Week 3 Review Quiz 12a

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Week 3 Review Quiz 12a

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which word means "drought or sickness"?
    • A. 

      Supplication

    • B. 

      Pestilence

    • C. 

      Hubris

    • D. 

      Inconclusive

  • 2. 
    Which word mean "A future vision"?
    • A. 

      Insolence

    • B. 

      Pestilence

    • C. 

      Seer

    • D. 

      Prophecy

  • 3. 
    Which word means "the normal way of doing things"?
    • A. 

      Reproach

    • B. 

      Customary

    • C. 

      Deceit

    • D. 

      Reverence

  • 4. 
    Which word means "unclear" or "stated as a riddle"?
    • A. 

      Prophecy

    • B. 

      Seer

    • C. 

      Reverence

    • D. 

      Cryptic

  • 5. 
    Which word means "unable to stop"?
    • A. 

      Inexorable

    • B. 

      Prophetic

    • C. 

      Abhorent

    • D. 

      Censures

  • 6. 
    What does 'decree' mean?
    • A. 

      Unfriendly to foreigners

    • B. 

      To order by law

    • C. 

      To see the future

    • D. 

      To express disapproval

  • 7. 
    What does 'reproach' mean?
    • A. 

      To express disapproval

    • B. 

      Unable to stop

    • C. 

      The feeling that something bad will happen

    • D. 

      Hated

  • 8. 
    What does 'harboured' mean?
    • A. 

      Unclear

    • B. 

      Held

    • C. 

      Hated

    • D. 

      Unable to get results

  • 9. 
    What does 'consolidate' mean?
    • A. 

      Drought or sickness

    • B. 

      The act of praying

    • C. 

      To combine

    • D. 

      Unclear

  • 10. 
    What does 'insolence' mean?
    • A. 

      Excessive confidence

    • B. 

      Able to see the future

    • C. 

      Unable to get results

    • D. 

      Disobediance

  • 11. 
    The priest folded his hands in _________________ as he recited the creed.
    • A. 

      Pestilence

    • B. 

      Insolence

    • C. 

      Supplication

    • D. 

      Cryptic

  • 12. 
    The ____________ told me that I would die at the age of 67 of a heart attack?
    • A. 

      Pestilence

    • B. 

      Supplication

    • C. 

      Seer

    • D. 

      Abhorent

  • 13. 
    The child was taken home early because his behavior was truly _____________
    • A. 

      Prophetic

    • B. 

      Abhorent

    • C. 

      Cryptic

    • D. 

      Reverent

  • 14. 
    One should hold _______________ for their elders because one day they too will be old and wise.
    • A. 

      Reverence

    • B. 

      Abhorent

    • C. 

      Cryptic

    • D. 

      Seer

  • 15. 
    I couldn't hold back the _______________ as I stepped onto the stage for my solo number.
    • A. 

      Inhospitable

    • B. 

      Insolence

    • C. 

      Forebodings

    • D. 

      Reverence

  • 16. 
    The test came back _______________ so the convicted murderer could not be charged.
    • A. 

      Prophetic

    • B. 

      Cryptic

    • C. 

      Inconclusive

    • D. 

      Hubris

  • 17. 
    Certain countries can be ________________ to visitors so it's good to know ahead of time what you are getting yourself into.
    • A. 

      Harboured

    • B. 

      Seer

    • C. 

      Abhorent

    • D. 

      Inhospitable

  • 18. 
    You should never let yourself be overcome by _____________ , but rather stay humble.
    • A. 

      Hubris

    • B. 

      Cryptic

    • C. 

      Abhorent

    • D. 

      Pestilence

  • 19. 
    It was revealed recently that Bill Cosby led a personal life of _______________ when it came to his treatment of women.
    • A. 

      Insolence

    • B. 

      Deceit

    • C. 

      Prophecy

    • D. 

      Reverence

  • 20. 
    On the Senate floor, John McCain ______________ his fellow colleagues for supporting a bill that would make overseas torture legal.
    • A. 

      Cryptic

    • B. 

      Inexorable

    • C. 

      Abhored

    • D. 

      Censured

  • 21. 
    Oedipus calling for the death of the murderer in "Oedipus Rex" is an example of:
    • A. 

      Metaphor

    • B. 

      Irony

    • C. 

      Classicism

    • D. 

      Tragedy

  • 22. 
    The tragic hero is one who must ______________ throughout the course of a text.
    • A. 

      Die

    • B. 

      Cry

    • C. 

      Change

    • D. 

      Be Greek

  • 23. 
    What was Tieresias feeling towards delivering the truth to Oedipus?
    • A. 

      He was happy to help the people of Thebes

    • B. 

      He was reluctant to deliver the news because of Oedipus' reaction

    • C. 

      He lied in order to overthrow Oedipus and take over Thebes

    • D. 

      He left without revealing the truth because Oedipus yelled at him

  • 24. 
    Oedipus displays the characteristics of:
    • A. 

      Confidence

    • B. 

      Jealousy

    • C. 

      Greekness

    • D. 

      Hubris

  • 25. 
    Why did the people of Thebes trust in Oedipus to save them?
    • A. 

      Because he was their king

    • B. 

      Because he defeated the Sphinx

    • C. 

      Because he was the strongest in the land

    • D. 

      Because he forced them to have confidence in him because of his hubris

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