Death and the King's Horseman Overview Quiz

How much do you know about this play set in Nigeria during British colonial rule? Take the Death and the King's Horseman Overview quiz from eNotes to find out. Contains nine questions about Wole Soyinka's play.

  1. What do Simon and Jane plan to do with the sacred robes?

    Question Answer Choices
  2. Disgusted by Elesin, what does Olsun say?

    Question Answer Choices
  3. What do the women claim working for the white man has cost Amusa?

    Question Answer Choices
  4. Why is Elesin Oba celebrating?

    Question Answer Choices
  5. Iyaloja warns Elesin to do what?

    Question Answer Choices
  6. What demand does Elesin Oba make?

    Question Answer Choices
  7. What "strange custom" are Simon and his superiors trying to prevent?

    Question Answer Choices
  8. Why must Elesin die?

    Question Answer Choices
  9. What does the "Not-I" bird fail to do in the story Elesin Oba tells?

    Question Answer Choices

Explore Study Guides