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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. What does Laius do with his son?
(a) Sells him to a farmer.
(b) Buries him alive.
(c) Abandons him to die.
(d) Kills him.
2. The chorus in The Phoenician Women is waiting to be sent where?
(a) Loxias' oracle.
(b) Teiresius' oracle.
(c) Apollo's shrine.
(d) Dionysus' shrine.
3. Who is Laius' son?
4. When Orestes returns, who does Electra praise for his faithful friendship?
(a) The farmer.
5. Who is the wife of Laius?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who was Clytemnestra's first husband?
2. What has Orestes returned to do in Electra?
3. Orestes tells Electra that he's having second thoughts about killing whom?
4. What does Electra's husband say that it's improper for Electra to do?
5. What does Electra ask her husband to get for them?
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