Macbeth

Who ask of Macbeth are you a man? Lady Macbeth
Who is the goddess of witch craft? Hecate
Weather in the opening scene of Macbeth? Thundering and lightning
The witches will meet again after? when the hurly burly is done- war
Whom does Duncan order to be the new Thane of Caldor (sp?)= who is this? Macbeth, he acted bravely on the battlefield
The country that serves as a setting for Macbeth? Scotland
Where will the witches meet again? Upon the Heath
Whom does the king order to be executed in Act 1? The Thane of cawdor
Macbeth is the king when the plays opens? False Duncan is the king
Banquo is told that he will one day be king but his son will not? False
Macbeth will be Thane of Cawdor? true
What gross some item does one of the witches keep as a child? A pilots thumb
Witches do not call of him? Your hi-nest true
Banquo is told that? He will be greater than Macbeth.
Macbeth is told by the witches that he will be? greater and lesser
Where is Duncan planning to visit? Inverness Castle
Who does Duncan name to succeed him as king? Malcolm
What decisions does Duncan regret? Taking up arms in the 1st place
Who orders the execution of the thane of Cawdor? Duncan
What does the porter tease Macbeth about? Drinking and failures with women
What shocking news does Macduff deliver as he rushes into the court yard? King Duncan is dead
What events of the previous night do Lenox and Macbeth discuss? Thunderstorm
Why do Donalbian and Malcolm leave? They are afraid for their lives
What does Macbeth confess he did out of rage? killed the guards
After Macbeth murders Duncan he? feels remorse and guilt
What noise startles Lady Macbeth? Knock at the door
Lady Macbeth plants? Daggers in Duncan room
Lady Macbeth was worried that? Macbeth plan will be discovered before Duncan is Murdered, True
How does Macbeth respond when Banquo is concerned about the witches? That they are harmless ( he tells them not to worry)
What does Banquo says he has been dreaming about? the witches prophecy
What signal does Lady Macbeth use to tell Macbeth to go through with the murder? The ringing of the bell
What concerns does Banquo express about the witches? They are evil
When Macbeth leaves Fleance and Banquo what objects appears before him? A bloody dagger
Who vows to find the murderer and punish him or her? Banquo
What “sign” convinces Macbeth that he must go through with killing the king? He sees a floating dagger pointing towards Duncan’s bedroom.
Why didn’t Lady Macbeth just kill the king herself? He looked too much like her father.
What does Macbeth accidentally take with him after murdering the king? The murder weapons
Complete Macbeth’s quotation: “I thought I heard a voice crying, ‘Macbeth has murdered ____!'” Sleep
Name the speaker: “My hands are the same color as yours — but I’d be ashamed to have a heart as white as yours!” Lady Macbeth
Name the speaker: “If I had died an hour before this happened, I’d have lived a blessed life span. From now on, there’s nothing left worth living for. Everything is a sham. Honor and dignity are dead.” Macbeth
There are many examples of fish imagery in the play. False
The purpose of the scene with the porter is to relieve tension after a suspenseful and violent scene. True
A(n) ______ is a speech given by an actor alone on the stage to express the private inner thoughts of that character. Soliloquy
Regicide” is the murder of a ______. King
How does Lady Macbeth explain Macbeth’s strange behavior at the banquet? He is suffering from an illness.
How does Macbeth persuade the murderers to kill Banquo? He taunts them for their lack of manliness
Who kills Macbeth? Macduff
How many men reign as king of Scotland throughout the play? 3
Whom does Lady Macbeth frame for the murder of Duncan? Duncan’s drunken chamberlains
Who kills Banquo? A group of murderers hired by Macbeth
Which of the following best describes Lady Macbeth’s death? She dies offstage.
Who discovers Duncan’s body? Macduff
Whom does Macbeth see sitting in his chair during the banquet? Banquo’s Ghost
What vision does Macbeth have before he kills Duncan? He sees a floating dagger pointing him to Duncan’s chamber.
