Macbeth study guide

Macduff Person that killed Macbeth
Hecate The boss of the witches, also known as the devil
Fleance Banquo’s son
Thane of glaims Macbeth’s only title before the thane of Cawdor
Suicide How Lady Macbeth dies
Blood Lady Macbeth washes invisible_________ from her hands
Verse lambic pentameter is often called Blank________
Donalbain Duncan’s younger son
Scotland Country ruled by Duncan
Guilty Macbeth feels ________ after killing Duncan
Birnam wood The woods that must come to Macbeth before he can be killed
Act three Act containing the climax of Macbeth
Banquo Person with Macbeth when the witches first speak to him
Witches First three character to appear in Macbeth
Right Monarchs ruled by Divine _________ in the Elizabethan era
Greed The powering emotion that drives Macbeth to commit murder
Five Number of acts in Shakespeare’s tragedies
Father Duncan looks to much like lady Macbeth’s _________ for her to kill him
Born Macbeth cannot be killed by any man _________ of woman
England Malcolm flees to here after Duncan’s murder
Beheaded Macbeth is __________ by Macduff
Lords Symbol for peers, status of Macduff
Prince Position of power between king and thane
Deathbell Signal for Macbeth to go to Duncan’s room to commit murder
Hurly Burly “When all the _________ ________’s done, when the battle’s lost and won” – witches
Assassinates Macbeth ___________ Duncan
Ghost Macbeth sees Banquo’s __________ at his party
Guards People Macbeth killed because he “couldn’t hold back his emotion”
Confuse The witches are told by the Devil to __________ Macbeth
Dunsinane Name of Macbeth’s Castle
Cawdor Macbeth becomes thane of ______ after being thane of Glames
Glamis Macbeth’s original title
Macdonwald A traitor to Scotland
Banquo’s ghost Attend the banquet
Birnam A forest
Macduff A man not born of woman
Ross Tell Macduff his family had been killed
Malcolm Prince of Cumberland, Duncan’s oldest son
England Safe place for Malcolm
The dagger Appears before Duncan’s murder
A bloodstain Seen by Lady Macbeth in the last act
Norway At war with Scotland at beginning of play
What is the weather like at the beginning of the play? Lightning and thunder
Where is the play set? Scotland
What did Macbeth do to Macdonwald? Ripped him in half with his sword
Who is the main enemy of Scotland at the time of this play? Norway
Where does Donalbain go after Duncan’s death? Ireland
What is the first apparition to appear to Macbeth’s when he meets with the witches? A bloody child
What is the third apparition to appear to Macbeth when he meets with the witches? A child holding a branch
What has been happening to Lady Macbeth since Banquo’s death? She has been sleepwalking
What bird represents ill will? Raven
What does the dagger represent? Backstabbing
What character represent fate? Witches
What tells Macbeth of his future demise? Apparitions
What is the message from An armed head ? Beware Macduff thane fife
What is the message from A bloody child ? None of woman born shall harm Macbeth
What is the message from A child with a crown holding a tree? Macbeth shall be defeat until Birnam wood move to Dunshine Hill
After Duncan was killed who should have become king ? Malcolm
Who thinks her husband is a traitor and a coward? Macduff’s wife
Who is the English general that helps Malcolm defeat Macbeth? Siward
Who is the only character that would bring a smile during the play? Macduff’s Son
Along with the witches, who talks Macbeth into killing Duncan, sleepwalks, and suffers from guilt? Lady Macbeth
Who discovers the king dead? Macduff
The play ends with Scotland’s new and lawful king? Malcolm
“Fair is foul, and foul is fair: Hover through the fog and filthy air.”Who speaks this quote? the witches
“My hands are of your color, but I shame to wear a heart so white” Lady Macbeth
“Had he not resembled my father as he slept, I had done it” Lady Macbeth
“I am afraid to think what i have done” Macbeth
“Knock, Knock, Knock” Porter
“Awake, awake! ring the alarum bell!” Macduff
“Yet I do repent me of my fury/ that i did kill them [the guards]” Macbeth
