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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Marlowe died because
  2. Christopher Marlowe's job while in college at Oxford
  3. Subject of many ofChristopher Marlowe's plays
  4. Shakespeare's date of birth and death
  5. Orbecche
  1. a He spied on English Catholics for the Queen
  2. b April 23
  3. c Plots about characters that rebel against God or violate the official moral order; questions the harsh consequences of these acts
  4. d a play written by Giraldi Cinthio; revenge tragedy
  5. e of dagger thrust; ostensibly because of rent dispute, but scholars say Privy Council ordered b/c of charges of atheism, sedition, and homosexuality

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Sonnet 26; the more pain, the more pleasure; the more pleasure, the more pain
  2. Accession of Elizabeth I
  3. Shakespeare's home
  4. Tamburlaine - about hero striving for absolute dominance
  5. The Globe

5 True/False questions

  1. The Renaissancegreat period of revival of classical-based (Greek/Roman) art and learning in Europe


  2. Theater common in Shakespeare's dayThe thrust (3/4) stage


  3. etymology of Renaissancerebirth


  4. Shakespeare's wifeAnn Hathaway


  5. De WittDutch tourist who sketched The Swan playhouse