The prologues to Terence’s plays, including The Eunuch-Get Answer Now

The prologues to Terence’s plays, including The Eunuch-Get Answer Now
LEHMAN COLLEGE
DEPARTMENT OF LANGUAGES AND LIETERATURES
LEH352 – Ancient Comedy in Translation
Spring 2022
Instructor: Mark Murphy Name: ______________________________
ID Quiz: The Eunuch
1. The prologues to Terence’s plays, including The Eunuch, differ from those of earlier playwrights. What theatrical innovation did he introduce in his prologues?
_________________________________________________________________________________
2. Thaïs has two objectives in summoning Phaedria to her home? What are they?
_________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________
3. What are the two reasons Thaïs gives for wanting to wrangle Pamphila out of Thraso’s sweaty paws?
_________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________
4. According to Phaedria, why does Thaïs want a eunuch?
_________________________________________________________________________________
 
5. What sort of business is Gnatho thinking about starting?
_________________________________________________________________________________
6. When Chaerea arrives on stage he’s frantically looking for someone. What’s this someone’s name?
_________________________________________________________________________________
7. What two “items” is Parmeno delivering to Thaïs’ house? Be specific.
_________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________
8. Who advises Chaerea to swap clothes with the eunuch? Is he serious?
_________________________________________________________________________________ ____ yes ____ no
9. What is the relationship between Gnatho and Thraso? (Hint: It’s not master/slave.)
_________________________________________________________________________________
10. Chremes suspects that Thaïs is plotting against him. What does he think her endgame is?
_________________________________________________________________________________
11. Who is the first to recognize Chaerea disguised as a eunuch?
_________________________________________________________________________________
12. Chaerea compares his rape of Pamphila with what mythical antecedent/event?
_________________________________________________________________________________
13. Pythias and Dorias identify Dorus as the eunuch they received into Thaïs’ house.
____ Yes ____ No
14. What is Phaedria’s initial concern after first learning of the rape?
_________________________________________________________________________________
15. Name the members of Thraso’s army (all six of them!). What is the objective of their attack?
__________________________ __________________________ ___________________________
__________________________ __________________________ ___________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________
16. Thraso has a bone to pick with Chremes. What does he suspect Chremes is up to?
_________________________________________________________________________________
17. Why, in his own words, did Chaerea rape Pamphila?
_________________________________________________________________________________
18. After the rape, what does Parmeno claim was his purpose in helping Chaerea infiltrate Thaïs’ house?
_________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________
19. What exactly does Pythias tell Parmeno is happening to Chaerea inside Thaïs’ house? One has already occurred, the other is possibly in the cards.
_________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________
20. In Act V, what does Gnatho demand from Thraso in exchange for gaining him entry to Thaïs’ house?
_________________________________________________________________________________
 

Calculate your paper price
Pages (550 words)
Approximate price: -

Why Choose Us

Quality Papers

We value our clients. For this reason, we ensure that each paper is written carefully as per the instructions provided by the client. Our editing team also checks all the papers to ensure that they have been completed as per the expectations.

Professional Academic Writers

Over the years, our Acme Homework has managed to secure the most qualified, reliable and experienced team of writers. The company has also ensured continued training and development of the team members to ensure that it keep up with the rising Academic Trends.

Affordable Prices

Our prices are fairly priced in such a way that ensures affordability. Additionally, you can get a free price quotation by clicking on the "Place Order" button.

On-Time delivery

We pay strict attention on deadlines. For this reason, we ensure that all papers are submitted earlier, even before the deadline indicated by the customer. For this reason, the client can go through the work and review everything.

100% Originality

At Graduate Assistants, all papers are plagiarism-free as they are written from scratch. We have taken strict measures to ensure that there is no similarity on all papers and that citations are included as per the standards set.

Customer Support 24/7

Our support team is readily available to provide any guidance/help on our platform at any time of the day/night. Feel free to contact us via the Chat window or support email: support@acmehomework.com.

Try it now!

Calculate the price of your order

We'll send you the first draft for approval by at
Total price:
$0.00

How it works?

Follow these simple steps to get your paper done

Place your order

Fill in the order form and provide all details of your assignment.

Proceed with the payment

Choose the payment system that suits you most.

Receive the final file

Once your paper is ready, we will email it to you.

Our Services

Graduate Assistants has stood as the world’s leading custom essay writing services providers. Once you enter all the details in the order form under the place order button, the rest is up to us.

Essays

Essay Writing Services

At Graduate Assistants, we prioritize on all aspects that bring about a good grade such as impeccable grammar, proper structure, zero-plagiarism and conformance to guidelines. Our experienced team of writers will help you completed your essays and other assignments.

Admissions

Admission and Business Papers

Be assured that you’ll definitely get accepted to the Master’s level program at any university once you enter all the details in the order form. We won’t leave you here; we will also help you secure a good position in your aspired workplace by creating an outstanding resume or portfolio once you place an order.

Editing

Editing and Proofreading

Our skilled editing and writing team will help you restructure you paper, paraphrase, correct grammar and replace plagiarized sections on your paper just on time. The service is geared toward eliminating any mistakes and rather enhancing better quality.

Coursework

Technical papers

We have writers in almost all fields including the most technical fields. You don’t have to worry about the complexity of your paper. Simply enter as much details as possible in the place order section.