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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 recognizes Orestes in the cottage?
(c) Agamemnon's servant.
2. What does Laius do with his son?
(a) Sells him to a farmer.
(b) Abandons him to die.
(c) Buries him alive.
(d) Kills him.
3. Who walks around Orestes looking at him in the cottage?
(c) The servant.
4. Who married Electra to her current husband?
5. When Oedipus learns the truth about his background, what does he do?
(a) Leaves Thebes.
(b) Gouges out his eyes.
(c) Kills himself.
(d) Divorces his wife.
Short Answer Questions
1. When Orestes returns, who does Electra praise for his faithful friendship?
2. What kind of knife does Orestes ask for to butcher the animal?
3. Who does the chorus sing about that would right the wrongs being slain in Electra?
4. Who does Electra say was NOT properly buried?
5. How long is Agamemnon gone to war?
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