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5 Matching questions

  1. What is a theatron?
  2. Who was the Greek god of theater?
  3. What were the functions of the chorus?
  4. What is Euripedes known for?
  5. Who warns creon that the gods side with Antigone?
  1. a where the audience sat
  2. b Dionysus
  3. c 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.
  4. d teiresias
  5. e 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

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Polyneices
  2. chorus marching in from the left or right
  3. wooden building with three doors through which actors made their entrances and exits
  4. level area in front of the skene on
    which most of the plays action took place
  5. 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.

5 True/False questions

  1. Who were the two main characters in Antigone?teiresias


  2. How does Antigone end up dying?Polyneices


  3. What is the orchestra?circular dancing place of the chorus; where performance is held


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


  5. Who did Sophocles beat in a dramatic competition?406 BC