Question 441.6 out of 1.6 pointsThe play Oedipus opens with the following speech by Oedipus: “… Children, / I would nothave you speak trough messengers, / And therefore I have come myself to hear you- / I, Oedipus, who bear the famous name.” What is Oedipus’ perception of himself in this speech?
Question 451.6 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.”Based on the fact that Fellowship is not willing to help or tarry with Everyman in his timeof need (“necessity”), one can argue that Fellowship is only interested in _________________.
Question 461.6 out of 1.6 pointsBecause so much of the Greek population desired to enjoy the benefits of royalty, there were often on-stage conflicts between actors playing commoners and kings.
Question 471.6 out of 1.6 pointsThe Greek scene (skene) building had no drop curtain.
Question 481.6 out of 1.6 pointsIn order to encourage realism all action in Greek theater had to occur within the events of one day.
Question 491.6 out of 1.6 pointsThe Greek play began with the parados.
Question 501.6 out of 1.6 pointsGoods states in the play Everyman: “Who calleth me? Everyman? What hast thou hast! /I lie here in corners, trussed and piled so high, / And in chest I am locked so fast, / Also