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

Which animals do witches hate?

Who lies and says he has no virtues?

What is Macduff's title?

Which thane was working with Norway?

What snack was the witch denied?

Where were the mercenaries from?

Which king does Malcolm go to for help in England?

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

Who is Bellona's bridegroom?

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

What is the ornament of life?

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

What castle is the most fortified?

What is the name of Banquo's son?

The reference to bearbaiting is an example of what?

What word means to stain red?

What is the number of the witch?

Who is the leader of the English army?

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

If the thanes are pearls; who is the crown?

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

What is the name of Duncan's younger son?

How many rebels are there?


What is a funeral bell?

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

Witches were said to control _ ?


What country does Donalbain go to?

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

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

Where is Macbeth's castle?

What country does Malcolm go to?

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

What title is Malcolm given by Duncan?

Which animals are associated with evil? (3)

Select the three correct answers

What country is Sweno the king of?

Where does Hecate tell the witches to meet Macbeth?

What is a Graymalkin?

What was the name of the ship?

For whom was Macbeth written?

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

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

Where are new kings crowned?

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

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


How does Lady Macbeth die?


What is a posset?

Monetary deposit
Bird of ill-omen

Who defined the tragic hero?

What was the name of the traitor Macbeth beheaded?

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

What Scottish territory did the Norwegians conquer?

What is Macbeth's original title?

What is a Paddock?

Where are deceased kings buried?

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

What ghost does Macbeth see in his seat?

Which character provides comic relief following the murder of Duncan?

Macduff's son

Which thane is related to Macduff?

Where was the sailor headed?

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?

What is parricide?

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