The Question and Answer section for Oedipus Rex or Oedipus the King is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
I'm sorry, this is a short answer forum designed for text specific questions. This question calls for your opinion, there is no right or wrong answer.
The Sphinx was a female creature is Ancient Greek mythology. She had the body of a lion, the wings of a bird.... the rest of her body resembled that of a woman.
Creon is Jocasta's brother, who shares one third of Thebes's riches with Oedipus and Jocasta. Creon is to take over Thebes after Oedipus' exile.