Macbeth Quizzes

Scotland Macbeth is set in what country?
Macbeth’s castle What is the setting of Act I scene 7?
Norwegians Which group of people are Macbeth and his countrymen fighting?
Sweno Give the name of the king of the group of people Macbeth and his countrymen are fighting.
Ross In Scene 3, which character informs Macbeth of his new title (not the Witches)?
Thane of Glamis When the play begins, what is Macbeth’s title?
Thane of Coward & Macdonwald Which two men are identified as traitors?
King Hereafter, Thane of Cowder, and King of Scotland In scene 3, the witches greet Macbeth with three titles? What are they?
Inverness Give the name of Macbeth’s castle
Aside When a character is speaking to themselves lowly with other characters on stage
Prince of Cumberland In scene 4, the king gives Malcolm what title?
The witches say this quote and it means what appears to be good could be bad “Fair is foul, and foul is fair.” Which character says this and what does it mean?
Macduff and Lennox At the beginning of scene 3, which characters are knocking at the gate?
Porter Which character is too drunk to answer the door?
Sleep According to Macbeth, who or what is it that “knits up the raveled sleeve of care?”
He admits to killing the guards What major action does Macbeth do that is unplanned?
Diamond What gift does Duncan leave for Lady Macbeth?
Darkness during the day Name one unnatural event Ross recalls in scene 4
Duncan looks like her father when he sleeps According to Lady Macbeth, why didn’t she kill the king?
Pray and sleep After the murder, what is Macbeth no longer able to do, which shows that he is becoming evil?
Sleep After committing the murder, Macbeth tells Lady Macbeth he heard a voice in another room cry, “Macbeth does murder ___________”
Macduff Who is the first person to discover the king’s dead body?
Ireland After the murder, where does Donalbain go?
Amen In scene 2, what word is Macbeth unable to speak?
Apostrophe When a character is speaking to an object
Chimneys shaking and and earthquake Name two unnatural events recalled by Lennox in scene 3.
Scone Name the place where Macbeth is expected to be crowned king.
Banquo Which character is the first to speak in Act III?
Banquo Which character’s name provides the missing word in this quote from Act III sc. 1. “To be thus is nothing, but to be safely thus- Our fears in __________ stick deep…”
Macduff Besides Banquo and Fleance, another character is missing from the banquet, and Macbeth wonders why he did not attend.
Edward Who is the king of England in Act III?
Hecate Who scolds the witches in scene 5?
Lennox Who talks to a Lord in scene 6?
Siward Who is the Earl of Northumberland?
Macduff In Act III, scene 4, readers learn that Macbeth pays a spy in which character’s castle?
Banquo Which character suspects that Macbeth became King and “play dst most foully for it”
Macbeth “I could / With barefaced power sweep him from my sight/ And bid my will avouch it, yet I most not”
Lady Macbeth “Things without all remedy/ Should be without regard: what’s done is done”
Banquo “O treachery! Fly, good Fleance, fly, fly, fly!”
Murderer “I am one, my liege/ Whom the vile blows and buffets of the world/ Hath so incensed that I am reckless what/ I do to spite the world”
Macbeth “Thou canst not say I did it. Never shake/ Thy gory locks at me”

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