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Antigone Flashcards

Antigone Final Exam

How are Antigone and Ismene related? Sisters How did the two brothers, Polyneices and Eteocles, die? They died in battle, killing each other. What is King Creon’s decree? No one is allowed to bury Polyneices What does Antigone plan to…

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Odes in Antigone

What does the parados talk about? The parados talks about Polyneices’s attack on Thebes and his defeat. It is before all of the odes. What does the first ode talk about? It talks about how man is the world’s greatest…

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antigone scene 3-5

who has come to speak with creon? haimon, creon’s son comes to creon to tell him that he is going to obey him and be loyal to him what does creon say is the greatest evil that society faces? anarchy…

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Antigone Prologue- Scene 2

what does Creon forbid anyone to do with Polyneices body? Creon forbids anyone to bury Polyneices body. His body shall like in the fields, a sweet treasure for the animals as they search for food Why does Antigone summon her…

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Oedipus/Antigone Characters

Oedipus’ wife and mother Jocasta Jocasta’s brother Creon Oedipus’ father Laius Blind prophet; uses birds to interpret omens Tiresias Appeals to Oedipus for help in removing the plague in Thebes; one of the suppliants Priest Receives baby Oedipus from Jocasta…

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Cumulative Exam Review

Steve Gadd is known as one of the most influential drummers of all time, and he toured with Eric Clapton.What is wrong with the sentence? (A)A. The ideas are not coordinate.B. It lacks parallel structure.C. A semicolon should precede the…

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Antigone Scene 5 – Exodus

Creon has conflict with Teiresias the blind prophet Teiresias’ revelation of truth to Creon is that he had Oedipus leave Thebes indirectly helping Creon to become king Teiresias is physically blind but spiritually sighted prophet agent of gods in dealing…

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Antigone

Antigone a young woman; daughter of Oedipus and Jocasta; bethrothed to Haemon; niece of Creon; sister of Polynices, Eteocles, and Ismene Ismene sister of Antigone Chorus a group of wise men who aid/help Creon in ruling; they are highly respected…

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Antigone

Oedipus king of Thebes, the son of Laius and Jocasta, and the father by Jocasta of Eteocles, Polynices, Antigone, and Ismeme: as was prophesied at his birth, he unwittingly killed his father and married his mother, blinded himself Jocasta Queen…

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antigone quote analysis

(128) “O think . . .: we are women; it is not for us to fight against men; our rulers are stronger than we,And we must obey in this, or worse than this. May the dead forgive me, I can…

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