Question: English & Literature

According to the myth of Oedipus, what was wrong with Oedipus's answer to the riddle of the Sphinx?
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He answered 'man' to the riddle, when it should have been mankind (including women). This is to show that Oedipus's thinking was skewed and foggy from the beginning. 

MHood2 | 661 days ago