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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Where is Macbeth's castle?

What is a Graymalkin?

Who is the leader of the English army?

What is the name of Duncan's younger son?

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

What is Macduff's title?

Where does Hecate tell the witches to meet Macbeth?

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

What title is Malcolm given by Duncan?

Which animals are associated with evil? (3)

Select the three correct answers

How does Lady Macbeth die?


What is a funeral bell?

What is the name of Banquo's son?

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

The reference to bearbaiting is an example of what?

Where was the sailor headed?

Which king does Malcolm go to for help in England?

What word means to stain red?

What is a Paddock?

What is a posset?

Monetary deposit
Bird of ill-omen

What country does Malcolm go to?

For whom was Macbeth written?

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

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

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?

Who defined the tragic hero?

What country does Donalbain go to?

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

If the thanes are pearls; who is the crown?

How many rebels are there?


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

What was the name of the traitor Macbeth beheaded?

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

Which animals do witches hate?

Which thane is related to Macduff?

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

What snack was the witch denied?

Where are new kings crowned?

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


What was the name of the ship?

Which character provides comic relief following the murder of Duncan?

Macduff's son

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

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?

Who is Bellona's bridegroom?

What ghost does Macbeth see in his seat?

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 are deceased kings buried?

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

What country is Sweno the king of?

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

Where were the mercenaries from?

What is Macbeth's original title?

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

Which thane was working with Norway?

Witches were said to control _ ?


What castle is the most fortified?

What is the ornament of life?

What Scottish territory did the Norwegians conquer?

Who lies and says he has no virtues?

What is the number of the witch?