Macbeth Review

What three titles do the witches prophesize for Macbeth at the beginning of the play? Thane of GlamisThane of CawdorKing Hereafter
What do the witches prophecy for Banquo His children will be kings
Who does Duncan name prince of Cumberland? His oldest son, Malcom
Who does Macbeth frame as Duncan’s murderer? The bodyguards
What odes Macbeth see as he goes to kill Duncan? a bloody dagger
What can’t Macbeth say when he hears the bodyguards praying? amen
Who discovers Duncan’s body? Macduff
Where does Malcolm flee too? England
Where does Donalbain flee too? Ireland
Whose ghost does Macbeth see at the banquet? Banquo
What is the first apparition? an armed head
What does the first apparition tell Macbeth? beware macduff
What is the second apparition? a bloody child
What does the second apparition tell Macbeth? not to fear any man born of a woman
What is the third apparition? a child wearing a crown
What does the third apparition tell Macbeth? not to fear until birnam wood moves to dunsinane hill
Why won’t Macbeth take the daggers back to the scene of the crime? He can’t bear to look at Duncan again
Who is Scotland fighting in Act I? Norway
What happens to the Thane of Cawdor? He is executed because he is a traitor
Who is Banquo’s son? Fleance
How many murderers come for Banquo? three
Who is the leader of the witches? Hecate
What appears after the three apparitions? Eight kings
What happens when Macduff goes to see Malcolm? He asks him to join in the fight against Scotland
Who kills Macbeth? Macduff
What happens to Lady Macbeth at the end? She takes her own life
Why do Duncan’s sons flee? they fear for their lives
When does Lady Macbeth confess her crime? she sleepwalks
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
How does Macduff receive the news of his family’s murder? He seeks out Lady Macbeth for consolation
How does Malcolm attempt to win Macduff’s support? He reveals he has lied about his lack of kingly virtues
What reason does Macbeth give for not killing Duncan? Duncan is his guest
Name all the Kings in the play? Duncan, Macbeth, Malcolm, Edward
Where is Macbeth set? Scotland
Who is Edward? Macduff goes to him to ask for his troops against MacBeth
Who are the Kings and Queens during the time period which this was written in? James I and Elizabeth I
Who dies in the play? DuncanBanqueMacbethThane of CawdorLady MacbethBodyguardsMacduff’s FamilyYoung Siward
Why does Macbath kill Banquo? since the witches predicate his descendants will be kings
Why does Malcolm “test” Macduff when he comes to ask for support? To make sure he isn’t playing them
Sonnet 130 parody, still loves the girl despite her flaws
Sonnet 26 love doesn’t change
Sonnet 29 Man depressed, the girl gives him everything
Why does Macbeth become Thane of Cawdor? Duncan rewards him for bravery and loyalty
Birnam Wood comes to Dunsinane when… the camouflaged soldiers make their advance

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