Macbeth Questions Act 2 Quiz: Trivia

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Macbeth Questions Act 2 Quiz: Trivia

Are you familiar with Macbeth Act 2? Macbeth and Lady Macbeth are portrayed in many different ways throughout the act. Macbeth has a vision of a dagger that points him toward the room where Duncan sleeps. The dagger becomes bloody, and Macbeth says the bloody image is a natural result of his bloody thoughts. Taking this quiz will reveal how much you know about Macbeth Act 2.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why is Banquo up late?
    • A. 

      He had nightmares about the witches.

    • B. 

      He stays up late to talk to Macbeth about the witches.

    • C. 

      He senses something bad will happen to Duncan that night.

    • D. 

      He was awakened by voices saying "Macbeth murdered sleep".

  • 2. 
    What vision does Macbeth have before he kills Duncan?
    • A. 

      He sees a bloody ghost of Banquo.

    • B. 

      He sees the witches flying through the night on broomsticks.

    • C. 

      He sees a bloody dagger floating in front of him.

    • D. 

      He sees his wife hovering over him with a bloody dagger.

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      That he murdered sleep

    • B. 

      That by a pricking of him thumbs "something wicked this way comes"

    • C. 

      "Out, out, brief candle"

    • D. 

      "Out, damned spot"

  • 4. 
    Why does Lady Macbeth say she didn't kill the king herself?
    • A. 

      She abhors violence

    • B. 

      He looked like her father in his sleep

    • C. 

      She tried but he overpowered her

    • D. 

      She needed to see if Macbeth was man enough to do it

  • 5. 
    How does Lady Macbeth feel about how Macbeth carried out the murder?
    • A. 

      She is filled with pride

    • B. 

      She is revolted that someone she loves could commit cold-blooded murder

    • C. 

      She is indifferent

    • D. 

      She is ashamed by how scared he acts throughout the ordeal

  • 6. 
    The bell was the signal for what?
    • A. 

      Chamberlains are asleep

    • B. 

      Duncan is dead

    • C. 

      Banquo needs water

    • D. 

      Lady Macbeth needs something

  • 7. 
    How many knocks does Macbeth hear at the end of Act 2?
  • 8. 
    Macbeth refuses to go back in the room he had killed Duncan.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False