Macbeth Act 4 Scene 2 Quiz

“A man that flies from his fear may find that he has only taken a short cut to meet it," observed J.R.R. Tolkien. In Act 4, Scene 2, Lady Macduff is left to explain her husband's hasty departure to her son. Sides are being taken and courage is being tested by this point in the play. Make sure you are following the ever-increasing pace of the action by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz to Macbeth Act 4, Scene 2. Rank your score against others and see how you compare. What have you got to lose? Nothing! What do you have to gain? A better grade!

  1. Who tries to console Lady Macduff?

  2. What does Macduff's son question his mother about?

  3. Why is Lady Macduff angry?

  4. What does Lady Macduff tell her son about his father?

  5. True or False: Lady Macduff thinks her husband is a coward