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"Macbeth" Plot

Questions specifically emphasizing plot events from "The Tragedy of Macbeth". This section is for order of events, main plot development, or any questions relating to the progression of the story.
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In what scene does Macbeth become the Thane of Cawdor?
Act 1 Scene 3
When does the murder of Duncan take place?
Between Act II Scene 1 and Act II Scene 2 -- offstage
In what scene does Lady Macbeth and Macbeth starting to plan Duncan's death?
Act 1 Scene 5
What were the 3 prophecies given to Macbeth?
1.Thane of Glamis
2. Thane of Cawdor
3. To be King
What's the setting?
Scotland, England
When the Weird sisters are on stage what's the weather like?
Storming, Thunder, Lighting
Who kills Duncan and how do they kill him?
Macbeth. They use daggers
What does the ringing of the bell signal in Act 2 Scene 1?
For Macbeth to go and kill the King
What is Macbeth's tragic flaw?
Ambition
Who tells Macbeth that he(Macbeth) is Thane of Cawdor?
Ross
Who kills the bloody grooms?
Macbeth
How does Macbeth feel after he murders Duncan?
Guilty
what are the witches?
Represent evil, the fates
What does Lady Macbeth reveal in her sleepwalking scene?
All of her crimes
How many times is Banquo stabbed?
20 times in the head
Why does Lady Macbeth strike upon the bell?
Its time to kill
Why doesn't Lady Macbeth kill Duncan?
He reminds her of her Father
What time did the porter go to bed?
seconded o clock (3 o clock)
Whom does Duncan name as heir to the throne?
Malcolm
Who gives Macbeth the title Thane of Cawdor?
Duncan
Who does not attend Macbeth's banquet?
Macduff
Who smears the grooms with blood?
Lady Macbeth
How many times does Banquo's ghost appear?
2 times
How many murderers were there?
3
Do the witches have beards
yes
What does the bloody child prophesy?
Someone of woman cannot kill Macbeth
Where is Duncan buried
Colmekill
How does Malcolm describe himself to Macduf
As being more evil than Macbeth no kingly virtues
Who was with Macbeth when he encounters the witches?
Banquo
Who was the first person murdered by Macbeth?
Duncan