old exam 2 - I. (60 pts.) On your scantron form, please...

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I. (60 pts.) On your scantron form, please indicate the best answer to each question. 1. In which of these plays is there NOT a quarrel between father and son onstage? a. Antigone b. Ajax c. Alcestis d. Hippolytus e. Oedipus at Colonus 2. The character in Hippolytus who shows the purest influence of the sophists is a. Phaedra b. Nurse c. Theseus d. Artemis e. Aphrodite 3. Which of these plays was not produced as a tragedy? a. Ajax b. Philoctetes c. Alcestis d. Hippolytus e. Oedipus at Colonus 4. The Hippolytus we have was first produced in a. 442 b. 438 c. 428 d. 409. e. 401 5. When the Athenians defeated the Thebans in battle in Attica in 411, they believed that they had been helped by the hero a. Oedipus b. Heracles c. Theseus d. Ajax e. Odysseus 6. Menelaus and Agamemnon are the sons of a. Atreus b. Pelops c. Priam d. Heracles e. Zeus 7. He chose to die young and win immortal glory. a. Achilles b. Ajax c. Theseus d. Neoptolemus e. Philoctetes 8. The intellectual revolution of the fifth century started in a. Athens b. Sparta c. Thebes d. Troezen e. Sicily 9. The chorus of the Alcestis is comprised of a. Athenian women b. Theban women c. Thessalian noblemen d. Salaminian sailors e. Athenian men 10. "Why do bad things happen to good people?" is a question we associate most strongly with a. Aeschylus b. Sophocles c. Euripides d. Aristophanes e. Solon 11. The love of the Nurse for Phaedra is a. eros b. xenia c. misogyny d. philia e. isonomia 12. Fifteen years later, Aristophanes was still alluding to the shocking scene between Admetus and a. Pheres b. Alcestis c. Heracles d. Apollo e. Teucer
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