Test questions about Macbeth
Terms in this set (28)
What is the setting of Macbeth?
Scotland in the 11th century
Who was the king of Scotland at the beginning of Macbeth?
Who was the Thane of Fife, Nobleman of Scotland?
Who was the son of Banquo?
What is the theme of the entire play (quote)?
"Fair is foul and foul is fair"
Who is Malcolm the son of?
Who puts the idea of killing Duncan in Macbeth's head?
"A little water clears us of this deed." Who says this?
How many murders did Macbeth send to kill Banquo?
Who shows up at the banquet and how does Macbeth act?
The Ghost of Banquo, Macbeth freaks out. Lady Macbeth covers it up by saying it is the stress of being king
What was the 1st apparition?
An armored head (A war is coming, guard your thoughts)
What was the 2nd apparition?
A bloody child (no one born of a woman can harm Macbeth)
What was the 3rd apparition?
A crowned child with a tree (your children will have land and be king)
What country does Malcolm go to after they find out Duncan has been murdered?
What country did Donalbain flee to?
Who was Macbeth's servant?
Who was the general of the English forces and Earl of Northumberland?
What were the 3 witches known as?
The Weird Sisters
What were the witches 3 predictions?
Macbeth will become Thane of Cawdor, Glamis and King. Banquo's children will be kings
Who are the Nobleman of Scotland
Lenox, Ross, Menteth, Angus, Cathness
Who is Banquo?
General in Duncan's army
Who is the main general of Duncan's army?
Where is Macbeth's castle located?
Who kills Macbeth?
How does Macbeth die?
English and Scottish (revolt) join forces
Who becomes king after Macbeth dies?
Who said, "Is this the dagger in which I seek?"