Agamemnon by Aeschylus Quiz

An overview of Agamemnon by Aeschylus, which is the first play in the Oresteia trilogy.

  1. Who predicts the murder of Agamemnon?

  2. Who takes the throne after Agamemnon's murder?

  3. When does Clytaemnestra kill Agamemnon?

  4. Why did Clytaemnestra kill Agamemnon?

  5. Who is the rightful heir to the throne after Agamemnon's death?

  6. Why had Agamemnon been away from home?