Macbeth Overview Quiz

Our Macbeth Overview Quiz covers important plot points and character developments including the banquet scene, Macbeth's greatest fears, and the subject of Lady Macbeth's hallucinations. Take the quiz to test your knowledge of Shakespeare's most haunting play.

  1. What country serves as the setting for the play?

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  2. Who kills Banquo?

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  3. Birnham wood is:

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  4. Whom does Lady Macbeth frame for the murder of Duncan?

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  5. What does one of the witches keep with her as a charm?

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  6. What does Lady Macbeth hallucinate about as she sleepwalks?

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  7. Whose army has Macbeth defeated?

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  8. At the banquet, Macbeth believes which character is sitting in his chair?

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  9. Whom does Duncan name to succeed him as king?

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  10. What does Macbeth fear if he carries out the murder of Duncan?

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