Macbeth Practice Test

Macbeth Practice Test

Mr. Flaim's Gr. 11 English Class. This is a practice test featuring information from both Macbeth and Mr. Flaim's notes.

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What are the four humors?

Blood, Red Bile, Black Bile, Yellow Bile
Blue Bile, Yellow Bile, Black Bile, White Bile
Blood, Black Bile, Yellow Bile, Phlegm
Blood, Phlegm, Black Bile, White Bile

Where does Hecate tell the witches to meet Macbeth?

What Scottish territory did the Norwegians conquer?

Who is the goddess of witches, sorcerers, and ghosts?

If the thanes are pearls; who is the crown?

What is a funeral bell?

"I have begun to plant thee, and will labour to make thee full of growing." is an example of what motif?

"Brandish'd steel" is an example of what literary device?

For whom was Macbeth written?

Select the one correct answers
Shakespeare's lover.
King James.
The black lady.
Queen Elizabeth I.

Name the person who's son fights in the battle against Macbeth?

An officer of the king's household who goes ahead to prepare for the king's reception and accommodation


What are the three significant questions Macbeth asks Banquo before he has him killed?

Select the three correct answers
Goes Fleance with you?
What good could they pretend?
Ride you this afternoon?
Is't far you ride?
That you can let this go?

Which thane is related to Macduff?

Horses eating each other after Duncan's murder is an example of what dramatic device? (Hint: Not irony)

Which animals do witches hate?

Witches were said to control _ ?


"Make our face's vizards to our hearts, disguising what they are" is an example of what motif?

What is a posset?

Monetary deposit
Bird of ill-omen

Where will the rebels meet before they attack Macbeth's castle?

Who is suspicious of Macbeth's actions following Duncan's murder?

What do you call a soldier that kill themselves? (Historical allusion)

What was the name of the traitor Macbeth beheaded?

What ghost does Macbeth see in his seat?

Who is responsible for putting Macbeth's armour on him?

"Why do you dress me in borrow'd robes?" is an example of what motif?

How does Lady Macbeth die?


How many predictions do the witches make for Macbeth when he visits them for the first time?

What country does Donalbain go to?

How many rebels are there?


What is Macbeth's original title?

What country does Malcolm go to?

Which animals are associated with evil? (3)

Select the three correct answers

Who lies and says he has no virtues?

What castle is the most fortified?

Which king does Malcolm go to for help in England?

What is Macduff's title?

The reference to bearbaiting is an example of what?

Which character provides comic relief following the murder of Duncan?

Macduff's son

What is the number of the witch?

What was the name of the ship?

Who is Bellona's bridegroom?

What snack was the witch denied?

Who defined the tragic hero?

Where is Macbeth's castle?

Where was the sailor headed?

What is parricide?

The murder of one's parrot.
The murder of one's brother.
The murder of one's father.

Where were the mercenaries from?

What word means to stain red?

What is a Paddock?

What is the ornament of life?

Where are new kings crowned?

What is the word for lines of dialogues that create the impression of chaos and/or fast speaking?

What country is Sweno the king of?

What is a Graymalkin?

Where are deceased kings buried?

What is the name of Banquo's son?

What title is Malcolm given by Duncan?

Who is the leader of the English army?

What is the name of Duncan's younger son?

Which thane was working with Norway?