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Oedipus the King Quiz

This Study Guide consists of approximately 71 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Oedipus the King.

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


Who does Jocasta say Laius had with him, as an escort? (from Scene 3)


Does the messenger identify the shepherd as the man he mentioned earlier? (from Scene 4)


How does Oedipus know that his daughters have come out of the palace? (from Scene 5)


What does Teiresias answer when Oedipus asks the identity of his father? (from Scene 2)


What was Oedipus' response to the information he got from the oracle at Delphi, when he asked about his parentage? (from Scene 3)

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