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April 23, 2007

Shakespearean Quiz

by @ 8:14 am. Filed under History

April 23 is a high holiday for literature majors and English teachers…It is the birthday of the esteemed “Bard”… The one and only William Shakespeare (don’t tell me you’re one of those people that think he isn’t the real author of the plays?…a pox upon thee!) Anyway, in his honor I have provided a Shakespearean quiz…Good Luck.

1. What is Hamlet’s royal title…
Thane of Cawdor, Duke of Sussex or Prince of Denmark?

2. Iago is responsible for the downfall of which character?…
Macbeth, Pericles, Othello

3. What was the name of Shakespeare’s London theater?…
The Globe, The Rialto, The Swan

4. Where was Shakespeare born?…
London, Oxford, Stratford-Upon-Avon

5. Who was the ruler of England during most of Shakespeare’s time as a writer?…
Henry IV, Elizabeth I, Mary Queen of Scots

6. In Romeo and Juliet what is Romeo’s last name?…
Capulet, Montague, Verona

7. What is Macbeth’s wife’s name?…
Mary, Anne, Lady Macbeth

8. Which Shakespearean character said…”Friends, Romans, Countrymen lend me your ears”?…
Julius Caesar, King Lear, Marc Antony

9. Complete the title of this play written by Shakespeare, The Merchant of________?…
Venice, London, Cairo

10. In what play does the character Falstaff first appear?…
Henry IV, Richard III, Midsummer Night’s Dream

For the answers read the comments section of this posting…

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