married.
5. What does Orestes ask the old servant once he is discovered?
(a) Whether Agamemnon is alive.
(b) Whether his fiancee is married.
(c) Whether Aegisthus is dead.
(d) Whether he has any friends left in Argos.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does the chorus sing about that would right the wrongs being slain in Electra?
2. What is the scene set before in The Phoenician Women?
3. In what city-state does Clytemnestra rule?
4. How long is Agamemnon gone to war?
5. Who enters with Orestes in his first appearance in Electra?
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