Macbeth questions Act 2 scenes 1-4

Why is Banquo up late? He was having nightmares
What eerie vision did Macbeth have before killing Duncan? He sees an imaginary bloody dagger floating in front of him, just like the one he is going to use to kill Duncan
What does Macbeth hear a voice saying? “Sleep no more, Macbeth is murdering sleep”
Why does Lady Macbeth say that she didn’t kill the king herself? When he was sleeping, he reminded her of her father
How does Lady Macbeth feel about how Macbeth carried out the murder? She thinks him being scared and guilty is overreacting and she is ashamed he is acting this way
What does the Porter say drinking causes? A red nose, sleepiness, frequent urination, and inability to have sex properly
Who kills the servants who look guilty of the murder? Macbeth
How does Lady Macbeth publicly react to the murder? She acts as if she feels horrible and sad/ashamed it happened in her own home; she pretends to faint
Why do Malcom and Donalbain run away from the court They ran away in fear they were going to be the next to be killed
Why is Macbeth named king instead of Duncan’s son and the heir, Malcom? Because Malcom left which made him seem guilty for the murder

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