Hamlet Plot Points

1st Plot Point Hamlet learned from his father’s ghost that he was killed by Claudius.
2nd Plot Point Hamlet starts acting crazy, while trying to figure out what to do.
3rd Plot Point Claudius sets spies (Rosencrantz/Guildenstern) on Hamlet, because of his craziness.
4th Plot Point Hamlet knows that the Ghost was telling the truth, when the play was put on.
5th Plot Point Hamlet knows that Claudius killed his father.
6th Plot Point Hamlet accidentally kills Polonius in Gertrude’s bedroom.
7th Plot Point Claudius sends Hamlet to England.
8th Plot Point Leartes comes to avenge Polonius’s death, Claudius tells him that Hamlet killed his father.
9th Plot Point Ophelia goes crazy, and drowns.
10th Plot Point Leartes and Hamlet fight in Ophelia’s grave.
11th Plot Point Claudius and Leartes set up a fencing match to try and kill Hamlet.
12th Plot Point Hamlet, Claudius, Gertrude, and Leartes die.
13th Plot Point Forinbras takes over Denmark.

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