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Study Guide: Macbeth: Macbeth Quiz

1. Who kills Macbeth?
Macduff: 85 votes (76.58%)
Banquo: 10 votes (9.01%)
Lady Macbeth: 2 votes (1.8%)
Malcolm: 14 votes (12.61%)
Total Votes: 111
2. How many men reign as king of Scotland throughout the play?
1: 4 votes (4.71%)
2: 21 votes (24.71%)
3: 59 votes (69.41%)
4: 1 votes (1.18%)
Total Votes: 85
3. Whom does Lady Macbeth frame for the murder of Duncan?
Malcolm and Donalbain: 10 votes (12.82%)
Duncan’s drunken chamberlains: 56 votes (71.79%)
The porter: 5 votes (6.41%)
Macbeth: 7 votes (8.97%)
Total Votes: 78
4. Who kills Banquo?
Macduff: 1 votes (1.39%)
Fleance: 1 votes (1.39%)
Macbeth: 17 votes (23.61%)
A group of murderers hired by Macbeth: 53 votes (73.61%)
Total Votes: 72
5. Which of the following best describes Lady Macbeth’s death?
She dies offstage.: 35 votes (48.61%)
She sleepwalks off of the palace wall.: 10 votes (13.89%)
She declares her own guilt and stabs herself with a knife.: 25 votes (34.72%)
Macduff slays her in revenge for his own wife’s murder.: 2 votes (2.78%)
Total Votes: 72
6. Who discovers Duncan’s body?
Lennox: 7 votes (11.29%)
Ross: 10 votes (16.13%)
Macduff: 39 votes (62.9%)
Donalbain: 6 votes (9.68%)
Total Votes: 62
7. Whom does Macbeth see sitting in his chair during the banquet?
himself: 1 votes (1.69%)
Banquos ghost: 49 votes (83.05%)
Duncan’s ghost: 8 votes (13.56%)
Lady Macbeth: 1 votes (1.69%)
Total Votes: 59
8. What vision does Macbeth have before he kills Duncan?
He sees a floating head urging him to spill blood.: 2 votes (3.39%)
He sees a bloody axe lodged in Duncan’s brow.: 2 votes (3.39%)
He sees a pale maiden weeping in the moonlight.: 1 votes (1.69%)
He sees a floating dagger pointing him to Duncan’s chamber.: 54 votes (91.53%)
Total Votes: 59
9. With whom are the Scots at war at the beginning of the play?
Norway: 51 votes (69.86%)
Denmark: 15 votes (20.55%)
Poland: 5 votes (6.85%)
Finland: 2 votes (2.74%)
Total Votes: 73

For a full Macbeth Quiz visit SparkNotes.

This Quiz is taken from SparkNotes Editors. (2002). SparkNote on Macbeth. Retrieved July 8, 2017, from http://www.sparknotes.com/shakespeare/macbeth/

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