What William Shakespeare Drama Character Are You?

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was Shakespeare's father's occupation?
    • A. 

      A Glove Maker

    • B. 

      A Well-Known Chemist

    • C. 

      Also An Author

    • D. 

      An Actor

  • 2. 
    In Shakespeare's "Macbeth", why is Macbeth given the title the Thane of Cawdor?
    • A. 

      The King Appointed Him This After Good Deed In Battle

    • B. 

      He Filled Out A Form

    • C. 

      Good Friends From Neighboring England And Scotland Voted Him In

    • D. 

      He Inherited It From His Father

  • 3. 
    What Shakespeare play is also known as "The Scottish Play"?
    • A. 

      Macbeth

    • B. 

      A Midsummer Night's Dream

    • C. 

      The Taming Of The Shrew

    • D. 

      The Tempest

  • 4. 
    Who kills Macbeth in William Shakespeare's "Macbeth"?
    • A. 

      Macduff

    • B. 

      Hamlet

    • C. 

      Lady Macbeth

    • D. 

      King Duncan

  • 5. 
    In William Shakespeare's play "Romeo and Juliet", who kills Mercutio?
    • A. 

      Petruchio

    • B. 

      Tybalt

    • C. 

      Benvolio

    • D. 

      Romeo

  • 6. 
    In "Romeo and Juliet", what did Friar Laurence give Juliet for faking her death?
    • A. 

      A Hidden Staircase In Her Bedroom

    • B. 

      A Dagger And Fake Blood

    • C. 

      Make-Up To Make Her Appear Dead

    • D. 

      A Poisonous Potion

  • 7. 
    What was the Globe Theatre?
    • A. 

      The Old-Fashioned Nickelodeon

    • B. 

      Shakespeare's Home Theater

    • C. 

      A Theater Shakespeare's Men Built

    • D. 

      A Movie Cinema In London, England

  • 8. 
    In Shakespeare's "Hamlet", what does Hamlet consider his mother's marriage to Claudius to be?
    • A. 

      Convenient

    • B. 

      Incestuous

    • C. 

      Happy

    • D. 

      Strategic

  • 9. 
    What character berates the Weird Sisters in "Macbeth" for practicing their craft without him/her?
    • A. 

      Alhana

    • B. 

      Hellkite

    • C. 

      Hecate

    • D. 

      Hebrides

  • 10. 
    In Shakespeare's "Hamlet", how does Hamlet let Claudius know he suspects he killed his father?
    • A. 

      By Challenging Claudius To A Duel

    • B. 

      By Writing A Letter To His Mother

    • C. 

      By Killing Ronzencranz

    • D. 

      By Putting On A Play

  • 11. 
    In the Shakespeare play "Hamlet", how does Ophelia die?
    • A. 

      Drowns

    • B. 

      Broke Her Neck In A Fall

    • C. 

      Pined Away For Love Of Hamlet

    • D. 

      Jumped Off The Tower

  • 12. 
    Which Shakespeare hero has a friend in whom he can truly confide?
    • A. 

      Hamlet

    • B. 

      Othello

    • C. 

      King Lear

    • D. 

      Macbeth

  • 13. 
    Which is not written by Shakespeare?
    • A. 

      Aida

    • B. 

      Othello

    • C. 

      King Lear

    • D. 

      Much Ado About Nothing

  • 14. 
    In the Shakespearean soliliquy that begins "All the world's a stage", what are the men and women?
    • A. 

      Stagehands

    • B. 

      Audience Members

    • C. 

      Players

    • D. 

      Puppets

  • 15. 
    What does Shakespeare call the first act in "All the World's a Stage"?
    • A. 

      Maturity

    • B. 

      Infancy

    • C. 

      Old Age

    • D. 

      Adulthood

  • 16. 
    Which Shakespearean character said "My kingdom for a horse"?
    • A. 

      Old Hamlet

    • B. 

      Iago

    • C. 

      Richard III

    • D. 

      Polonius