We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
GO TO SAT PREP GO TO ACT PREP
Samson Agonistes

Samson Agonistes

  

by John Milton

Samson Agonistes: Back to the Back-story True or False

1. What did Dalila tell the Philistines about Samson's strength? -> That it wasn't actually real
2. What was surprising about Samson's birth? -> His parents believed they were unable to conceive.
3. Why are there tensions between Israel and the Philistines? -> Samson had promised to fight for the Philistines.
4. Why, according to Samson, did he marry Dalila in the first place? -> God told him to marry a Philistine woman.
5. What was foretold about Samson? -> That he would win big at Las Vegas

Submit
Advertisement