Shakespeare and Renaissance Literature - 11th Grade: Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In Shakespeare's King Lear, which character is NOT with Lear during the storm on the heath?

Question 2 2. According to 20th century literary critics, how do Ben Jonson and William Shakespeare differ?

Question 3 3. Which of the following works of Ben Jonson's did Samuel Taylor Coleridge refer to as one of the most perfect plots in all of literature?

Question 4 4. In Shakespeare's Othello, why is Othello's ethnicity somewhat disputed?

Question 5 5. In what meter are most of Shakespeare's sonnets written?

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Question 6 6. In Shakespeare's Sonnet #18, how is the subject's beauty described?

Question 7 7. Why does Macbeth kill Banquo?

Question 8 8. Which of the following rumors do NOT persist about Marlowe?

Question 9 9. In what style are most of Shakespeare's lines written?

Question 10 10. When Lady Macbeth cries out, 'unsex me here', what does she mean?

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Question 11 11. The video lesson of Shakespeare's King Lear, presents which pairing below as an example of a double?

Question 12 12. Why do some people in theater refer to Macbeth as 'the Scottish play'?

Question 13 13. In Shakespeare's Hamlet, in the To be or not to be soliloquy, why does Hamlet worry about dying?

Question 14 14. In Shakespeare's Othello, which of the following is NOT a reason for Iago's villainy?

Question 15 15. In Shakespeare's Hamlet, why are the gravediggers digging a grave?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following witchy lines is from Shakespeare's Macbeth?

Question 17 17. In Shakespeare's King Lear, how is Gloucester affected by his metaphorical and literal blindness?

Question 18 18. In Shakespeare's Hamlet, what does Hamlet do in order to prove that Claudius killed his father?

Question 19 19. To whom is Shakespeare's Sonnet #18 addressed?

Question 20 20. In Shakespeare's King Lear, how does King Lear decide to divide his kingdom?

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Question 21 21. In Shakespeare's Othello, Iago convinces Othello that Desdemona is having an affair with _____.

Question 22 22. Why is Othello unusual among Shakespeare's title characters?

Question 23 23. How is a Shakespearean sonnet divided?

Question 24 24. Macbeth gives his tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow speech in response to which event?

Question 25 25. Shakespeare's Dark Lady sonnets are known for which of the following?

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Question 26 26. In Shakespeare's Hamlet, when does Hamlet see his father's ghost for a second time?

Question 27 27. What legendary character did Marlowe bring to the stage?

Question 28 28. In Shakespeare's Hamlet, which of the following is NOT an example of Hamlet's indecision?

Question 29 29. In Shakespeare's Othello, what evidence does Othello have of Desdemona's affair?

Question 30 30. In Shakespeare's King Lear, which character is ultimately the truest and most loyal to Lear?

Shakespeare and Renaissance Literature - 11th Grade: Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

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