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 Bellona's bridegroom?

Where is Macbeth's castle?

What ghost does Macbeth see in his seat?

Witches were said to control _ ?


Where are deceased kings buried?

How does Lady Macbeth die?


Which animals are associated with evil? (3)

Select the three correct answers

What is the number of the witch?

What word means to stain red?

What country does Donalbain go to?

What is the name of Banquo's son?

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

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

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

What is Macbeth's original title?

What snack was the witch denied?

What is the name of Duncan's younger son?

What Scottish territory did the Norwegians conquer?

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

Which thane is related to Macduff?

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

The reference to bearbaiting is an example of what?

What is a funeral bell?

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

Which animals do witches hate?

What is parricide?

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

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

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 a posset?

Monetary deposit
Bird of ill-omen

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

What country does Malcolm go to?

What country is Sweno the king of?

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


What is Macduff's title?

Which character provides comic relief following the murder of Duncan?

Macduff's son

Where was the sailor headed?

Which king does Malcolm go to for help in England?

What is a Paddock?

For whom was Macbeth written?

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

Which thane was working with Norway?

Where are new kings crowned?

What is the ornament of life?

Who defined the tragic hero?

Who lies and says he has no virtues?

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

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

How many rebels are there?


Where does Hecate tell the witches to meet Macbeth?

What title is Malcolm given by Duncan?

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

What castle is the most fortified?

If the thanes are pearls; who is the crown?

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

What was the name of the ship?

What is a Graymalkin?

Where were the mercenaries from?

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?

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

Who is the leader of the English army?