How Well Do You Know About Macbeth Quiz

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How Well Do You Know About Macbeth Quiz

Do you think you know everything about this famous Macbeth play? It shows the story of a man who receives a prophecy from some witches and did everything possible to ensure it came to pass. The hunger for power soon led to his downfall. Do you remember the book accurately? Let's prove this by seeing how high you score in this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Name the three prophecies of the witches and explain how they came to pass.
  • 2. 
    Identify the three evils that Malcolm claims to have and describe the outcome of his conversation with Macduff.
  • 3. 
    Malcolm becomes king at the end of the play.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Lady Macbeth takes part in Banquo's murder.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Even though she is warned of treachery, Lady Macbeth is killed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The Thanes are loyal to Macbeth to the end.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Macbeth's chief fear is punishment after death.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The witches predict the Banquo's heirs will be kings.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Banquo faints after the killing of Duncan.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Lady Macbeth does not see Banquo's ghost.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    At the end of the play, Malcolm knows the true Macbeth.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    The witches have human form.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The doctor says that Lady Macbeth suffers from a fatal illness.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Macbeth and his wife conspire to kill Macduff.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Macbeth's explanation of Duncan's death satisfies Duncan's sons.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Duncan is suspicious of Macbeth.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Remorse ruins lady Macduff's enjoyment of success.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    The porter's scene is the play's
    • A. 

      Beginning

    • B. 

      Comic relief

    • C. 

      Climax

  • 19. 
    As king, Macbeth is
    • A. 

      Brutal

    • B. 

      Wise

    • C. 

      Gentle

  • 20. 
    The former Thane of Cawdor had been
    • A. 

      Traitor

    • B. 

      Duncan's son

    • C. 

      Brother to Macbeth

  • 21. 
    Macbeth meet death
    • A. 

      As a physical coward

    • B. 

      As a repentant sinner

    • C. 

      With desperate courage

  • 22. 
    Banquo's son is
    • A. 

      Fleance

    • B. 

      Sinel

    • C. 

      Macdonwald

  • 23. 
    The "Third Murderer" is sent by
    • A. 

      Macbeth

    • B. 

      Banquo

    • C. 

      Lady Macbeth

  • 24. 
    Malcolm's invasion is launched from
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      Norway

    • C. 

      England

  • 25. 
    At his wife's death, Macbeth
    • A. 

      Swears revenge

    • B. 

      Accepts fate

    • C. 

      Vows to change

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