Antigone 80-95

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Quiz for pages 80-95. This quiz closes at 2-22-2013 at 5:00PM.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Ismene-page 84. What quote below was not said by Ismene?
    • A. 

      You have a hot heart for chilling deeds.

    • B. 

      A hopeless quest should not be made at all.

    • C. 

      Unhappy you! How I fear for you!

    • D. 

      If this is how you speak you will have hatred from me and will justly be subject to the lasting hatred of the dead.

  • 2. 
    Read the following wikipedia information on the Oedipus Complex [click on link or go to wikipedia and type in Oedipus Complex: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oedipus_complex 1. Write two paragraphs explaining what you read regarding The Oedipus Complex. Explain in your own words do not copy and paste. 2. Write 20 items/bullets from The Oedipus Complex [must be in complete sentences]. Total: 20 points.
  • 3. 
    Choose what quotes were said/written on pages 90-91.
    • A. 

      O, King, against nothing should men pledge their word.

    • B. 

      So it went, until the sun's bright orb stood in mid-heaven, and the heat began to burn.

    • C. 

      The girl shows herself passionate child of passionate sire...

    • D. 

      I avow it; I make no denial.

    • E. 

      Look, he comes forth again from the house, at our need.

  • 4. 
    Antigone-check all that apply--these are quotes only on Page 80-81.
    • A. 

      Oedipus' son Eteoles and Polyneices

    • B. 

      Antigone tells how Polyneices sister contravened this order and suffered martyrdom.

    • C. 

      Wonders are many, and none is more wonderful than man.

    • D. 

      The spectacle of a young girl giving up life and love for the sake of an ideal must remain permanently edifying.

  • 5. 
    Page 83 quote: "Such, it is said, is the edict that the good Creon has set forth for you and for me--yes, for me; and he is coming here to proclaim it to those who do not know it. He does not count the matter light, but whoso disobeys in any way, his doom is death by stoning before all the people. You know now, and will son show whether you are nobly bred or the base daughter of a noble line." Is this above quote a quote from page 83?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Go to link: http://ecommons.library.cornell.edu/handle/1813/30557 Watch video, titled [scroll down until you see]: CreonHaemon_lg.mov Video Clip: Creon and Haemon (Quicktime) 25.47 MB Video Quicktime View/Open Write three paragraphs on what you saw--describe characters, scene, and tone.
  • 7. 
    Watch the video: http://teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?title=Antigone&video_id=242814 Write a paragraph on what you saw: characters, tone, and scene.