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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Who warns creon that the gods side with Antigone?
  2. When did Sophocles die?
  3. Who was Antigone planning to marry?
  4. What is a theatron?
  5. What is the orchestra?
  1. a where the audience sat
  2. b circular dancing place of the chorus; where performance is held
  3. c 406 BC
  4. d Haemon
  5. e teiresias

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Reduced participation of chorus, including ordinary people as characters in plays, realities of war, criticizing of religion, exuberance, tough decisions, and the sudden appearance of a god.
  2. level area in front of the skene on
    which most of the plays action took place
  3. Adding a third actor, fixing number of chorus to fifteen, introducing painted scenery, making each play of a trilogy seperate in nature, and making stories about human-human relationship rather than human-god relationships.
  4. Polyneices
  5. HIs bald head, adding a second actor, and creation of trilogies in which each episode related to the same theme.

5 True/False questions

  1. Who was the Greek god of theater?Dionysus

          

  2. What was the Thymele?altar to Dionysus on which sacrifices were made, and which was sometimes used as a stage prop

          

  3. What were limitations of greek theater?sets overall mood and expresses theme, Adds beauty (theatrical effectiveness) through song and dance, Gives background information, Divides action - breaks play into scenes, Usually fifteen members, Adds color, movement, spectacle, Offers reflections on events

          

  4. By what method is Antigone sentenced to death?Polyneices

          

  5. What were the functions of the chorus?sets overall mood and expresses theme, Adds beauty (theatrical effectiveness) through song and dance, Gives background information, Divides action - breaks play into scenes, Usually fifteen members, Adds color, movement, spectacle, Offers reflections on events