Shakespeare's King Lear: My Three Daughters


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

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

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

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

King Lear is one Shakespeare's most famous plays, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of the main characters. You'll be assessed on your understanding of the story and various characters of King Lear, including his daughters.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

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

  • How King Lear plans to divide his kingdom
  • The concept of a double in this play
  • Daughter that is the most loyal to the king

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related literature lesson
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately identify main characters, such as Lear's truest daughter and the character not found with him during the storm
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Gloucester's blindness

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the accompanying lesson called Shakespeare's King Lear: My Three Daughters. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn about the story of King Lear
  • Understand the motivations of the characters
  • Know important lines and scenes