ANTIGONE BY SOPHOCLES : SCENE 5, PAEAN Flashcard Example #3758

Which statement reveals a change in Creon’s character?

you won’t change my mind to make yourself more rich.
The tribe of prophets—/all of them—are fond of money.
You’re a wise prophet,/but you love doing wrong.
Until one dies the best thing well may be/to follow our established laws.

Until one dies the best thing well may be/to follow our established laws.
A(n) __________ character is a character with few traits and who is not impacted by plot events.

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Which character is a stock character in Antigone by Sophocles?

Creon
Teiresias
Antigone
Sophocles

Teiresias
Which event occurs at the climax of the play?

Haemon attempts to persuade Creon to free Antigone.
Creon changes his mind and decides to bury Polyneices and to free Antigone.
Antigone is lead away to the tomb.
Antigone is arrested.

Creon changes his mind and decides to bury Polyneices and to free Antigone.
Which statement explains how Teiresias’ character affects the audience?

The character has no effect on the audience.
The character causes the audience to feel peace and comfort.
The character provides the audience with comic relief.
The character causes the audience to feel anxiety and fear.

The character causes the audience to feel anxiety and fear.
Which character is a dynamic character in Antigone by Sophocles?

Chorus
Creon
Teiresias
Antigone

Creon
Which statement explains how Teiresias’ character affects the plot?

The character has no effect on the plot.
The character causes Creon to rebel against the gods.
The character causes Creon to recognize his mistakes.
The character causes the gods to forgive Creon.

The character causes Creon to recognize his mistakes.
What does Teiresias’ character reveal about the beliefs of the ancient Greeks?

Kings are wiser than prophets.
Birds are evil.
Gods punish the wicked.
Prophets are greedy.

Gods punish the wicked.
A(n) __________ character is a character of dimension that changes with the plot.

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Which theme does Teiresias’ prophecy reveal?

Divine authority holds the ultimate power.
Human authority holds the ultimate power.
Each individual holds the ultimate power.
Family is the ultimate power.

Divine authority holds the ultimate power.

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