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The Taming of the Shrew Study Guide

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This study guide course covers the most important literary elements of Shakespeare's ''The Taming of the Shrew.'' Students, teachers and independent learners can access these fun and engaging literature lessons to review the play's themes, characters, setting and more.
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Lesson 3 - Introduction to Renaissance Literature: Characterizing Authors and Works Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1281].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1281].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Shakespeare's Globe Theatre: History & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6386].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6386].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Dramatic Comedy: History and Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9051].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9051].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - When Was The Taming of the Shrew Written? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145650].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145650].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - The Taming of the Shrew Setting Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145651].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145651].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - The Taming of the Shrew Adaptations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145652].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145652].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Flashcards - The Taming of the Shrew Vocabulary Flashcards
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Lesson 2 - Feminism & Gender Roles in The Taming of the Shrew Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145654].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145654].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - The Taming of the Shrew Monologues Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145594].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145594].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - The Taming of the Shrew Famous Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145655].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145655].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Taming of the Shrew Characters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145585].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145585].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Petruchio in The Taming of the Shrew Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145587].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145587].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Bianca in The Taming of the Shrew Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145588].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145588].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Katherine in The Taming of the Shrew Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145589].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145589].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Lucentio in The Taming of the Shrew Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145590].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145590].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Gremio in The Taming of the Shrew Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145591].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145591].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Hortensio in The Taming of the Shrew Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145592].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145592].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Grumio in The Taming of the Shrew Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145597].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145597].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Vincentio in The Taming of the Shrew Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145593].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145593].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Tranio in The Taming of the Shrew Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145595].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145595].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Baptista in The Taming of the Shrew Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145596].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145596].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Biondello in The Taming of the Shrew Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145657].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145657].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Flashcards - The Taming of the Shrew Character List & Flashcards
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Lesson 1 - Shakespeare's The Taming Of The Shrew: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6391].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6391].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - The Taming of the Shrew Summary: Induction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145659].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145659].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - The Taming of the Shrew Summary: Act 1 Scene 1 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145660].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145660].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - The Taming of the Shrew Summary: Act 1 Scene 2 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145661].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145661].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - The Taming of the Shrew Summary: Act 2 Scene 1 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145662].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145662].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - The Taming of the Shrew Summary: Act 3 Scene 1 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145663].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145663].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - The Taming of the Shrew Summary: Act 3 Scenes 2 & 3 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145664].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145664].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - The Taming of the Shrew Summary: Act 4 Scenes 1 & 2 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145665].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145665].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - The Taming of the Shrew Summary: Act 4 Scene 3 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145666].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145666].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - The Taming of the Shrew Summary: Act 4 Scenes 4-6 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145667].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145667].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - The Taming of the Shrew Summary: Act 5 Scenes 1 & 2 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145668].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145668].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - The Taming of the Shrew Vocabulary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145669].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145669].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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