With whom are the Scots at war at the beginning of the play? Norway
Which nation’s army invades Scotland at the end of the play? England
Who kills Donalbain? No one
What happens to Lady Macbeth before she dies? She is plagued by fits of sleepwalking.
Who kills Lord Siward’s son? Macbeth
Where are Scottish kings crowned? Scone
Why is Macduff able to kill Macbeth despite the witches’ prophecy? He was born by cesarean section.
Where is Duncan killed? n his bedchamber at Macbeth’s castle
Who flees Scotland to join Malcolm in England? Macduff
What was the weather like the night Duncan was murdered? Stromy and Violent
Who kills Lady Macbeth? Lady Macbeth
Who jokes that he works at “hell gate”? The porter
Who tells Macduff that his family has been killed? Ross
How does Birnam Wood come to Dunsinane? Malcolm’s army hides behind cut-off tree branches, He was camouflaged
Macbeth hires assassins to murder Banquo’s son, named… Fleance
Who says, “There’s daggers in men’s smiles: the near in bloodThe nearer bloody.” (in 2.3)? Donalbain
Which location is the setting for Act 5 of Macbeth? Dunsinane
Who tells Macbeth, “The queen, my lord, is dead.”? Seyton
Who speaks the last lines of the play? Malcolm
What does Macbeth do to Macdonald after he defeats him? Cuts off his head and places it on the battlements
What was Macbeth’s first title? Thane of Glamis
What prophecy does Banquo receive? His sons will be King
Who is knocking at the door after Macbeth kills King Duncan? Macduff and Lennox
How many gashes did the murderers put in Banquo’s head? twenty
Who is the Thane of Fife? Macduff
Who is the leader of the witches? Hecate
What form does the Third Apparition come as? A child crowned, with a tree in his hand.
What does Lady Macduff accuse her husband of being? Traitor
Why do a crowd of people want to see King Edward? He can cure their wretched illness with his touch.
Who meets up with Macduff and Malcolm while they are in England? Ross
What is Lady Macbeth doing while she sleep walks? Trying to wash the guilt off her hands.
How many murderers does Macbeth hire to kill Banquo and Fleance? Macbeth hires two murderers to kill Banquo. Another murderer joins. Macbeth did not hire the third though.
What did Macduff tell Macbeth when they were sword fighting at the end of the book? He was untimely ripped from his mother
He was untimely ripped from his mother Thanes and kinsmen
In the beginning of the book what title does Duncan give to his son, Malcolm? Prince of Cumberland
Where is Macbeth’s castle located? Inverness
What does King Duncan give Lady Macbeth for being such a good hostess? Diamonds
After his father is murdered what country does Donalbain travel to? Ireland
What happens during the fight involving Macduff and Macbeth? Macbeth is beheaded
nobleman of Scotland Lennox Ross Mentieth Angus Caithness
Whose son does Macbeth kill at the end of the story? Siward
What thane became a traitor and fought for Norway in the beginning of the story? Thane of Cawdor
How does Macduff receive the news of his family’s murder? He blames himself and vows to take revenge upon Macbeth.
The Weird Sisters greet Macbeth as Thane of Glamis, Thane of Cawdor, and King hereafter
How do the Weird Sisters greet Banquo? “Thou shalt get kings, though thou be none.”
Lady Macbeth tells Macbeth “When you durst do it, then You are a man
What does Lady Macbeth say she would do with her child if she had to? Dash its brains out
What does Banquo think about the witches’ predictions? He dreams that they may come true, but he will do nothing about them
What can’t Macbeth say when he hears the bodyguards praying? “Amen”
Who will kill Banquo? Two murderers
What does the first apparition tell Macbeth? “Beware Macduff!”
What does the second apparition tell Macbeth? “None of woman born shall harm Macbeth”
What does the third apparition tell Macbeth? that he will fall when Birnam Wood comes to Dunsinane
What is the last vision that the witches show Macbeth? A procession of eight kings
Who warns Lady Macduff to leave her house? A messenger

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