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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Bacchae, pages 200-220.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. On what mountain are the wild women performing miracles in The Bacchae?
(a) Mount Cithaeron.
(b) Mount Hellene.
(c) Mount Cyprus.
(d) Mount Olympus.
2. When Oedipus learns the truth about his background, what does he do?
(a) Leaves Thebes.
(b) Divorces his wife.
(c) Kills himself.
(d) Gouges out his eyes.
3. What is reported that the women tore apart with bare hands in The Bacchae?
(a) The trees.
(b) The cattle.
(c) The lambs.
(d) The fortress.
4. Pentheus has heard of a trickster from where, claiming that Dionysus is a god?
5. Who becomes Clytemnestra's lover?
Short Answer Questions
1. Orestes tells Electra that he's having second thoughts about killing whom?
2. Who married Electra to her current husband?
3. How many children does Oedipus have?
4. Who does Polyneices pray to for victory in the duel?
5. Who does Electra NOT want the body to be seen by?
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