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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Phoenician Women, pages 114-140.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What food and provisions are brought to Electra for her and her guests?
(a) Lamb, olives, and water.
(b) Lamb, flowers, cheese and wine.
(c) Lamb, onions, and potatoes.
(d) Bull, mead and water.
2. Polyneices, with his last breath, begs for what?
(a) To be buried in Athens.
(b) For his wife to be queen.
(c) To be buried in Thebes.
(d) To be buried in Argos.
3. What is Oedipus awarded for lifting the torment on Thebes?
(a) The kingdom.
(d) A diamond.
4. Who has Agamemnon brought back as a concubine from the war?
5. Who does Eteocles ask Creon to speak to of the coming war?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is the blind prophet in The Phoenician Women?
2. Whose life does the chorus bemoan before the battle in The Phoenician Women?
3. What does Orestes ask the old servant once he is discovered?
4. What does Aegisthus take to predict the future?
5. Orestes tells Electra that he's having second thoughts about killing whom?
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