Macbeth Act 5 Scenes 6 to 8 Quiz

Six prophecies professed. Six prophecies fulfilled. The Tragedy of Macbeth has reached its bloody, foretold conclusion in these final, fast-paced scenes. Fates are determined, lives are lost, justice is served. Be sure you are clearly recalling who lives, who dies, and how each of the prophecies has come to fruition by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz to Macbeth Act 5, Scenes 6 to 8. 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 does Macduff say the prophecy protecting him from "woman born" does not apply?

  2. What gruesome battle trophy proves Malcolm is now king?

  3. What does Macduff call Macbeth?

  4. Why does Macbeth urge Macduff to leave?

  5. Who is the first casualty at Dunsinane?