The Life Of William Shakespeare

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William Shakespeare Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz was designed to help students understand the life of the famous poet William Shakespeare. The questions are designed to test students' knowledge involving specific times in Shakespeare's life along with his famous first works. There will be 2 "True or False" questions and 3 multiple choice questions.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    True or False: William Shakespeare was an American play write.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    In which year was William Shakespeare born?
    • A. 

      1990

    • B. 

      1692

    • C. 

      1564

    • D. 

      1942

    • E. 

      1700

  • 3. 
    Which was one of the first plays in which Shakespeare received a positive review from his critics?
    • A. 

      Hamlet

    • B. 

      Romeo and Juliet

    • C. 

      The Taming of the Shrew

    • D. 

      Twelfth Night

    • E. 

      Othello

  • 4. 
    In how many theaters was "Romeo and Juliet" performed in at once?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      12

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      1

    • E. 

      7

  • 5. 
    True or False: Most of the facts surrounding Shakespeare's love life are not set in stone and his wife was said to be named "Anne Hathaway."
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False