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Macbeth Final Test

Duncan's youngest son: flees to Ireland Donalbain
"[Life] is a tale / Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury / Signifying nothing" Macbeth
jokes that he is Hell's gatekeeper Porter
goddess of witchcraft Hecate
narrowly escapes being murdered Fleance
far too trusting of others Duncan
accuses her husband of being a traitor Lady Macduff
Duncan's named heir Malcolm
will never be king, but will be the father of kings Banquo
becomes highly suspicious of Macbeth by Act III Lennox
hover through the "fog and filthy air" the three witches
informs Macduff that his family was murdered Ross
"Out, damned spot! out, I say! - One, two. Why, then, 'tis time to do 't. Hell is murky!" Lady Macbeth
Macbeth's servant, and the one he calls upon in his time of need Seyton
"Tyrant, show they face! / If thou be'st slain and with no stroke of mine, / My wife and children's ghosts will haunt me still." Macduff
What does "False face must hide what the false heart doth know" mean? You must hide your true feelings.
Who does Lady Macbeth plan to blame for Duncan's murder? Duncan's guards
Why did the witches harm the fat lady's husband? She would not share her chestnuts.
Who is at war at the beginning of the play? Scotland and Norway
Which character provides comic relief in the play? the Porter
Who joins Malcolm and Macduff to overthrow Macbeth at the end of the play? Siward
Where is Duncan killed? Inverness, Macbeth's castle
Who discovers Duncan's body? Macduff
What does Lady Macduff call her husband? a traitor
Who becomes the King of Scotland at the end of the play? Malcolm
Who was "from his mother's womb, untimely ripped?" Macduff
What four apparitions does Macbeth see? a head with a helmet, a bloody child , a crowned child with a tree in his hand, a line of men with mirrors
Who are the three principal characters who join together to overthrow Macbeth? Malcolm, Siward, Macduff
What prophecy is given to Banquo? He will be the father of kings.
"A little water clears us of this deed. / How easy it is then! Lady Macbeth
"I grant him bloody, / Luxurious, avaricious, false, deceitful, / Sudden, malicious, smacking of every sin / That has a name." Malcolm
"Fathered he is, and yet he's fatherless." Lady Macduff
"He did command me to call timely on him; / I have almost slipped the hour." Macduff
"Damned fact! How it did grieve Macbeth!" Lennox
"The devil himself could not pronounce a title / More hateful to mine ear." Young Siward
"O come in, equivocator. Knock, knock, knock." Porter
"For brave Macbeth--well he deserves that name-- / Disdaining Fortune, with his brandished steel, / Which smoked with bloody execution, Like valor's minion carved out his bloody passage / Till he faced the slave" Captain
"My noble partner / You greet with present grace and great prediction / Of noble having and of royal hope, / That he seems rapt withal. To me you speak not." Banquo
"Nay, how will you do for a husband?" Young Macduff (Macduff's son)
"Fair is foul and foul is fair." witches
"Come, you spirits / That tend on mortal thoughts, unsex me here, / And fill me from the crown to the topful / Of direst cruelty." Lady Macbeth
"Thou has it now: King, Cawdor, Glamis, all / As the weird women promised, and I fear / Thou play'dst most foully for 't." Banquo
"Foul whisp'rings are abroad. Unnatural deeds / Do breed unnatural troubles. Infected minds / To their deaf pillows will discharge their secrets." Doctor
"She has spoke what she should not, I am sure of that. Heaven knows what she has known." Attendant/Gentlewoman
"The Queen, my lord, is dead." Seyton
"beware Macduff" the armed head
"none of woman born shall harm Macbeth" the bloody child
the crowned child Macbeth cannot be harmed "until Great Birnam wood to high Dunsinane hill / Shall come against him"
Lennox notifies Macbeth that Macduff is gone to England
wants to know if Banquo's descendants will become kings Macbeth
entire family and household is slaughtered Macduff
delivers the news of his slain family to Macduff Ross
"a 'prattler' beyond his years" Macduff's son
tests Macduff to see where his allegiance lies Malcolm
"All my pretty ones" Did you say all? O Hell-kite -- All?" Macduff
wants the doctor to give Lady Macbeth some medicine to "cure" her ills Macbeth
has heard Lady Macbeth confess to the murders Lady Macbeth's attendant
Created by: fmhobson



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