Related Topics
Take Another Quiz

Macbeth Test

28 Questions
Macbeth Quizzes & Trivia

Test on Macbeth

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was Macbeth's first title?
    • A. 

      Thane of Glamis

    • B. 

      Thane of Cawdor

    • C. 

      King of Scotland

    • D. 

      Norweyan Lord

  • 2. 
    What prophecy does Banquo recieve?
    • A. 

      He will be King.

    • B. 

      He will be murdered by Macbeth.

    • C. 

      His sons will be King.

    • D. 

      He will become Thane of Glamis.

  • 3. 
    Who is knocking at the door after Macbeth kills King Duncan?
    • A. 

      Lady Macbeth

    • B. 

      The Porter

    • C. 

      Macduff and Lennox

    • D. 

      Ross and Donalbain

  • 4. 
    How many gashes did the murderers put in Banquo's head?
    • A. 

      Two

    • B. 

      Twenty

    • C. 

      One Hundred

    • D. 

      Five

  • 5. 
    Who is the Thane of Fife?
    • A. 

      Macduff

    • B. 

      Macbeth

    • C. 

      Banquo

    • D. 

      Lennox

  • 6. 
    Who is the leader of the witches?
    • A. 

      The Wierd Sisters

    • B. 

      Caithness

    • C. 

      Mentieth

    • D. 

      Hecate

  • 7. 
    What form does the Third Apparition come as?
    • A. 

      A bloody child.

    • B. 

      A head wearing armor.

    • C. 

      A child crowned, with a tree in his hand.

    • D. 

      Banquo's Ghost.

  • 8. 
    What does Lady Macduff accuss her husband of being?
    • A. 

      Traitor

    • B. 

      Kinsmen

    • C. 

      Nobleman

    • D. 

      Tyrant

  • 9. 
    Why do a crowd of people want to see King Edward?
    • A. 

      They are the army he has gathered.

    • B. 

      He can cure their wretched illness with his touch.

    • C. 

      They are going to hang him for tyranny.

    • D. 

      They are going to praise him.

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      Siward

    • B. 

      Fleance

    • C. 

      Lennox

    • D. 

      Ross

  • 11. 
    What is Lady Macbeth doing while she sleep walks?
    • A. 

      Running away from her thoughts.

    • B. 

      Cleasning herself of sin.

    • C. 

      Trying to wash the guilt off her hands.

    • D. 

      Killing people and animals.

  • 12. 
    How many murderers does Macbeth hire to kill Banquo and Fleance?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      Four

  • 13. 
    Why does Malcolm suggest that each soldier cut down a bough from Birnam Woods?
    • A. 

      To hide the army

    • B. 

      To make the army seem larger

    • C. 

      To make the army seem smaller

    • D. 

      To fortify his army

  • 14. 
    What did Macduff tell Macbeth when they were sword fighting at the end of the book?
    • A. 

      They share the same mother

    • B. 

      He wants to form an alliance

    • C. 

      He is immortal

    • D. 

      He was untimely ripped from his mother

  • 15. 
    At the end of the book who does Malcolm pronounce will be the earls of Scotland?
    • A. 

      Catholics and Protestants

    • B. 

      Nobles and the rich

    • C. 

      Thanes and kinsmen

    • D. 

      Former governers

  • 16. 
    In the beginning of the book what title does Duncan give to his son, Malcolm?
    • A. 

      Thane of Southumberland

    • B. 

      Prince of Cumberland

    • C. 

      Thane of Cawdor

    • D. 

      Earl of Northumberland

  • 17. 
    Where is Macbeth's castle located?
    • A. 

      Inverness

    • B. 

      Forres

    • C. 

      Glasgow

    • D. 

      Edinburgh

  • 18. 
    What does King Duncan give Lady Macbeth for being such a good hostess?
    • A. 

      IPad

    • B. 

      Diamond

    • C. 

      Gold

    • D. 

      Silver

  • 19. 
    After his father is murdered what country does Donalbain travel to?
    • A. 

      Wales

    • B. 

      England

    • C. 

      Ireland

    • D. 

      Norway

  • 20. 
    What happens during the fight involving Macduff and Macbeth?
    • A. 

      Macduff is beheaded.

    • B. 

      They join forces as Kings of Scotland.

    • C. 

      Macbeth is beheaded.

    • D. 

      They are both beheaded.

  • 21. 
    Name 1 nobleman of Scotland.
  • 22. 
    Whose son does Macbeth kill at the end of the story?
  • 23. 
    Who informs Macduff that his family has been slaughtered?
  • 24. 
    What thane became a traitor and fought for Norway in the beginning of the story?
  • 25. 
    Besides Macbeth who else is recognized as a great fighter in the beginning of the story?
  • 26. 
  • 27. 
    How does William Shakespeare portray women in Macbeth?
  • 28. 
    What is the driving force behind Macbeth's quest to become the King of Scotland?