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1 I am a Euripidean woman
Of the three great Athenian playwrights Euripides was believed to be most skillful in his presentation of female characters. Let's see how much you remember about the famous women from his plays!
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ninedin
Apr 08 07
279 plays
2 Medea
"Medea", by Euripides, is a gruesome tale of revenge and jealousy. Enjoy!
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10 Q
freako
Mar 20 07
504 plays
3 Towards the Ancient Theater of Epidaurus
This quiz deals with ten of the plays written by Euripides, perhaps the greatest of the ancient playwrights. Enjoy!
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DeepHistory
Apr 14 14
114 plays
4 The Bacchae
Euripides' tragedy is still pretty gripping, even after 2,400 years or so.
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SBH
Dec 11 03
294 plays
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Last Updated Dec 03 14 3:28 PM

Some sample questions from this category:

* Who is the first character to enter and speak lines?
* Who are the Bacchae, anyway?
* The mother of Dionysus was killed because of the wrath of Hera, since she had cheated with Hera's husband Zeus. The actual cause of death was...?
* The Bacchae concerns a fight between a mortal king, Pentheus, and a god, Dionysus. How are they related?
* The followers of Dionysus carry thyrsoi (singular: thyrsos). What's that, exactly?


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