Antigone Quizzes & Trivia


Respond to the following questions about the Prologue, Scene 1, and Scene 2 to review your knowledge on the first parts of the play.

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 3728   |  Last updated: Feb 11, 2013
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    The major conflict presented in the story is

Sophocles was a great Greek playwright credited for Antigone. The Greek were marvelous people and the book shows us a glimpse of their lives. The book was a sad but exiting take on their culture. Take up the test below and...

Questions: 34  |  Attempts: 854   |  Last updated: Sep 24, 2018
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    Sophocles was born in approximately _______.

Antigone and Ismene are the sisters of the dead Polyneices and Eteocles. It starts with Antigone and Ismene outside the palace gates meeting on how they are going to defy Creon. The story is intriguing and tragic; if you...

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 422   |  Last updated: Sep 24, 2018

Greek tragedy was a popular and influential form of drama performed in theatres across ancient Greece from the late 6th century BCE. The works of many of famous playwrights of the genre were still performed centuries after...

Questions: 11  |  Attempts: 59   |  Last updated: Sep 24, 2018
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    Which of the following is NOT one of the three types of Greek drama?

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

Questions: 16  |  Attempts: 56   |  Last updated: May 19, 2013
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    Havoc is described as:




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Antigone Questions & Answers


Which of the following is Antigone's punishment for burying her brother?
She was exiled, and then she killed herself. The original punishment was death, but crown changed his mind
The major conflict presented in the story is
BAntigone wants to give her brother Polyneices a proper burial
Which of the following adjectives best describes the Sentry when he is summoned by Kreon?
Patient because that's what he wass, that's for sure. understood.
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