Hamlet Act 1 Quiz - Hamlet Quiz Part A Elizabethan Revenge Tragedy Terms Definitions 1 Tragic Hero a protagonist who usually through some weakness of

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Hamlet Quiz Part A - Elizabethan Revenge Tragedy Terms - Definitions 1. Tragic Hero - a protagonist who, usually through some weakness of his or her spirit, meets a tragic end. 2. Hamartia - tragic flaw, usually leading to hero’s downfall. 3. Hubris - overbearing pride or arrogance (often the tragic flaw). 4. Pathos - a colleague that arouses feeling of pity, sympathy, tenderness, or sorrow. 5. Bathos - insincere are grossly sentimental pathos 6. Catharsis - this is the effect of tragedy on its audience, usually leading to a restoring our refashioning of the human spirit. 7. Foil - one that by contrast underscores or enhances the distinctive characteristics of another. Part B - Knowledge of Plot

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