Oedipus Quiz Scene 2



1.       How does Creon defend himself in response to Oedipus' accusation?

2.       Why does this explanation make Oedipus even angrier?

3.       How does Jocasta try to calm Oedipus?

4.       What clues implicate Oedipus in Laios' murder? What is the essential clue?

5.       Upon what detail does Oedipus' slim hopes rest?


Extra Credit:

What detail does Oedipus IGNORE at the moment when he realizes he might just be the murderer of Laios?