Macbeth Act 3 Scene 4 Quiz

“Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead,” Benjamin Franklin once said. And he was right. Three people know who killed Duncan. Only one of them is dead. Guilt is consuming one of the players, and greed continues to propel both of those in on the secret to keep trying to cover up and succeed in their power grab. Despite their best efforts, however, uncontrolled variables are disrupting their plot. Ghosts were definitely NOT in the contingency plans. Discover how well you are following the actions and motivations of the characters in this fast-moving scene by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz to Macbeth Act 3, Scene 4. 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. Who can see the ghost?

  2. What unwelcome news does Macbeth receive?

  3. What is Lady Macbeth afraid of at the banquet?

  4. Why is Macbeth so happy that Banquo is dead?

  5. What unexpected guest arrives at the banquet?