Midsummer Night's Dream Acts 1-5

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A Midsummer Nights Dream Quizzes & Trivia

This is a quiz on Midsummer Nights Dream. (Make sure to read acts 1-5)


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    In the beggining does the story take place in Athens?

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The story takes place in Athens at the beginning.

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  • 2. 

    The climax of the story is most likely______________.

    • A.

      When the couples are running around in the forest.

    • B.

      When puck causes chaos and confusion.

    • C.

      When King Oberon tries to fix things.

    • D.

      When the King and Queen are fighting over the Indian boy.

    Correct Answer
    A. When the couples are running around in the forest.
    Explanation
    The climax of the story is most likely when the couples are running around in the forest because this is the point of highest tension and conflict in the plot. The characters are confused and disoriented, leading to misunderstandings and chaos. This scene also sets up the resolution of the story, as the characters eventually sort out their relationships and find happiness.

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  • 3. 

    Check all the people that fall victim to pucks love flower.

    • A.

      Lysander

    • B.

      Demetrius

    • C.

      Hermia

    • D.

      Helena

    • E.

      Titania

    • F.

      Theseus

    • G.

      Hippolyta

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Lysander
    B. Demetrius
    C. Hermia
    D. Helena
    E. Titania
    Explanation
    The correct answer includes the names Lysander, Demetrius, Hermia, Helena, and Titania. These are the characters from Shakespeare's play "A Midsummer Night's Dream" who fall victim to the love flower, also known as love-in-idleness or pansy. In the play, the love flower is a magical plant that causes anyone who comes into contact with its juice to fall in love with the first person they see. Lysander, Demetrius, Hermia, Helena, and even the fairy queen Titania all experience the effects of the love flower at some point in the story.

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  • 4. 

    Does puck do exactly what he is told?

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Puck does exactly what he is told.

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  • 5. 

    Does king Oberon fail to give puck specific questions?

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    King Oberon does fail to give Puck specific questions. This can be inferred from the given statement that "King Oberon fails to give Puck specific questions."

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  • 6. 

    Who does Hermia love?

    • A.

      Lysander

    • B.

      Demetrius

    • C.

      Theseus

    • D.

      Egeus

    Correct Answer
    A. Lysander
    Explanation
    Hermia loves Lysander because he is mentioned as the first option in the list.

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  • 7. 

    True or false? Egeus agrees with Lysander and Hermias relationship.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Egeus does not agree with Lysander and Hermia's relationship. In fact, he strongly opposes it and wants Hermia to marry Demetrius instead. This is evident in the play "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare, where Egeus seeks the intervention of Theseus, the Duke of Athens, to enforce the law that allows him to choose a husband for Hermia. Egeus believes that Lysander is not a suitable match for Hermia and wants her to obey his wishes.

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  • 8. 

    In which act does the climax take place?

    • A.

      First

    • B.

      Second

    • C.

      Third

    Correct Answer
    C. Third
    Explanation
    The climax of a story is the highest point of tension or conflict, where the protagonist faces their greatest challenge or makes a crucial decision. In this case, the climax is stated to take place in the third act. Act three is often where the story reaches its peak and the main conflict is resolved, leading to the falling action and resolution.

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  • 9. 

    Who does the Queen love check all that apply.

    • A.

      Indian boy

    • B.

      King Oberon

    • C.

      Puck

    • D.

      Demetrius

    • E.

      Bottom

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Indian boy
    B. King Oberon
    E. Bottom
    Explanation
    The Queen loves the Indian boy because she wants to make him her attendant. She also loves King Oberon because they are married and have a strong bond. Additionally, she loves Bottom because she has been enchanted to fall in love with him.

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  • 10. 

    Who wrote the book?

    • A.

      Francis Bacon

    • B.

      Issac Newton

    • C.

      William Shakespeare

    • D.

      King James

    Correct Answer
    C. William Shakespeare
    Explanation
    William Shakespeare wrote the book.

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  • 11. 

    What are the King and Queen fighting about in the begining?

    • A.

      They fight over Puck.

    • B.

      They fight because they are cheating on each other.

    • C.

      They fight over the Indiana boy.

    • D.

      They fight because they do not love each other any more.

    Correct Answer
    C. They fight over the Indiana boy.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "They fight over the Indiana boy." This suggests that the King and Queen are having a disagreement or argument about the Indiana boy, which implies that there is some sort of conflict or tension between them related to this individual.

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  • 12. 

    Who plays Pyramus?

    • A.

      Bottom

    • B.

      Puck

    • C.

      Lysander

    • D.

      Demetrius

    Correct Answer
    A. Bottom
    Explanation
    Bottom plays Pyramus.

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  • 13. 

    Does the Duke give the mechanics a genrous praise after the play?

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The Duke gives the mechanics a generous praise after the play.

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  • 14. 

    Who does Helena feel has betrayed her?

    • A.

      Lysander

    • B.

      Puck

    • C.

      Hermia

    • D.

      Oberon

    Correct Answer
    C. Hermia
    Explanation
    Helena feels that Hermia has betrayed her because Hermia is the one who Helena believes has stolen Lysander's love and affection from her. Helena is deeply hurt and feels betrayed by her friend Hermia, as she believes that Hermia has intentionally taken away the person she loves. This betrayal causes Helena to become resentful and angry towards Hermia throughout the play.

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  • 15. 

    Titania can't bear to see the face of the ass she once loved.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Titania can't bear to see the face of the ass she once loved. This statement is true because in Shakespeare's play "A Midsummer Night's Dream," Titania, the queen of the fairies, falls in love with an ass-headed creature named Bottom. However, after being released from a spell, she realizes the absurdity of her infatuation and is repulsed by his appearance. Therefore, she cannot bear to see the face of the ass she once loved.

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  • 16. 

     Bottom is the kind of guy who likes to do everything.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that Bottom is someone who enjoys engaging in various activities and is not limited to a specific interest or hobby. This implies that Bottom is open-minded and enjoys exploring different experiences and opportunities. Therefore, the correct answer is true.

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  • 17. 

    Who was in love with Hermia while under the affect of the love spell.

    • A.

      Lysander

    • B.

      Demetrius

    • C.

      Thesus

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Lysander
    Explanation
    Lysander was in love with Hermia while under the affect of the love spell.

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  • 18. 

    Who does the Duke not allow to get married?

    • A.

      Lysander Helena

    • B.

      Lysander Hermia

    • C.

      Demetrius Hippolyta

    • D.

      Oberon Titania

    Correct Answer
    B. Lysander Hermia
    Explanation
    The Duke does not allow Lysander and Hermia to get married.

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  • 19. 

    The play takes place in the Dukes palace.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The given statement is true. The play takes place in the Dukes palace. This means that the events and actions of the play occur within the setting of the palace belonging to the Duke. The palace serves as the backdrop for the various scenes and interactions between the characters, providing a specific location for the story to unfold.

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  • 20. 

    Shakespare pokes fun at how fickle love can be with some people.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    In Shakespeare's plays, he often portrays characters who experience the fickleness of love. These characters may quickly fall in and out of love, change their affections, or be easily swayed by external factors. Through his comedic scenes and witty dialogue, Shakespeare highlights the unpredictable and ever-changing nature of love, suggesting that it can be fickle for some individuals.

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