Macbeth Act 5 Scene 4 and 5 Quiz

Oh, hindsight! How nice to meet you out here, in the woods! Yep, it's not called The Tragedy of Macbeth for nothing. Macbeth has lost everything. All of his plans for power and wealth are dissolving in the pools of blood beneath his feet. Too late does he realize the folly of his, and his wife's, actions. Control has been an illusion all along. How closely have you been watching the thread of Macbeth's fate unravel? Find out by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz to Macbeth Act 5, Scenes 4 and 5. Each of our questions is ranked so that you can understand its level of difficulty. See how your score compares with others who have also taken this quiz. Give it a try below!

  1. What news does the messenger bring?

  2. What terrible discovery does Macbeth make about Lady Macbeth?

  3. What does Malcolm tell his troops to do?

  4. True or False: Macbeth feels confident that he will defeat Malcolm

  5. What sad observation does Macbeth make?