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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 kind of knife does Orestes ask for to butcher the animal?
2. Who does Orestes tell Aegisthus that he and his party are?
3. Who does Electra tell that her husband is alive?
4. Clytemnestra claim's she only avenged whose death?
(a) Her son's.
(b) Her husband's.
(c) Her mother's.
(d) Her daughter's.
5. Who does the messenger tell Creon is dead near the end of The Phoenician Women?
(a) All answers are correct.
Short Answer Questions
1. Orestes tells Electra that he's having second thoughts about killing whom?
2. Electra condemns all men who confuse what with power?
3. What does the chorus inform Electra of in the beginning of Electra?
4. Who retreats when realizing the gods are against him?
5. Who does the chorus sing of, that went with Agamemnon to war?
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