Barber hamlet test

What century was hamlet written in? 1602
Hamlet is often referred to as the? Melancholy dane
The castle is named? Elsinore
The setting for the play is in which century? 12th century
Polonium gives advice to who? Ophelia and laertes
Did Gertrude know of the murder of her husband? No
Hamlet believes his mother is guilty of? Incest
Marcellus, Bernardo, and Francisco are? Guards
Who restores order at end of the play? Fortinbras
Does the ghost wants hamlet to punish his mother? No he doesnt
Who says Quote “now sir, young… of unimproved mettle hot and full” Fortinbras
Who is the he in quote? “He was a man, take him for all in all, I shall not look upon him like again” King claudius
Who said quote “frailty, thy name is woman” Claudius
Who literary technique used in quote “thrift, thrift, horatio! The gunmetal baked meats did coldly furnish forth the marriage tables” Irony
Who said quote “to thine own self be true” ? Polonius
Major theme in play? Appearance vs. reality
Hamlet contemplates what in his soliloquy? Suicide
Where was king hamlet when he was murdered? The garden house sleeping
Who said quote “something is rotten in the state of Denmark” Marcellous
Ophelia is instructed by ___________ not to talk to hamlet again? Polonius
Shakespeare believed alcohol is abused by? Most men
Quote means “do not as some ungracious pastors do, show me the steep and thorny way to heaven. Whiles like a puffed and reckless libertine, himself the primrose path of dalliance treads, and reeks not his own recede” Do not be a hippocrit
Who said quote “the serpent that did sting thy fathers life now wears his crown”? The ghost
Hamlet pretends he is )? Mad (crazy)
Who said quote “do not as some pastors do” Laertes
Polonius hires who to spy on his son? Reynaldo
According to polonius hamlets madness is because? He is madly in love with ophelia
Gertrude and Claudius have who spy on hamlet? Rosencrantz and guildenstern
Is gertrude aware of polonius second spying mission? Yes shes aware
Hamlet insults polonius by calling him? A fishmongar and jeptha
Who is hamlets intellectual equal? Horatio
Hamlet comes into who’s room with his shirt open, and his stockings down to his ankles? Ophelias
The two names for the play within a play? The play the characters see? The murder of gonzago and the mouse trap
How many lines does hamlet add to the play? 12 to 16 lines
Who said quote “o, what a rogue and peasant slave I am” Hamlet
Who said quote “my lord, we were sent for.” Rosencrantz and guildenstern
Who said quote “though this be madness, yet there is method it’t” Polonius
Who said quote “I am but mad north-north-west. When the wind is southerly I know a hawk from a handsaw.” Hamlet
Who’s is hamlet talking to in the quote “I am but mad north-north-west….” Rosencrantz and fuildenstern
Who said quote “brevity is the soul of wit….. I will be brier” Polonius
Who said quote “more matter, with less art” Gertrude
Did Gertrude and Claudius and polonius all spy on hamlet? No they didnt
In hamlets “to be or not to be” quote he compares death to? Sleep
Ophelia is instructed to appear to be reading what type of book? A prayer book
According to hamlet the reason we keep on living is because? We do not know what comes after death, it is unknown
Hamlet gives advice to actors of play, what is his advice? Just act normal or natural
What literary device in quote “when churchyard yawn and he’ll itself breathes out” Personificstion
Who is taking hamlet to England? Rosencrantz and guildenstern
Does Claudius Repent for nursing his brother? Yes he does repent
When does hamlet want to kill Claudius? When he is sinning
Gertrude almost believes hamlet about the murder of his father when all of the sudden who appears? The ghost
A play on words is called? A pun
Who said quote “oh, hamlet thou has cleft my heart in twain” Gertude
“A bloody deed! Almost as bad, good______, as kill a king, and marry with his __________. Mother and brother
Hamlet tells Ophelia to “get thee to a _____” Nunnery
Who said quote “the lady doth protest too much”? Gertrude
The repetition of consonant sounds is called? Consanence
Claudius sends who to find the body of polonius? Rosencrantz and guildenstern
Hamlet hides the body of polonius where? Under the stairs
Cycle of life is? King dies- worm eats king- beggar fishes with worm- fish eats worm- beggar eats fish.
Hamlet tells Claudius in a figurative way to go? To hell
Fortinbras is on his way to? To poland
What does hamlet learn from listening to fortinbras and the captain? Honor is everything
Is Gertrude is looking forward to her visit with Ophelia? No she is not
Claudius doesn’t charge hamlet with murder for fear of the reaction from the? Danish people they love hamlet
Where does hamlet escape to? On a pirate ship
Claudius plays on too who’s emotions to get him to dual hamlet? Laertes
Horatio delivers a note from hamlet to whom? Claudius
Ophelia drowns where? In a brook
Who suggests poison be put on the end of the sword? Laertes
What will be dropped in the cup of wine? Poison
Who says “the body is with the king, but the king is not with the body, the king is a thing”? Hamlet and he says it to rosencrantz and guildenstern
Who says “he is dead and gone, lady, he is dead and gone; at his head a grass-green turf, at his heels a stone”? Ophelia
Speaker “when sorrows come, they come not a single spies, but in battalions” Claudius
Speaker “high and mighty, you shall know I am set naked on your kingdom”? Claudius
Speaker “too much of water hast thou, poor Ophelia and therefore I forbid my tears”? Laertes
Speaker “… they have dealt with me like thieves of mercy” Hamlet says it and the they are the pirates
The them of this quote “laertes was your father dear to you? Or are you like the painting of a sorrow, a face without a heart”? Appearance vs. reality
The gravediggers are talking about what? Ophelias death and her being buried in a christian burial
The riddle “what is he that builds stronger than either the mason, the shipwright, or the carpenter”? Gravediggars
“Alas poor ______! I knew him” Yoric and hamlet says this
Who jumps into the grave? Hamlet and laertes
Speaker “sweets to sweet: farewell! I hoped thou shouldst have been thy hamlets wife…” Gertude
“I loved Ophelia: forty thousand brothers could not….” Hamlet
Do Rosen and guild give Claudius letter to hamlet? No they dont
Who tells hamlet about the impending dual? Osric
The king wagered 6 _________ on the dual? 6 barbary horses
Speaker “…. there’s a special providence in the fall of a sparrow…” Hamlet
Speaker and meaning “if it be now ’tis not come. If it be not to come, it will be now. If it be not now, yet it will come: the readiness is all…” Hamlet and its saying what will be, will be
Who drops the ________ into the wine? Claudius and the pearl
Speaker “no, no, the drink, the drink o- my dear hamlet the drink, the drink! I am poisoned”? Gertude
Speaker “the king, the kings to blame”? Laertes
Speaker “now cracks a noble heart. Good night, sweet prince; and flights of angels sing thee to thy rest!”? Horatio
Speaker and who it’s about “here thou incestuous, murderous, damned Dane drink off this potion…” Hamlet and the damned dane is claudius

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