Antigone by Sophocles: Scene 5, Paean Pre-Test
Which event occurs at the climax of the play?
Creon changes his mind and decides to bury Polyneices and to free Antigone.
What is the purpose of the paean?
to honor the gods
Which character is an archetype in Antigone by Sophocles?
A(n) _________ character is a character type that is common in certain genres.
Which statement explains how Teiresias’ character affects the audience?
The character causes the audience to feel anxiety and fear.
What does Teiresias’ character reveal about the beliefs of the ancient Greeks?
Gods punish the wicked.
Which character is a dynamic character in Antigone by Sophocles?
A(n) __________ character is a universal character type that is common across different genres of literature.
What does the passage reveal about the beliefs of the ancient Greeks?
They believed the gods were powerful enough to rescue them.
A(n) __________ character is a character of dimension that changes with the plot.