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  • Lady Macbeth in Macbeth
    Lady Macbeth in Macbeth by Jamie Wheeler

    "Out, out, damned spot!" Lady Macbeth is one of literature's most fascinating characters. She is arguably even more driven to wealth and power than her murderous husband. It is she who compels Macbeth, she, who, ultimately, compels the tragedy. No actions occur without reaction, however. For Lady Macbeth, those actions take place both externally and internally after her plans are executed. How well do you understand the motivations of this key character in Shakespeare's tragedy? Take our exclusive, interactive quiz to Lady Macbeth in Macbeth and find out! Each of our questions is ranked by level of difficulty by gauging how many times each question has been answered correctly. Did you score a six or higher? You rock. Go ahead, see how you do!

    Best Score: 100%
  • Macbeth Act 5 Scene 2
    Macbeth Act 5 Scene 2 by Jamie Wheeler

    You can look in a lot of "leadership" books and probably none are going to tell you (except for maybe Machiavelli's The Prince) that murder is the key to success. Macbeth thinks that the ends have justified the means, but those forced to follow him have significantly different ideas. The play is coming to a close and the action is heating up. Make sure you understand all the plots and schemes, both by Macbeth and those plotting against him by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz to Macbeth Act 5, Scene 2. Rank your score against others and see how you compare. What have you got to lose? Nothing! What do you have to gain? A better grade!

  • Malcolm in Macbeth
    Malcolm in Macbeth by Jamie Wheeler

    "Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown." This line comes from Shakespeare's Henry IV but it applies to any king in his plays, or indeed, any king in real life. Power is attractive. Power is often seized. In Macbeth, when Duncan is killed Malcolm must make decisions that will have lasting ramifications. How well do you understand how this important character fits into the framework of the play? Take our exclusive, interactive quiz to Malcolm in Macbeth and find out. Rank your score against others and see how you compare. What have you got to lose? Nothing! What do you have to gain? A better grade!  

    Best Score: 40%
  • Macbeth Act 2 Scene 2
    Macbeth Act 2 Scene 2 by Jamie Wheeler

    Have you ever had friends that were so bad for each other that it made you cringe? Alone, the friends seemed fine; but together, they were a train wreck. Well, this is the case with Macbeth and Lady Macbeth; they inflame whatever is worst about the other person when together. In Act 2, Scene 2 the terrible twosome have acted on their plan, rather than just thought about it. Be sure you understand who-compelled-whom to do what as well as the key points of the action by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz to Macbeth Act 2, Scene 2. Each of our questions is ranked by level of difficulty by gauging how many times each question has been answered correctly. Did you score a six or higher? You rock. Go ahead, see how you do!

  • Witches in Macbeth
    Witches in Macbeth by Jamie Wheeler

    "Double, double, toil and trouble!" You probably knew this line long before you read The Tragedy of Macbeth. In fact, most of our popular lore about witches, from cauldrons, to warts, to pointy hats, comes to us courtesy of the bard. However, the witches here are not just for a Halloween-like effect. Instead, they both propel and predict the behavior of the players and the tragedy that is to come. Be sure you understand the important role of the Witches in Macbeth by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz. Rank your score against others and see how you compare. What have you got to lose? Nothing! What do you have to gain? A better grade!

  • Romeo and Juliet Act 2 Scene 3
    Romeo and Juliet Act 2 Scene 3 by Jamie Wheeler

    A tisket, a tasket, what's in the friar's basket? In Act 2, Scene 3, we find out. And it's probably not what you think it is. As Friar Laurence prepares to "help" the young lovers, we, as readers or viewers, might be both moved by his compassion and suspicious of both his motives and explanations. The "solution" to the complex marriage drama becomes even more convoluted as the friar helps Romeo and Juliet abscond. How well do you understand this scene? Take our exclusive, interactive quiz to Romeo and Juliet Act 2, Scene 3 and find out. Each of our questions is ranked so that you can understand its level of difficulty and see how your score compares with others who have also taken this quiz. Give it a try! 

  • Romeo and Juliet Act 5 Scene 2
    Romeo and Juliet Act 5 Scene 2 by Jamie Wheeler

    Ever heard the saying, "Too many cooks spoil the broth"? It means that the more people that get involved, the more likely it is that things will go wrong. This is exactly what is happening in Romeo and Juliet Act 5, Scene 2. As Friar Laurence tries to coordinate things from afar to reunite the young lovers, unexpected difficulties arise, some of which he is unaware. The snags become knots, and the knots become nooses; that is, deaths are coming. This scene ramps up the action that leads to the tragic conclusion. Make sure you completely understand what's going on by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz below. Each of our questions is ranked by level of difficulty by gauging how many times each question has been answered correctly. Did you score a six or higher? You rock. Go ahead. See how you do!

  • Juliet in Romeo and Juliet
    Juliet in Romeo and Juliet by Jamie Wheeler

    Juliet is a young girl torn between her family's expectations and demands and her own burgeoning independence and desires. There's a reason you always remember your first crush. It's a powerful, sometimes overwhelming feeling. Even though Juliet's infatuation is hundreds of years old, it resonates because human behavior changes very little. The reader (or viewer) alternates between wanting to hug Juliet and wanting to shake her. Take our exclusive quiz to Juliet in Romeo and Juliet and see how well you understand Juliet's words and motivations. Each of our questions is ranked so that you can understand the level of difficulty and see how your score compares with others who have also taken this quiz. Give it a try below!

    Best Score: 50%
  • Romeo and Juliet Act 4 Scene 3
    Romeo and Juliet Act 4 Scene 3 by Jamie Wheeler

    A potion that will make you appear to be dead for many, many hours! What could possibly go wrong? Juliet has her doubts about Friar Laurence's schemes, but a variety of circumstances and events, from her mother's harping to her strange dreams, make her go through with the plot. And, hey, if she hadn't sipped from the vial, there would not be a play, or at least not a tragedy, as we know from the title and other portents of doom that it will be. Are you following all of the twists and turns as bad is becoming worse? Be sure by taking our fun, interactive quiz to Romeo and Juliet Act 4, Scene 3! Each of our questions is ranked by level of difficulty by gauging how many times each question has been answered correctly. Did you score a six or higher? You rock. Go ahead, see how you do!

  • Romeo and Juliet Act 2 Scene 1
    Romeo and Juliet Act 2 Scene 1 by Jamie Wheeler

    We've all had a BFF that you just want to smack from time to time. The mooning... oh, the mooning. You try reasoning, cajoling, pleading, or some combination thereof. This is what Romeo's good buddies are dealing with, as they plead with their friend to come out of his funk, but nothing works. Recall who-said-what, what the friends did and why by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz on Romeo and Juliet Act 2, Scene 1. Each of our questions is ranked in level of difficulty, based on how other people fared who took the quiz. Go ahead, give it a try! You have nothing to lose! And a better grade to gain! 

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