Lady Macbeth in Macbeth Quiz

"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!

  1. What does Lady Macbeth promise to provide her husband with in order to make the prophecies come true?

  2. True or False: Lady Macbeth tells Duncan that she and Macbeth are his servants

  3. What sign will Lady Macbeth give her husband when it is time to carry out the murder?

  4. What does Lady Macbeth's guilty conscience cause her to do?

  5. More than anything else, Lady Macbeth lusts for _____________.

  6. True or False: Lady Macbeth plants daggers in Duncan's chamber

  7. Lady Macbeth is startled by __________________.

  8. How does Lady Macbeth learn about her husband's encounter with the witches and of his new title?

  9. Lady Macbeth vows to do what?

  10. What derogatory name does Lady Macbeth call her husband?