Friday, April 3, 2020

Small quiz on Shakespeare

A SMALL QUIZ ON SHAKESPEARE 1. Which Harry is our Shakespeare talking about here?
"...A little touch of Harry in the night."

 King Henry VI Part II
 King Henry V
 King Henry IV Part I
 King Henry VIII
2. Someone's in trouble here; In which play do we find out who's speaking?
"....Art thou not, fatal vision, sensible to feeling, as to sight?..."

 Othello, The Moor of Venice
 King Lear
 Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

3. Which complicated plot are these words from?
"....My father had a daughter loved a man, as it might be, perhaps, were I a woman, I should your lordship."

 The Tempest
 Twelfth Night
 As You Like It
 King Lear

4. Sounds like a shady character. Which play includes these words?
"Was ever woman in this humour woo'd? Was ever woman in this humour won? I'll have her, but not for long. What! I, that kill'd her husband and his father...."

 Henry VIII
 King John
 Troilus and Cressida
 Richard III

5. These beautiful lines are from which play?
"There is a willow grows aslant a brook, that shows his hoar leaves in the glassy stream..."

 Titus Andronicus
 A Midsummer Night's Dream`
 Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
 All's Well That Ends Well

6. Desperation! In which play are the 'men of stones found?'
"Howl, howl, howl, howl! O, you are men of stones...."

 Othello, The Moor of Venice
 King Lear
 The Tempest
 Titus Andronicus

7. Another famous speech; in which play do we hear it?
"The quality of mercy is not strained; it droppeth, like the gentle rain of Heaven upon the place beneath...."

 Julius Caesar
 Antony and Cleopatra
 The Merchant of Venice
 The Taming of the Shrew
8. The speaker truly loved his country. Which play is this from?
"...This blessed plot, this earth, this realm, this England.."

 Henry V
 As You Like It
 Richard II

9. Hurt? Mild word for a mortal wound. In which play do we hear this cry?
"....Why the devil came you between us? I was hurt under your arm."

 Julius Caesar
 Romeo and Juliet
 Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

10. And to conclude, we shall applaud which play?
"...So, good night unto you all.
Give me your hands, if we be friends,
and Robin shall restore amends."

 The Winter's Tale
 The Comedy of Errors
 A Midsummer Night's Dream
 All's Well That Ends Well

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