ENGLISH FINAL

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  1. part of a trio of plays
    oedipus the king
  2. spokesperson of the greek god apollo
    delphic oracle
  3. author of oedipus
    sophocles
  4. queen of thebes, kills herself at the end
    jocasta
  5. murdered by his son
    laius
  6. causes the downfall of the hero
    tragic flaw
  7. crowned king at the end of oedipus
    creon
  8. a king with a secret in his past
    oedipus
  9. excessive pride
    hubris
  10. blind prophet
    tiresias
  11. a play with a sad ending
    tradgedy
  12. god of wine and ferility
    dionysus
  13. the ppl of thebes think oedipus can save them from the plague bc
    he is their king and hero
  14. to rescue thebes from the plague, laius' murder must be found and either
    killed or exiled
  15. tiresias can be described as a
    blind seer of the future
  16. oedipus can be described as
    stubborn and persistant to the truth
  17. what way does oedipus typify the protagonist of a tragedy
    he is the son of the king
  18. when oedpis killed laius and his men, he proved that
    pride and anger ruled everything he did
  19. jocasta's faith in oedipus mostly comes from her..
    ignorance that the oedpus was saved
  20. in oedipus, the chorus is
    a group of old men
  21. great trojan warrior
    hector
  22. trojan prince who loved helen
    paris
  23. blind author of illiad
    homer
  24. wore achilles armor, killed by hector
    patroclus
  25. woman for whom a war was faught
    helen
  26. best greek warrior
    ahilles
  27. achilles prize, hector's cousin
    briseis
  28. king- visists achilles to ask for mercy
    priam

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