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How Well Do You Know Macbeth?

We've taken an illustration from Graphic Shakespeare Macbeth, published by Can of Worms, Enterprises. Can you decide which quote the illustration is depicting?

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  1. Act V, Scene I

    “I bear a charmed life.”
    “All the perfumes of Arabia will not sweeten this little hand.”
    “Will all great Neptune’s ocean wash this blood clean from my hand? No, this my hand will rather the multitudinous seas incarnadine, making the green one red.”
    “What’s done is done.”
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    “All the perfumes of Arabia will not sweeten this little hand.”

    Act V, Scene I

    “All the perfumes of Arabia will not sweeten this little hand.”
  2. Act I, Scene VII

    “I dare do all that may become a man; Who dares do more is none.”
    “Where we are, there’s daggers in men’s smiles. The near in blood, the nearer bloody.”
    “I have no spur to prick the sides of my intent, but only vaulting ambition which o’er-leaps itself and falls on the other.”
    “Out, damned spot! Out, I say!”
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    “I dare do all that may become a man; Who dares do more is none.”

    Act I, Scene VII

    “I dare do all that may become a man; Who dares do more is none.”
  3. Act IV, Scene I

    “Is this a dagger which I see before me, The handle toward my hand?”
    “Nothing in his life became him like the leaving it. He died as one that had been studied in his death to throw away the dearest thing he owed as ‘twere a careless trifle.”
    “Look like the innocent flower, but be the serpent under’t.”
    “By the pricking of my thumbs, Something wicked this way comes.”
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    “By the pricking of my thumbs, Something wicked this way comes.”

    Act IV, Scene I

    “By the pricking of my thumbs, Something wicked this way comes.”
  4. Act IV, Scene I

    “Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.”
    “Yet do I fear thy nature; It is too full o’ the milk of human kindness.”
    “Screw your courage to the sticking place.”
    “When shall we three meet again? In thunder, lightning, or in rain? When the hurly-burly’s done, When the battle’s lost and won.”
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    “Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.”

    Act IV, Scene I

    “Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.”
  5. Act V, Scene VIII

    “Out, out, brief candle! Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more. It is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.”
    “If chance will have me king, why, chance may crown me.”
    “I dare do all that may become a man; Who dares do more is none.”
    "I bear a charmed life."
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "I bear a charmed life."

    Act V, Scene VIII

    "I bear a charmed life."
  6. Act I, Scene VII

    “Is this a dagger which I see before me, The handle toward my hand?”
    “All the perfumes of Arabia will not sweeten this little hand.”
    “What’s done is done.”
    “I have no spur to prick the sides of my intent, but only vaulting ambition which o’er-leaps itself and falls on the other.”
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    “I have no spur to prick the sides of my intent, but only vaulting ambition which o’er-leaps itself and falls on the other.”

    Act I, Scene VII

    “I have no spur to prick the sides of my intent, but only vaulting ambition which o’er-leaps itself and falls on the other.”
  7. Act II, Scene I

    “Is this a dagger which I see before me, The handle toward my hand?”
    “Out, out, brief candle! Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more. It is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.”
    “If chance will have me king, why, chance may crown me.”
    “Where we are, there’s daggers in men’s smiles. The near in blood, the nearer bloody.”
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    “Is this a dagger which I see before me, The handle toward my hand?”

    Act II, Scene I

    “Is this a dagger which I see before me, The handle toward my hand?”
  8. Act I, Scene V

    “Nothing in his life became him like the leaving it. He died as one that had been studied in his death to throw away the dearest thing he owed as ‘twere a careless trifle.”
    “By the pricking of my thumbs, Something wicked this way comes.”
    “Screw your courage to the sticking place.”
    “Look like the innocent flower, but be the serpent under’t.”
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    “Look like the innocent flower, but be the serpent under’t.”

    Act I, Scene V

    “Look like the innocent flower, but be the serpent under’t.”
  9. Act II, Scene III

    “Yet do I fear thy nature; It is too full o’ the milk of human kindness.”
    “Where we are, there’s daggers in men’s smiles. The near in blood, the nearer bloody.”
    “When shall we three meet again? In thunder, lightning, or in rain? When the hurly-burly’s done, When the battle’s lost and won.”
    “Will all great Neptune’s ocean wash this blood clean from my hand? No, this my hand will rather the multitudinous seas incarnadine, making the green one red.”
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    “Where we are, there’s daggers in men’s smiles. The near in blood, the nearer bloody.”

