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 is a funeral bell?

What is Macduff's title?

What country is Sweno the king of?

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

Which thane is related to Macduff?

Where are deceased kings buried?

What country does Donalbain go to?

Who lies and says he has no virtues?

What castle is the most fortified?

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

What snack was the witch denied?

Which thane was working with Norway?

What is a Paddock?

Who is the leader of the English army?

Which king does Malcolm go to for help in England?

Which animals do witches hate?

How many rebels are there?


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

Which animals are associated with evil? (3)

Select the three correct answers

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

What is the number of the witch?

How does Lady Macbeth die?


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

For whom was Macbeth written?

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

What is a Graymalkin?

What is Macbeth's original title?

Witches were said to control _ ?


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

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

What is parricide?

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

Which character provides comic relief following the murder of Duncan?

Macduff's son

What was the name of the ship?

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 word means to stain red?

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

Who is Bellona's bridegroom?

What was the name of the traitor Macbeth beheaded?

Where does Hecate tell the witches to meet Macbeth?

What title is Malcolm given by Duncan?

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

Who defined the tragic hero?

What is the name of Banquo's son?

Where are new kings crowned?

If the thanes are pearls; who is the crown?

What is a posset?

Monetary deposit
Bird of ill-omen

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

What is the ornament of life?

What ghost does Macbeth see in his seat?

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

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

What is the name of Duncan's younger 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

The reference to bearbaiting is an example of what?

Where is Macbeth's castle?

Where was the sailor headed?

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

What Scottish territory did the Norwegians conquer?

What country does Malcolm go to?

Where were the mercenaries from?

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