Macbeth practice quiz

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
How does Lady Macbeth die? 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 with at the beginning of the play? Norway
Which nation’s army invaded Scotland at the end of the play? England
Who is the goddess of witchcraft in the play? Hecate
Who kills Donalbain? no one
What happens to Lady Macbeth before she dies? she’s 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? in 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? stormy and violent
Who kills Lady Macbeth? herself
Who flees Scotland immediately after Duncan’s death? Malcolm and Donalbain
Who jokes that he works at “hell gate”? the porter
What title is Macbeth given after his victory described in Act I? Thane of Cawdor
Who tells Macduff that his family has been killed? Ross
How does Birnam Wood come to Dusinane? Malcolm’s army hides behind cut-off tree branches
Who rewards Macbeth with the title Thane of Cawdor? King Duncan
Who says “foul is fair and fair is foul”? the three witches
What prophecy do the witches provide to Banquo? he won’t be a king, but his descendants will
Duncan ordered who to be executed for treason? the original Thane of Cawdor
The majority of this play is set in which country? Scotland
Who is the protagonist or main character of the play? Macbeth

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