PART B: Which TWO phrases from the text best support the answer to Part A?
A "Prometheus did not care to live amid the clouds on the mountain top. He
was too busy for that." (Paragraph 3)
B. "It is best for them to be poor and ignorant, that so we Mighty Ones may
thrive and be happy." (Paragraph 8)
C. "let them keep their fire. I will make them ten times more miserable than
they were before they had it." (Paragraph 20)
D. "Then they called her Pandora, which means the all-gifted, because she
had received gifts from them all." (Paragraph 24)
E. "Pandora was so beautiful and so wondrously gifted that no one could
help loving her." (Paragraph 25)
The description of the abuse of power is given with the statement of Jupiter using his power to make the man thrive and the mighty ones be happy.
What was the theme of The Story of Prometheus and Pandora's box?
The story of Prometheus and Pandora's box was followed with the consideration of man as the greedy one and the greediness is the reason for the killing of the cat.
The lines that are representing the abuse of power are "It is best for them to be poor and ignorant, that so we Mighty Ones may
thrive and be happy." Thus, option B is correct.
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