Question 4116 out of 16 points ancient drama grew out

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Question 411.6 out of 1.6 pointsAncient drama grew out of the religious ceremonies of the ancient Greeks.
Question 420 out of 1.6 pointsEveryman states in the play Everyman: “O that is a simple advice indeed! / Gentle fellow,help me in my necessity; / We have loved long, and now I need, / And now, gentle Fellowship, remember me.”This excerpt suggests that Everyman and Fellowship have been friends for a long time. They have “loved long.” Fellowship’s unwillingness to help or tarry with Everyman in his time of need (“necessity”) is unexpected and disappointing. This is an example of ___________.
Question 430 out of 1.6 pointsIn the play Oedipus the Chorus say: “Alas the seed of men./…/ That breathe on void and are void / And exist and do not exist?” In context, what does the first line—“Alas the seed of men”—mean?
Question 441.6 out of 1.6 pointsAntiquated drama grew out of the religious ceremonies of the ancient Greeks.
Question 451.6 out of 1.6 pointsAristotle, the Greek critic, said that a tragic hero could either be a nobleman or a common man.
Question 461.6 out of 1.6 pointsSophocles attempted to individualize (make more human) the heroes of Greek drama.
Question 471.6 out of 1.6 pointsAeschylus was a student of Sophocles.
Question 481.6 out of 1.6 pointsThe play Everyman opens with a statement by Messenger that the “intent” of the play is “gracious / And sweet to bear away.” This means the purpose of the play is
Question 491.6 out of 1.6 pointsOthello becomes suspicious of Desdemona, because he is manipulated by Iago and the circumstances Iago creates for him.
Question 501.6 out of 1.6 pointsA contrived "miracle" of intervention used to solve problems is the deus ex machina.
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