The Winter's Tale Overview Quiz

The Winter's Tale Overview Quiz

Created by Jamie Wheeler

"A snapper-up of unconsidered trifles." We've considered everything to guide you though the ins and outs of Shakespeare's most interesting problem play. Take The Winter's Tale Overview Quiz from eNotes before you take a test in class. Contains ten questions about the mistakes of King Leontes.

  • Question 1

    Of what does Polixenes assure Camillo?

  • Question 2

    What supposedly happens to Antigonus?

  • Question 3

    What does Antigonus leave with her when he abandons the baby girl?

  • Question 4

    Who raises the abandoned child?

  • Question 5

    Instead of poisoning Polixenes, what does Camillo do?

  • Question 6

    What pronouncement from the Oracle do Cleomines and Dion deliver?

  • Question 7

    What startling announcement does Paulina make?

  • Question 8

    What does Leontes demand that Antigonus do with Hermione's newborn baby?

  • Question 9

    Why does Leontes want to poison Polixenes?

  • Question 10

    Where does Leontes send Hermione after he learns of Polixenes's escape?

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