Macbeth Act 5 Scene 1 Quiz

About 400 years before Freud articulated the concept of the super-ego, Lady Macbeth was walkin' the walk. LITERALLY. Guilt has a way of seeping through even the most carefully caulked cracks. No one seems to know what's going on, and no one knows what do do. Discover how Lady Macbeth's inner turmoil is affecting the outcome of the play by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz to Macbeth Act 5, Scene 1. 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 won't the gentlewoman say what he has overheard from Lady Macbeth?

  2. What disturbing behavior is Lady Macbeth exhibiting?

  3. What activity does the gentlewoman observe Lady Macbeth engaging in during the night?

  4. Who does the gentlewoman request come and listen in on Lady Macbeth?

  5. Who does the doctor say is the only one who can help Lady Macbeth?