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The Libation Bearers

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Further Study

Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

Further Study Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

1 of 5
The chorus proclaims that, "the blood that Mother Earth consumes clots hard, it won't seep through, it breeds ___."

2 of 5
When Orestes speaks of claiming his inheritance, he means his kingdom, but also his family's legacy of ___.

3 of 5
Over the course of the play, darkness and madness are represented by ___.

4 of 5
What is the most important metaphor to run through the Oresteia?

5 of 5
What did Agamemnon and Menaleus see killing a pregnant hare while the men were sailing to Troy?