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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

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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