Take Another Quiz

Much Ado About Nothing Acts I & II Test

21 Questions
Play Quizzes & Trivia

Test your knowledge of Acts I & II of Much Ado About Nothing. Use the process of elimination to select the best answer.

Please wait...
Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
  • 2. 
    How are Beatrice and Hero related?
    • A. 

      Best friends

    • B. 

      Sisters

    • C. 

      Cousins

  • 3. 
    Who told Leonato that Don Pedro planned to propose to Hero?
    • A. 

      Antonio

    • B. 

      Benedick

    • C. 

      Don John

  • 4. 
    Leonato is the ________________.
    • A. 

      Governor of Messina

    • B. 

      Prince of Aaragon

    • C. 

      Prince of Verona

  • 5. 
    Don Pedro is the ________________.
    • A. 

      Prince of Messina

    • B. 

      Prince of Aaragon

    • C. 

      Prince of Naples

  • 6. 
    Who is Hero's father?
    • A. 

      Don Pedro

    • B. 

      Leonato

    • C. 

      Antonio

  • 7. 
    Who is the "plain-dealing villain" in the play?
    • A. 

      Claudio

    • B. 

      Don Pedro

    • C. 

      Don John

  • 8. 
    Who is the "pleasant-spirited lady" with a very sharp tongue?
    • A. 

      Margaret

    • B. 

      Hero

    • C. 

      Beatrice

  • 9. 
    Who carries on a "merry war of wits"?
    • A. 

      Antonio and Leonato

    • B. 

      Don Pedro and Benedick

    • C. 

      Beatrice and Benedick

  • 10. 
    Who "noted" the information about the intended marriage incorrectly?
    • A. 

      Borachio

    • B. 

      Antonio's servant

    • C. 

      Benedick

  • 11. 
    Who "noted" the information about the intended marriage correctly?
    • A. 

      Borachio

    • B. 

      Antonio's servant

    • C. 

      Benedick

  • 12. 
    "He hath borne himself beyond the promise of his age, doing in the figure of a lamb the feats of a lion" is an example of a ___.
    • A. 

      Metaphor

    • B. 

      Simile

    • C. 

      Irony

  • 13. 
    What offer does Don Pedro make to Claudio?
    • A. 

      DP will buy claudio a new horse.

    • B. 

      DP will woo Hero for Claudio.

    • C. 

      DP will make Claudio a general in his army.

  • 14. 
    Who said it? "O Lord, he will hang upon him like a disease! He is sooner caught than the pestilence, and the taker runs presently mad. God help the noble Claudio! If he have caught the Benedick, it will cost him a thousand pound ere he be cured."
    • A. 

      Claudio

    • B. 

      Hero

    • C. 

      Beatrice

  • 15. 
    Who said it? "What, my dear Lady Disdain! Are you yet living?"
    • A. 

      Don Pedro

    • B. 

      Benedick

    • C. 

      Don John

  • 16. 
    Who said it? "I shall see thee, ere I die, look pale with love."
    • A. 

      Don John

    • B. 

      Don Pedro

    • C. 

      Leonato

  • 17. 
    Who said it? "...I am a plain-dealing villian..."
    • A. 

      Don John

    • B. 

      Don Pedro

    • C. 

      Leonato

  • 18. 
    Don John wants revenge upon Don Pedro for all the following reasons except
    • A. 

      Don Pedro has recently defeated Don John in battle.

    • B. 

      Don Pedro has forgiven Don John.

    • C. 

      Don John is a villain.

    • D. 

      Don John is Don Pedro's half brother.

    • E. 

      Don John has recently defeated Don Pedro in battle.

  • 19. 
    According to Beatrice and Leonato, her ideal man would have _____,
    • A. 

      Half of Benedick's tongue

    • B. 

      Half of Don John's melancholy

    • C. 

      A good leg and a good foot

    • D. 

      Enough money

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 20. 
    During the masked ball, why is Beatrice able to further tease and insult Benedick while dancing with him?
    • A. 

      Benedick is not wearing a mask.

    • B. 

      Benedick does not recognize Beatrice.

    • C. 

      Beatrice has no idea to whom she is speaking.

    • D. 

      Beatrice wishes to get even with Benedick for his rude comments earlier in the day.

  • 21. 
    During the ball, Don John manages to convince Claudio that ________.
    • A. 

      Don Pedro has no interest in Hero.

    • B. 

      Don Pedro has wooed Hero for Benedick.

    • C. 

      Don Pedro has wooed Hero for himself.

    • D. 

      Don Pedro has wooed Hero for Don John.