Macbeth Act II : Vocabulary Questions! Quiz

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Macbeth Act II : Vocabulary Questions! Quiz

Are you familiar with Macbeth Act II? Do you feel you can make the grade with this quiz? In Act II, Lady Macbeth waits for Macbeth to return from killing Duncan. She hears a noise and worries that bodyguards have awakened before Macbeth has had a chance to plant evidence on them. What do you think happens after that? Take this quiz on Macbeth and find out for yourself.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Husbandry
    • A. 

      Farming

    • B. 

      Wife's spouse

    • C. 

      Economy

    • D. 

      Bulldozing

  • 2. 
    Candles
    • A. 

      Stars

    • B. 

      Torches

    • C. 

      Electric lights

    • D. 

      Pony name

  • 3. 
    Largess
    • A. 

      Large amount of fat

    • B. 

      Great amount of money

    • C. 

      Liar

    • D. 

      Globs of blood

  • 4. 
    Diamond
    • A. 

      Obscure bird

    • B. 

      Dagger which Macbeth sees before him

    • C. 

      Counterfeit glass

    • D. 

      Payment to Lady Macbeth for the banquest in Duncan's honor

  • 5. 
    Weird Sisters
    • A. 

      Gorgon

    • B. 

      The three witches

    • C. 

      Siblings

    • D. 

      Three mountains

  • 6. 
    Cleave
    • A. 

      To tell

    • B. 

      A calling bell

    • C. 

      A liar

    • D. 

      Hang on to

  • 7. 
    1st vision
    • A. 

      A dagger

    • B. 

      An owl

    • C. 

      Gorgon

    • D. 

      Malcolm

  • 8. 
    Dudgeon
    • A. 

      Hilt or handle of a dagger

    • B. 

      Globs of blood

    • C. 

      Things that drink provokes

    • D. 

      Begs

  • 9. 
    Gouts
    • A. 

      A calling bell

    • B. 

      A devil

    • C. 

      Globs of blood

    • D. 

      Beelzebub

  • 10. 
    Prate
    • A. 

      Hang on to

    • B. 

      To tell

    • C. 

      Economy

    • D. 

      Stars

  • 11. 
    Knell
    • A. 

      A tolling bell

    • B. 

      A small hill

    • C. 

      A calling bell

    • D. 

      Kneeling down

  • 12. 
    Grooms
    • A. 

      A husband

    • B. 

      Body guards/servants

    • C. 

      Combing of the hair

    • D. 

      Sleep

  • 13. 
    Beelzebub
    • A. 

      Friend of Macbeth

    • B. 

      The devil

    • C. 

      A monster

    • D. 

      Doubts

  • 14. 
    Equivocator
    • A. 

      A liar

    • B. 

      A referee

    • C. 

      An umpire

    • D. 

      Obscure bird

  • 15. 
    "nose-painting, sleep, and urine"
    • A. 

      Bodily functions

    • B. 

      Duncan is dead

    • C. 

      A wrestling term

    • D. 

      Things that drink provokes

  • 16. 
    "lie", "took up my leg sometimes", and "made a shift to cast him"
    • A. 

      Cooking terms

    • B. 

      Wrestling terms

    • C. 

      Games people play

    • D. 

      Go to bed

  • 17. 
    Owl
    • A. 

      A monster which froze people in their tracks

    • B. 

      Body guards/servants

    • C. 

      A familiar

    • D. 

      Obscure bird (a bad omen, usually of death)

  • 18. 
    Life of the building
    • A. 

      A phrase speaking of King Macbeth

    • B. 

      King's life

    • C. 

      Fireplace

    • D. 

      Hearth

  • 19. 
    Gorgon
    • A. 

      A monster which froze people in their tracks

    • B. 

      Another name for Gargantua

    • C. 

      Malcolm's best friend

    • D. 

      Afraid of Donalbain

  • 20. 
    Death's counterfeit
    • A. 

      Accident

    • B. 

      Catnap

    • C. 

      Daydreaming

    • D. 

      Sleep

  • 21. 
    Graves
    • A. 

      Cemetery

    • B. 

      Sleep

    • C. 

      Beds

    • D. 

      Accident

  • 22. 
    "th spring, the head, the fountain of your blood is stopp'd..."
    • A. 

      Banquo has been killed

    • B. 

      Duncan is dead

    • C. 

      Lady Macbeth sleepwalks

    • D. 

      Fleance dies

  • 23. 
    Scruples
    • A. 

      Doubts

    • B. 

      Warnings

    • C. 

      Crying

    • D. 

      Money

  • 24. 
    Malcolm
    • A. 

      Escapes to Ireland

    • B. 

      Escapes to the colonies

    • C. 

      Goes to Venice

    • D. 

      Escapes to England

  • 25. 
    Donalbain
    • A. 

      Duncan's oldest son

    • B. 

      Banquo's son

    • C. 

      Macbeth's son

    • D. 

      Duncan's youngest son

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