Pericles, Prince Of Tyre Test

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A quiz to see if students understand one of Shakespeare's more unknown plays, Pericles, Prince of Tyre.


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  • 1. 
    In order to marry Antiochus' daughter what must the suitor do?
    • A. 

      Propose to her at dinner

    • B. 

      Answer a riddle

    • C. 

      Give money to her father

    • D. 

      Take her out to lunch

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      The narrator of the story who appears at the beginning of each act

    • B. 

      An all around cool guy

    • C. 

      Pericles' brother

    • D. 

      Marina's boyfriend

  • 3. 
    When Pericles enters the tournament at Pentapolis, what do the other knights think of him?
    • A. 

      He won't win because is armor is old and rusty

    • B. 

      They are scared of him

    • C. 

      They think he will win it all

    • D. 

      What? Pericles entered a tournament?

  • 4. 
    Marina is almost murdered because...?
    • A. 

      She refused to marry Boult

    • B. 

      She would not join the brothel

    • C. 

      She is so beautiful and Dionyza is jealous because her daughter is not as beautiful

    • D. 

      Her father can't stand looking at her, it reminds him of Thaisa