Rosencrantz and Guildenstern: Meaning, Quotes & Summary - Quiz & Worksheet


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Who are Rosencrantz and Guildenstern?

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1. Why are Rosencrantz and Guildenstern called to Denmark?

2. Where do Rosencrantz and Guildenstern go with Hamlet?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your knowledge of the characters of Rosencrantz and Guildenstern. You'll be assessed on your knowledge of the story and other characters of the play, as well.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on your knowledge of:

  • Reason Rosencrantz and Guildenstern were summoned to Denmark
  • Where these two travel to with Hamlet
  • Their eventual fate

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related literature lesson on Rosencrantz and Guildenstern in Hamlet
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding who asked Rosencrantz and Guildenstern to spy on Hamlet
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about who these two characters are in the play

Additional Learning

To learn more about this literature, review the accompanying lesson called Rosencrantz and Guildenstern: Meaning, Quotes & Summary. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn the story of Hamlet
  • Understand the role of Rosencrantz and Guildenstern in Hamlet
  • Find out how their roles evolve over the course of the play