Antigone Pages 96-110 With Essay Component.

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Antigone pages 96-110 with Essay Component. This quiz closes at 5:00PM on 2-25-2013.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Please view the following slide show write a paragraph explaining each slide. What do you see: scene, characters, etc.  http://www.shmoop.com/antigone-sophocles/photo-antigone.html
  • 2. 
    Havoc is described as:
    • A. 

      Chaos, state of being destroyed

    • B. 

      Danger, life threaten

    • C. 

      Intense feeling of happiness

    • D. 

      Silly behavior

  • 3. 
    Brazen is:
    • A. 

      Chaos

    • B. 

      Great happiness and state of bliss

    • C. 

      Shameless, rude, proud

    • D. 

      Wave in threaten way

  • 4. 
    Absurdity is:
    • A. 

      Extreme happiness

    • B. 

      Not intelligent

    • C. 

      Out of mind, don't know what's true

    • D. 

      Silly behaviors

  • 5. 
    What is described as undeviating?
    • A. 

      Not clear, not understandable

    • B. 

      Direct, straight

    • C. 

      Rude, unrespectful

    • D. 

      Helpful, kind

  • 6. 
    Which of the following are NOT synonyms--choose only one answer.
    • A. 

      Reverence and reverend

    • B. 

      Kinsmen and akin

    • C. 

      Decree and proclamation

    • D. 

      Rapture and ecstatic

    • E. 

      Staunch and insolence

  • 7. 
    What does the verb wrangle mean?
    • A. 

      To make a hole

    • B. 

      Become mad and fierce

    • C. 

      Choke or strangle

    • D. 

      Move in a uncomfortable way

  • 8. 
    Which of the following are examples of a regime--choose only one answer.
    • A. 

      Ecosystem, earth

    • B. 

      Pope, king, warrior, peasants

    • C. 

      Cell, tissue, organ, system

    • D. 

      U.S, China, Africa, Russia

  • 9. 
    Rampant is what part of speech:
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Adjective

    • C. 

      Noun

  • 10. 
    Who is a culprit?
    • A. 

      An new born child

    • B. 

      A man who murdered his family

    • C. 

      An artist who design a new sculpture

    • D. 

      The elders in the family

  • 11. 
    An instigator is someone who?
    • A. 

      Starts fire

    • B. 

      Helps another

    • C. 

      Fixes engines

    • D. 

      Starts trouble

  • 12. 
    What is a soliloquy? 
    • A. 

      Long speech in which characters, on stage alone, reveal inner thoughts aloud

    • B. 

      Words spoken by characters directly to the audience

    • C. 

      Conversation between two characters

    • D. 

      Plot line of the play

  • 13. 
    What is an aside? 
    • A. 

      Long speech in which characters, on stage alone, reveal inner thoughts aloud

    • B. 

      Words spoken by characters directly to the audience

    • C. 

      Conversation between two characters

    • D. 

      Plot line of the play

  • 14. 
    Essay question worth 20 points added to the 50 points for this test. Write an essay with five paragraphs explaining how Antigone stood-up for her rights despite her tragic ending? Reference other people in history, who also stood up for their rights, despite whatever tragic ending may take place. 1. Start off with a quote. 2. Paragraph one-introduction regarding Antigone and Greek Tragedies (look up information using Wikipedia.org). 2A. Thesis statement: In the next paragraphs, I will discuss_____________, ______________, and ______________. After filling in your three blanks: 3. Paragraph two-first blank. 4. Paragraph three-second blank. 5. Paragraph four-third blank. 6. Paragraph five-conclusion. 7. Paragraph 5-conclusion.
  • 15. 
    Describe in your own words the two paintings attached [two paragraphs]--what do you see--how does each of these portraits depict Antigone? If you are unable to see images below, go to website: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antigone
  • 16. 
    Watch the video on Greece: http://www.history.com/topics/ancient-greece/videos#the-acropolis-deconstructed write a paragraph on what you saw.