    Act II, Scene III

    “Where we are, there’s daggers in men’s smiles. The near in blood, the nearer bloody.”
  10. Act I, Scene V

    “Out, damned spot! Out, I say!”
    “I dare do all that may become a man; Who dares do more is none.”
    “Yet do I fear thy nature; It is too full o’ the milk of human kindness.”
    “Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.”
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    “Yet do I fear thy nature; It is too full o’ the milk of human kindness.”

    Act I, Scene V

    “Yet do I fear thy nature; It is too full o’ the milk of human kindness.”
  11. Act II, Scene II

    “Out, out, brief candle! Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more. It is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.”
    “I dare do all that may become a man; Who dares do more is none.”
    “Will all great Neptune’s ocean wash this blood clean from my hand? No, this my hand will rather the multitudinous seas incarnadine, making the green one red.”
    “Where we are, there’s daggers in men’s smiles. The near in blood, the nearer bloody.”
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    “Will all great Neptune’s ocean wash this blood clean from my hand? No, this my hand will rather the multitudinous seas incarnadine, making the green one red.”

    Act II, Scene II

    “Will all great Neptune’s ocean wash this blood clean from my hand? No, this my hand will rather the multitudinous seas incarnadine, making the green one red.”
  12. Act I, Scene IV

    "Yet do I fear thy nature; It is too full o' the milk of human kindness."
    "Out, damned spot! Out, I say!"
    "When shall we three meet again? In thunder, lightning, or in rain? When the hurly-burly's done, When the battle's lost and won."
    "Nothing in his life became him like the leaving it. He died as one that had been studied in his death to throw away the dearest thing he owed as 'twere a careless trifle."
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "Nothing in his life became him like the leaving it. He died as one that had been studied in his death to throw away the dearest thing he owed as 'twere a careless trifle."

    Act I, Scene IV

    "Nothing in his life became him like the leaving it. He died as one that had been studied in his death to throw away the dearest thing he owed as 'twere a careless trifle."
  13. Act V, Scene I

    "Out, damned spot! Out, I say!"
    "What's done is done."
    "I have no spur to prick the sides of my intent, but only vaulting ambition which o'er-leaps itself and falls on the other."
    "If chance will have me king, why, chance may crown me."
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "Out, damned spot! Out, I say!"

    Act V, Scene I

    "Out, damned spot! Out, I say!"
  14. Act I, Scene VII

    "Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and cauldron bubble."
    "Look like the innocent flower, but be the serpent under't."
    "Screw your courage to the sticking place."
    "I bear a charmed life."
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "Screw your courage to the sticking place."

    Act I, Scene VII

    "Screw your courage to the sticking place."
  15. Act I, Scene I

    "Is this a dagger which I see before me, The handle toward my hand?"
    "When shall we three meet again? In thunder, lightning, or in rain? When the hurly-burly's done, When the battle's lost and won."
    "By the pricking of my thumbs, Something wicked this way comes."
    "All the perfumes of Arabia will not sweeten this little hand."
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "When shall we three meet again? In thunder, lightning, or in rain? When the hurly-burly's done, When the battle's lost and won."

    Act I, Scene I

    "When shall we three meet again? In thunder, lightning, or in rain? When the hurly-burly's done, When the battle's lost and won."

How Well Do You Know Macbeth?

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It looks like you might need to study a bit before you try to take any tests on Macbeth! Images from Macbeth illustrated by Von. This is part of the graphic Shakespeare series published by Can of Worms, Enterprises.

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You did pretty well on identifying these quotes, but you might want to reread a bit! Images from Macbeth illustrated by Von. This is part of the graphic Shakespeare series published by Can of Worms, Enterprises.

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You really know your Shakespeare! If you're preparing for a test on Macbeth, you're all set! Images from Macbeth illustrated by Von. This is part of the graphic Shakespeare series published by Can of Worms, Enterprises.

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