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The Bacchae

The Bacchae

  

by Euripides

The Bacchae: Quotes (What was Said) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Bacchae? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Who said, "Have mercy on me, Mother, and because of my mistakes do not kill your son--your son."?


Dionysus
Herdsman
King Pentheus
Chorus
Leader
Q. Who said, "My father sanctioned this [punishment] in ages past, great Zeus."?


Pentheus
Dionysus
Chorus
Herdsman
Leader
Q. Who said, "She'd [Semele] had the nerve to name Zeus the Father as her lover…What gall! What effrontery!"?


Zeus
Tiresias
Dionysus
Pentheus
Leader
Q. Who said, "As to the rest, the sublime is simple and leads To a beautiful life"?


Dionysus
Chorus
Tiresias
Agave
Pentheus
Q. Who said, "I seem to be becoming…somehow…aware. Something in my mind is changing."?


Tiresias
Pentheus
Dionysus
Chorus
Agave
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