Macbeth Set 1 of 6

Malcolm and Donalbain do not wait after Duncan’s murder. They leave Scotland. True
“Thane” is an English title of nobility True
Lady Macbeth cries out to the spirits to “unsex” her because she is distraught over the death of her youngest son. False
The King of Norway sided with the Thane of Cawdor and Macdonwald against King Duncan and the Scottish forces in Act I’s battle True
Macbeth’s chief fear about killing Duncan is punishment after death False
In Act I, Macbeth lets Macdonwald escape due to their long friendship False
The doctor says he can cure Lady Macbeth if only Macbeth will pay him False
The witches tell Banquo that he will be king, but he will not father kings. True
Duncan is suspicious of Macbeth. False
The Thane of Cawdor is pardoned by King Duncan. False
Banquo faints after the killing of Duncan. False
In Act IV, a doctor spies on Lady Macbeth while she is praying. False
Macduff was “from his mother’s womb untimely ripped” and therefore can and does kill Macbeth, fulfilling the witches prophesy. True
Macbeth, by the time Malcolm attacks, knows he cannot count on support from his followers. True

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