Oedipus Rex

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Based on Sopphcles drama.

  
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1.  What is the priest doing at the beginning of the play?
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2.  Where did Oedipus send Creon at the beginning of the play?
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3.  What does Creon report?
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4.  What should happen to the man they will find?
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5.   Why didn't anyone investigate Laius's murder at the time?
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6.   What does Oedipus announce to the Theban people?
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7.   Who is rumored to have killed Laius?
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8.  Who does Creon advise Oedipus to send for?
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9.  What does Teiresias say when he arrives?
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10.  How does Oedipus respond when Teiresias charges him with killing Laius?
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11.  What does Jocasta convince Oedipus to do to Creon?
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12.  What does Jocasta attempt to prove to Oedipus?
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13.   Where was Laius killed?
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14.  Why does Jocasta's story upset Oedipus
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15.  What did the oracle tell Oedipus?
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16.   What is Jocasta doing the next time she leaves the palace?
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17.  Who gave Oedipus to Polybus and Merope?
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18.  What news does the messenger bring from Corinth?
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19.  How does Jocasta respond to the messenger's story?
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20.  Who found Oedipus first after he was sent away as a baby by his mother?
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21.  Who is to rule the kingdom now the truth of Oedipus's lineage has been revealed
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22.  How did Jocasta die?
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23.  Which best describes the play's theme?
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