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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who says, "The sins of the father [are] visited upon the son?"
2. Who is the goddess of justice?
3. Who represents the way that Eteocles has followed his own will which he honors more than he honors the will of the gods?
4. Who does Eteocles send to face Tydeus?
5. Eteocles explains that praying is not the problem of the Chorus, but the way they are praying since they are praying for what?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Would you classify Eteocles as an honorable king or a family traitor? Give examples to support your opinion.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the importance of the Oracle of Apollo to the relationship between Lauis and Oedipus.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the idea of blindness and bad judgment in the play Seven Against Thebes.
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