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Antigone

Antigone Scene 2 Questions

Besides being Antigone’s uncle, how else were Creon and Antigone related? He is the father of the man she is to marry. According to Ode 2, who is the fortunate man? He is “the man who never tasted God’s vengeance”…

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Antigone

Antigone daughter of Oedipus, former King of Thebes, she is determined Ismene daughter of Oedipus, follows the law, what Creon says Creon King of Thebes, uncle of Antigone and Ismene Haemon Creon’s son engaged to Antigone Eurydice Wife of Creon…

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Discussion Questions for Antigone

Why does Ismene want to confess to a crime that she hasn’t committed? Because she feels she can’t live without Antigone. Why did Haemon kill himself? He killed himself out of anger and despair at his father. What did the…

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Antigone Reading guide

where do the beginnings of modern drama lie? in the ancient Greek celebrations of Dionysus what features of the theater developed after the days of Greek theater? Curtains on stage Greek theater started in which century? Sixth Century BCE what…

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Antigone

Greek Tragedy Terms Tragedy A drama or literary work in which the main character is brought to ruin or suffers extreme sorrow, especially as a consequence of a tragic flaw, moral weakness, or inability to cope with unfavorable circumstances Greek…

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English 2 Antigone

Describe Creon’s response to Haimon’s advice. Creon insists that he is right. What does Creon rule must be done to Antigone? Creon has Antigone buried alive. Is upholding the law Creon’s only motive, or is he also guided by a…

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Antigone Crossword Puzzle

Stoning The punishment for disobeying Creon’s edict is death by? Oedipus Who is Antigone’s father? Creon Who loses his wife and son at the end of the play? Dust Storm The guard witnesses a _____ _____ before Antigone arrives at…

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Questions| Antigione Prologue

How are Antigone and Ismeme related? Sisters, daughters of Oedipus What are the two brother mentioned in the prologue? Eteocles and Polyneices How did the two brothers die? They were on opposing sides in a Civil war, they killed each…

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Antigone Final Test Review

What did the chorus do in the Greek theater? comments the action of the cast, sing, and dance A classical play only included this many actors. 3 Classical Drama originated in festivals that honored this god/ Dionysus This group of…

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Antigone Prologue and Scene I

Whom does Creon refuse to bury? A) IsmeneB) Eteocles3) Eurydice4) Polyneices d) Polyneices Re-read the following comments from the sentry in Scene I. What do the comments help you infer about Creon? “I did not do it. I did not…

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