Othello Study Guide Final Exam

Free Practice Test Instructions:

Choose your answer to the question and click 'Continue' to see how you did. Then click 'Next Question' to answer the next question. When you have completed the free practice test, click 'View Results' to see your results. Good luck!

Question 1 1. In Act 4, Scene 1 of Shakespeare's Othello, how is Iago able to deceive Othello through his conversation with Cassio?

Question 2 2. What is a simile?

Question 3 3. In her final scene in Othello when Cassio is attacked and wounded, Bianca appears on stage after the attack because _____.

Question 4 4. Iago is the play's antagonist. What is an antagonist?

Question 5 5. In Shakespeare's Othello, which of the following makes the vocabulary difficult to understand?

Question 6 6. In Othello, Othello and Iago are both not a member of the Venetian upper class, in contrast to what character?

Question 7 7. In Othello, when Iago says, 'I am not what I am' he is alluding to a famous line of what character from the Bible?

Question 8 8. Why has Cassio lost his reputation in Act 2, Scene 3 of Othello?

Question 9 9. Heralds often give the audience helpful exposition during plays. What is exposition?

Question 10 10. The Clown from Shakespeare's Othello would BEST be described as

Question 11 11.

What does Iago mean in the following simile?

'But riches fineless is as poor as winter

To him that ever fears he shall be poor.'

Question 12 12. Most of the action of the play Othello takes place:

Question 13 13. In Shakespeare's Othello, Iago convinces Othello that Desdemona is having an affair with _____.

Question 14 14. Why did so much time pass between the writing and publication of Othello.

Question 15 15. What is an antagonist?

Tell us about yourself

Are you a student or a teacher?

I am a student I am a teacher

Othello Study Guide Final Free Practice Test Instructions

Choose your answer to the question and click 'Continue' to see how you did. Then click 'Next Question' to answer the next question. When you have completed the free practice test, click 'View Results' to see your results. Good luck!

Othello Study Guide  /  English Courses
Support