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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who prays to the gods to guide and inspire Eteocles' generals to victory?
2. To try to escape the will of the gods is considered ___________.
3. The theme of the play is based on what two stories?
4. What does Eteocles accuse the Chorus of being?
5. Why does the Chorus say that they come to the square to pray?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Seven Against Thebes is set in a male-dominated society full of violence and war. What role do women play in this society?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the relationship between parents and children in the play "Seven Against Thebes."
Essay Topic 3
How does the idea of battle and war differ between men and women?
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