Oedipus - Answer There is a plague on the city Question 9...

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Oedipus Quiz Question 1 Who is rumored to have killed Laius?Answer Robbers Question 2 What does Oedipus tell the Theban people?Answer all of the answers apply Question 3 Why does Jocasta's story upset Oedipus?Answer He killed a man at a crossroads Question 4 What news does the messenger bring from Corinth?Answer All of the answers apply Question 5 Who gave Oedipus to Polybus and Merope? Answer The messenger
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Question 6 What made Oedipus go to the oracle when he was young?Answer A man called him a bastard Question 7 What does Teiresias say will happen to Oedipus? Answer That he will not tell who did it Question 8 What had the priest busy at the beginning of the story?
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Unformatted text preview: Answer There is a plague on the city Question 9 What does Jocasta say she did with her baby?Answer She left it exposes on a mountain Question 10 Does Creon say he wants to be king?Answer No Question 11 What did the oracle tell Oedipus during his visit?Answer That he would kill his father and marry his mother Question 12 Where was Laius killed? Answer At a crossroads Question 13 What did Creon say that should happen to Laius' killer?Answer He must be banished or killed Question 14 What is the priest doing at the beginning of the play? Answer Asking the gods for help Question 15 What does Jocasta convince Oedipus to do to Creon?Answer Forgive him...
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2012 for the course ENG 2205 taught by Professor Paquette during the Spring '12 term at Troy.

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Oedipus - Answer There is a plague on the city Question 9...

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