Shakespearean Quizzes & Trivia


From the plays Macbeth, Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, Twelfth Night and Midsummer Night's Dream which character are you?

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 3038   |  Last updated: Dec 20, 2012
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    If your house caught on fire, what would you save?

We all want to think of ourselves as Hamlet or Beatrice or something, but we can't all be Princes and the like. If you were a minor character in Shakespeare, which one would it be? Take this scientific quiz and find out! (The...

Questions: 38  |  Attempts: 350   |  Last updated: Dec 19, 2017
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    When in danger of being taken prisoner or killed, to where do you flee?

How well do you know Shakespeare? Pick the answer masquerading as a line from one of Shakespeare's plays.

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 62   |  Last updated: Apr 1, 2014
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    Which of the following is not a line spoken in Romeo and Juliet?

Has some practice questions for Shakespearean background, and Act 2 of Macbeth.

Questions: 37  |  Attempts: 25   |  Last updated: Jan 11, 2013




Shakespearean Questions and Answers


  • If your house caught on fire, what would you save?

  • Would you rather spend a million dollars on:

  • What are you likely to say when you stub your toe?

  • When in danger of being taken prisoner or killed, to where do you flee?

  • When people exclude you from their lives, what is the usual reason?

  • Do people find you funny?

  • Which of the following is not a line spoken in Romeo and Juliet?
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  • Which of the following lines does not appear in Twelfth Night?
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  • Which line can't be found in Julius Caesar?
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