“Wake Duncan with thy knocking, I would thou couldst” Macbeth
“But this place is too cold for Hell” Porter
“Give me the daggers, they must lie there” Lady Macbeth
“I had most need of blessing and ‘Amen’ stuck in my throat Macbeth
Who does Banquo have most allegiance to (from Scene i) The king
Which of these Gods is mentioned in Scene ii? Neptune
Who announced the death of Duncan? Macduff
Which two characters flee the country in fear of their lives? Malcolm and Donalbain
Who dreams about the witches? Banquo
What relation is Fleance to Banquo? Son
What appears on the dagger Macbeth hallucinates? Blood
Banquo kills the guards out of jealousy False
Lady Macbeth would have killed Duncan if Macbeth hadn’t False
Macbeth uses the dagger he sees in the hallway to kill Duncan False
The guards were drugged during the murder of King Duncan true
Macbeth regrets having murdered King Duncan True
Lennox is highly suspicious of Macbeth and wonders how he became king. False
It is emotionally easy to kill Duncan False
Banquo still thinks about the witches and thier prophesies True
Ross is Banquo’s son False
Macbeth sleeps soundly after the murder. His conscience clear False
Macduff is the person who discovers king Duncan’s body true
The play Macbeth is considered mainly a history play false
Donalbain escapes to Ireland true
Malcolm escapes to France False
The last scene in Act II (the old man) serves no purpose in advancing the plot of the story It simply fills in information true
Macduff accuses Macbeth of murdering Duncan as soon as he finds Duncan’s body false
Lady Macbeth has second thoughts about murdering Duncan false
The porter is included in the play to continue the tension created by the murder false
All of the weather elements mirror the horrible events of the night at the castle true
Macbeth takes the bloody daggers back to smear the guards with blood false
Nearly everyone believes that Malcolm and Donalbain killed king dun can true
It is Malcolm, the king’s son who first discovered the king’s body false
Macbeth nearly gives away his guilt when he admits to having killed the guards true
what, can the devil speak true? Banquo
We’ll proceed no further in this business I have bought golden opinions of late Macbeth
Hail to thee that shalt be king hereafter witches
I would. ‘while it, was smiling in my face have plucked my nipple from his boneless gums and dashed the brains out lady Macbeth
Leave all the rest to me Lady Macbeth
If it were’ done. when tis’ done. then t’were well it were done quickly’ Macbeth
A drum, a drum, Macbeth Doth come! Witches
Doubtful it stood. as two spent swimmers that do cling together and choke their art bloody sergeant
Let a false face hide what a false heart doth know Macbeth
Oftentimes to win us to our harm the instruments of darkness tell us truths Banquo
Duncan say nobility will shine like ? the star
Lady Macbeth is excited about her husband’s prophecy and asks for help from whom Macbeth
He is fearful of the witches and their prophecy ? Macbeth
The Macbeths plan to kill Duncan while he a sleep
How many witches are in Act I? three
what prophecy is given to Banquo? He will be the father of the king
King Duncan good and gracious king
Which nation’s army invades Scotland at the end of the play? England
Macbeth is not afraid of Young Siward because the boy was born from a woman
____________ was not born from a woman and able to kill Macbeth Macduff
Macbeth’s reaction to his wife ‘s death shows that he thinks life is meaningless path to death
Macbeth realize that the witches apparition told him the truth
who kill Lady Macbeth Lady Macbeth
Where is Duncan kill In his bedchamber at forres
Who kill Donalnain No one
How does birnam wood come to Dunsinane Malcolm’s army hides behind cut-off tree branches
Who tells Macduff that his family has been killed Ross
Who flees Scotland to join Malcolm in England Macduff
How many reign as king of Scotland throughout the play three

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