Macbeth Act 4 Scene 3 Quiz

"The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him," Machiavelli warned in The Prince. In Act 4, Scene 3 of Macbeth, Malcolm is put in this position. He is weighing his own abilities to govern and assessing the quality of the men who have aligned with him. Discover whether Malcolm has made good choices or poor ones as this scene unfolds by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz to Macbeth Act 4, Scene 3. Each of our questions is ranked so that you can understand its level of difficulty and see how your score compares with others who have also taken this quiz. Give it a try below!

  1. Why does Malcolm say he would be a worse king than Macbeth?

  2. Why does Malcolm ask Macduff so many questions?

  3. What is the only thing that Malcolm says he seeks?

  4. Where are Malcolm and Macduff?

  5. What news does Ross bring Macduff?