Macbeth Act 1 Scene 7 Quiz

"Keeping Up with the Macbeths"? "Survivor: Scotland"? If reality television had been around in the eleventh century, scouts might well have chosen Macbeth and his wife for their own show. They have all the human foibles we all like to rubberneck... they are already rich, but they want to acquire even more wealth. They have power but they want even more power. And what makes this show even more compelling? The plotting of a murder to get what they both want. Make sure you understand how the tragedy is set in motion during the dinner table scene of Macbeth Act 1, Scene 7 with eNotes' interactive quiz. Each of our questions is ranked so that you can understand its level of difficulty. See how your score compares with others who have also taken this quiz. Give it a try below!

  1. What does Lady Macbeth want the most?

  2. What troubles Macbeth the most about his plan to murder Duncan?

  3. What does Lady Macbeth call her husband?

  4. How is Duncan related to Macbeth?

  5. True or False: Macbeth is persuaded by his wife to carry through with their plan