Macbeth Themes & Setting Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. When does dramatic irony occur?

Question 2 2. In what portion of Macbeth does Macbeth's encounter with the Three Apparitions occur?

Question 3 3. Which character is one of the king's son's.

Question 4 4. Which of the following statements is TRUE?

Question 5 5. In Macbeth, the ancient goddess of witchcraft Hecate wants to provide Macbeth with which one of the following?

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Question 6 6. Which of these characters does Macbeth NOT kill?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is an example of 'doubling' in the play Macbeth?

Question 8 8. What do the witches NOT tell or show Macbeth the second time he goes to see them?

Question 9 9. What is a tragic flaw?

Question 10 10. In Macbeth, why doesn't Macbeth question what the witches predict?

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Question 11 11. In Macbeth, whom or what do the three apparitions represent?

Question 12 12. Which character kills Macbeth at the end of the play?

Question 13 13. What is Birnam wood?

Question 14 14. Whom does Macbeth want to consult after his haunting from the Ghost of Banquo?

Question 15 15. Which of these is NOT one of the apparitions witnessed by Macbeth?

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Question 16 16. Why does Macbeth kill Banquo?

Question 17 17. Which of the following witchy lines is from Shakespeare's Macbeth?

Question 18 18. What is the meaning of 'double, double toil and trouble, fire burn and cauldron bubble' from the play Macbeth?

Question 19 19. Which character is NOT King of Scotland at any point in the play?

Question 20 20. Macbeth gives his tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow speech in response to which event?

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Question 21 21. Which Title does Macbeth never hold?

Question 22 22. Which of the following identifies a prediction for Macbeth's life made by the three witches in Macbeth?

Question 23 23. How does Birnam wood move up Dunsinane hill?

Question 24 24. The three witches are also referred to as the ____ sisters by other characters in Macbeth.

Question 25 25. When Lady Macbeth cries out, 'unsex me here', what does she mean?

Macbeth Themes & Setting Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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