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Macbeth - plot - Test

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The first characters to appear in the play are

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Duncan rewards Macbeth for his exploits in the battle by giving him the title of

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When Macbeth says 'Glamis and Thane of Cawdor! The greatest is behind' he means

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Duncan gives his son Malcolm the title of

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When Macbeth tells his wife that "Duncan comes here tonight" he means

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The words 'This castle hath a pleasant seat' are spoken by

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When he has reached his decision to kill Duncan, Macbeth says 'false face must hide what the false heart doth know'. These words mean

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When Banquo mentions the witches to Macbeth at the start of Act Two, Macbeth replies 'I think not of them'. This shows

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After the murder of Duncan, Macbeth says: 'Will all great Neptune's ocean was the blood/Clean from my hand?' Which of the following statements is NOT true?

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The discovery that Duncan has been murdered is made by

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The people initially suspected of killing Duncan are

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After the murder, Macbeth feels the main threat to his position is

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When Macbeth hires murdered to kill Banquo and Fleance, which of the following happens?

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In the banquet scene, Macbeth is upset because

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Macbeth's words to the witches 'How now, you secret, black and midnight hags!' show

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After his second meeting with the witches, Macbeth decides to

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In the scene in England where Macduff and Malcolm are discussing the state of Scotland, Macduff says 'hope ends here' because

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The sleepwalking scene in Act Five shows that

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As they approach Macbeth's castle, Malcolm tells his troops to cut down branches because

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At the end of the play Macbeth is defeated in single-handed combat by