The Acharnians and Telephus

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1. What were Greek Comedies based on?

  • Contemporary events
  • Future Events and Outcomes
  • Greek Mythology
  • Spartan Legend
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2. Which of the following best describes typical Greek Tragedies?

  • Based on mythology
  • Based on current events
  • Based on Spartan legends
  • Based on Zeus, his brothers and his sisters

3. How does Aristophanes parody the moment in Telephus when he holds Agamemnon's son as hostage?

  • Dikaiopolis holds Spartan wine as hostage
  • Dikaiopolis holds Euripides as hostage
  • Dikaiopolis holds the Acharnian coal as hostage
  • Dikaiopolis holds Cleon as hostage

4. Who wrote Telephus?

  • Aristophanes
  • Euripides
  • Cleon
  • Agamemnon

5. Who was Euripides?

  • Aristophanes' Brother who was a playwright
  • A prominent pro-war politician
  • A Tragic Playwright
  • A Comic Playwright


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