Poetics Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

If the story is performed, why, according to Aristotle, should actors act with appropriate gestures to demonstrate their emotions and thoughts as the story progresses? (from Section II)

2.

Based on Aristotle's "Poetics", what does tragedy effectively achieve? (from Section III)

3.

How does Aristotle define "strange" words? (from Section III)

4.

Concerning what Aristotle says about the conclusion of a tragedy, which of the following statements is FALSE? (from Section II)

5.

When Homer says that Odysseus accomplished a certain number of deeds, what does Aristotle say the reader should do? (from Section III)

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