William Shakespeare Quizzes & Trivia
William Shakespeare was a lot of things – a poet, a playwright, an actor, what have you – but most know him as the greatest writer in the history of the English language. Do you know him as well as you should?
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 43 | Last updated: Oct 4, 2017
Sample QuestionWhat was Shakespeare's full name?
Want to know which Romeo and Juliet cutie is right for you? Take the quiz!
Questions: 15 | Attempts: 81 | Last updated: Feb 18, 2013
Sample QuestionYou move on from crushes quickly.
This week we celebrate Shakespeare in our new quiz. We are asking question based on general knowledge, great theatre and information found within the covers of Amateur Stage. See how you fare and be in the draw to win a prize.
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 107 | Last updated: Nov 17, 2021
Sample QuestionShakespeare wrote many famous tragedies, comedies and histories. One of these shows is unlike the others. Can you pick the odd show out?
Caderno de exercícios - William Shakespeare A partir de agora, você fará uma série de exercícios baseados no Professor Virtual sobre o tema. Dica: Atenção com a...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 1080 | Last updated: Nov 17, 2021
Sample QuestionA riqueza de Shakespeare, deve-se ao seu berço de ouro?
Choose the correct answer for each question.
Questions: 7 | Attempts: 1675 | Last updated: Nov 17, 2021
Sample QuestionWhat does Kent learn from one of Lear's knights?
These are all multi-choice questions. Choose the correct answer.
Questions: 5 | Attempts: 4278 | Last updated: Nov 17, 2021
Sample QuestionHow do Goneril and Regan pass King Lear's "Do you love me test"?
In this quiz, students will complete multiple choice, true/false, and fill in the blank questions over our William Shakespeare introduction.
Questions: 8 | Attempts: 1803 | Last updated: Nov 17, 2021
Sample QuestionJohn Shakespeare's occupation was ?
Please take this quiz only once. There is multiple choice, true/false, fill in the blanks, and checkboxes where you might need to check more than one answer.
Questions: 13 | Attempts: 238 | Last updated: Nov 17, 2021
Sample QuestionWilliam Shakespeare did not seem destined for greatness.
Use what you have learned from the power point to answer the following questions.
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 59 | Last updated: Jan 18, 2013
Sample QuestionWho was best know for his partnership with playwright John Fletcher?
Take the quiz to find out which Shakespeare character YOU are most like!
Questions: 6 | Attempts: 330 | Last updated: Jan 16, 2013
Sample QuestionWhat are your favorite colors?
This is a comprehensive quiz to gauge understanding of William Shakespeare and the Theatre of the Elizabethean era.
Questions: 9 | Attempts: 647 | Last updated: Dec 19, 2017
Sample QuestionWhat nationality is William Shakespeare?
You must choose the right answer of what you think fits the description of the Globe Theater. Worth 10 points each
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 4060 | Last updated: Nov 17, 2021
Sample QuestionWhen was the globe theater built?
Has some practice questions for Shakespearean background, and Act 2 of Macbeth.
Questions: 37 | Attempts: 51 | Last updated: Jan 11, 2013
A quiz to help learn about William Shakespeare
Questions: 7 | Attempts: 188 | Last updated: Nov 17, 2021
Sample QuestionWhen was William Shakespeare born?
Please take this quiz after reading the introduction about Shakespeare's language and the handout on blank verse. You will have five minutes to complete it.
Questions: 5 | Attempts: 348 | Last updated: Nov 17, 2021
Sample QuestionHow many syllables are usually in a line of blank verse?
The Bard has inspired filmmakers since filmmaking was invented. Movies sometimes hang Shakespeare on their sleeves, but sometimes they try to hide their roots. Match the film with its source...
Questions: 12 | Attempts: 145 | Last updated: Nov 17, 2021
Sample QuestionWest Side Story
Questions: 13 | Attempts: 5131 | Last updated: Jun 23, 2020
Sample QuestionThese were advanced for the Globe Theater's time period.
This quiz was designed to help students understand the life of the famous poet William Shakespeare. The questions are designed to test students' knowledge involving specific times in Shakespeare's life along with his...
Questions: 5 | Attempts: 648 | Last updated: Nov 17, 2021
Sample QuestionTrue or False: William Shakespeare was an American play write.
America is awash in common sayings and quips. Many of these are derived from Bible verses, lines of Shakespeare's writings, or the many quotables from Ben Franklin's "Poor Richard's Almanac." ...
Questions: 20 | Attempts: 560 | Last updated: Nov 17, 2021
Sample Question"Neither a borrower, nor a lender be."
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 220 | Last updated: Nov 17, 2021
Sample QuestionWhat is Shakespeare's EXACT birthdate?
Questions: 19 | Attempts: 37 | Last updated: Jun 23, 2020
A quiz on our site about William Shakespeare
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 331 | Last updated: Nov 17, 2021
Sample QuestionAt what year was Shakespeare at the height of his fame as a dramatist?
From the plays Macbeth, Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, Twelfth Night and Midsummer Night's Dream which character are you?
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 5050 | Last updated: Nov 17, 2021
Sample QuestionIf your house caught on fire, what would you save?
A shakespere quiz
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 135 | Last updated: Dec 14, 2012
Sample QuestionWhen was Shakespeare born?
Here is an interesting 'William Shakespeare Quiz' that is designed to test your knowledge about how well you know the famous English playwright William Shakespeare. Don't worry, this quiz is not very tough to crack....
Questions: 24 | Attempts: 62036 | Last updated: Nov 18, 2021
Sample QuestionWhen was Shakespeare born?