Twelfth Night Study Guide

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  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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Course Summary

Use the short video lessons in this study guide to learn all you need to know about Shakespeare's ''Twelfth Night.'' Use the five-minute videos and self-assessment quizzes focusing on scene summarizations, characters, setting and more to help you study for exams or prepare for literature class discussions.
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Lesson 1 - Introduction to Shakespeare: Life and Works Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1231].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1231].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Queen Elizabeth I and England's Golden Age Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1144].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1144].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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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 - What Is a Figure of Speech? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22081].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22081].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Shakespeare's Globe Theatre: History & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6386].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6386].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Low Comedy: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22385].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22385].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - When Was Twelfth Night Written? - Historical Context Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Twelfth Night: Significance & Impact Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62905].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62905].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Puns in Twelfth Night by Shakespeare Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62906].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62906].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Love in Twelfth Night by Shakespeare Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62907].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62907].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Important Quotes from Shakespeare's Twelfth Night Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62908].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62908].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Twelfth Night: Themes, Quotes and Cross-Dressing Characters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1236].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1236].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Viola in Twelfth Night: Character Traits & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62910].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62910].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Viola's Monologue in Twelfth Night Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62911].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62911].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Duke Orsino in Twelfth Night: Character Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6404].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6404].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Olivia in Twelfth Night: Character Analysis & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7370].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7370].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Sir Toby Belch in Twelfth Night: Character Analysis & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7356].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7356].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Malvolio in Twelfth Night: Character Analysis, Quotes & Monologue Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7346].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7346].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Antonio in Twelfth Night: Character Traits & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62912].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62912].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Maria in Twelfth Night: Character Traits & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62913].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62913].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Cesario (Viola) in Twelfth Night: Character Traits & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62914].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62914].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Fabian in Twelfth Night: Character Traits & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62915].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62915].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Sebastian in Twelfth Night: Character Traits & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62916].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62916].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - Sir Andrew Aguecheek in Twelfth Night: Character Traits & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62917].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62917].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 14 - Twelfth Night Setting Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62918].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62918].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 15 - Illyria in Shakespeare: Significance & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7384].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7384].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 4. Twelfth Night Synopsis {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[62919].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What Is Twelfth Night About? - Plot & Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62920].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62920].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Twelfth Night Act 1: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62921].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62921].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Twelfth Night Act 1 Scene 1: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62922].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62922].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Twelfth Night Act 1 Scene 2: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62923].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62923].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Twelfth Night Act 1 Scene 3: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62924].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62924].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Twelfth Night Act 1 Scene 4: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62925].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62925].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Twelfth Night Act 1 Scene 5: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62926].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62926].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Twelfth Night Act 2: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62927].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62927].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Twelfth Night Act 2 Scene 1: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62928].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62928].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Twelfth Night Act 2 Scene 2: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62929].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62929].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Twelfth Night Act 2 Scene 3: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62930].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62930].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Twelfth Night Act 2 Scene 4: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62931].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62931].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - Twelfth Night Act 3: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62932].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62932].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 16 - Twelfth Night Act 3 Scene 3: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62935].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62935].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 19 - Twelfth Night Act 4 Scene 1: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62938].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62938].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 21 - Twelfth Night Act 4 Scene 3: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62940].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62940].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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