Macbeth Act 2 Scene 3 Quiz

"When clouds appear, wise men put on their cloaks," warns a citizen in Shakespeare's Richard III. Macbeth does not heed this wisdom. Portents of doom abound. Control over events is ebbing away. Rash actions will have dire consequences. Inverness, to put it in modern terms, has broken bad. Be sure you are following all of the twists and turns of Macbeth Act 2, Scene 3 by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz. 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. Why do Donalbain and Malcolm leave Inverness?

  2. What does Macbeth confess he did, out of rage?

  3. What does the Porter tease Macduff about?

  4. What shocking news does Macduff deliver as he rushes into the courtyard?

  5. What event of the previous night do Lennox and Macbeth discuss?