1. How does Aristophanes parody the moment in Telephus when he holds Agamemnon's son as hostage?
- Dikaiopolis holds Euripides as hostage
- Dikaiopolis holds Cleon as hostage
- Dikaiopolis holds the Acharnian coal as hostage
- Dikaiopolis holds Spartan wine as hostage
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2. Who wrote Telephus?
3. How does Aristophanes parody Telephus' anti-war speech?
- Dikaiopolis gives a speech promoting war but wearing a costume to look like Telephus
- Dikaiopolis actually compliments Telephus' speech by agreeing with it in the paradise of the Acharnians
- Dikaiopolis gives an anti-war speech and imitates Telephus
- Dikiaopolis buys a slave dressed as Telephus who makes a similar speech
4. Which of the following best describes typical Greek Tragedies?
- Based on mythology
- Based on Zeus, his brothers and his sisters
- Based on current events
- Based on Spartan legends
5. How does Aristophanes parody the costume in Euripides' play, Telephus?
- Dikaiopolis constantly changes his costume to mock the constant costume changes in Telephus
- Dikaiopolis disguised himself as a beggar to make the chorus pity him, like Telephus disguised himself to seek Achillies.
- Dikaiopolis dresses as a young tanner like Telephus does at the end of the play when he addresses the audience
- Dikaiopolis pretends to buy blood-stained clothes just as Telephus does to make him look like a murderer
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