"Hamlet" by William Shakespeare.

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English Quiz on "Hamlet" by William Shakespeare., created by CuteMarshmallow on 13/03/2014.
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Question 1

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Hamlet is overjoyed at the celebrations of a new king, so soon after his father's death.
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 2

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How does Hamlet further express his inner depression?
Answer
  • The hasty remarriage of his mother and Claudius.
  • Settling into a role as king else where.
  • Showing concern of Horatio's mental state.

Question 3

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The ghost of Hamlet's father, exlpains the real reasons behind his death but Hamlet is doubtful of how true the news is.
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 4

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Who murdered King Hamlet?
Answer
  • Gertrude
  • Claudius
  • Ophelia
  • Polonius

Question 5

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Horatio does not help Hamlet to find out if Claudius is guilty.
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 6

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What does Hamlet instruct the players about at the end of Act 2?
Answer
  • That he will add scenes irrelivant to what he is trying to find out.
  • He will let them do what they wish.
  • He will add original lines to their play: the murder of Gonzago.

Question 7

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Hamlet killed Claudius when he was praying.
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 8

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Who does Hamlet accidentally kill whist speaking with his mother?
Answer
  • Claudius
  • Horatio
  • Ophelia
  • Polonius

Question 9

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Claudius runs away to England to hide from his actions.
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 10

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Who does Hamlet meet on the way to England?
Answer
  • Fortinbras
  • First Ambassador
  • Ophelia
  • Laertes

Question 11

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Fortinbras, inspires Hamlet to cast aside any regrets for wanting revenge and to take action. He vows not to give up the chance to kill Claudius again.
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 12

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When did Hamlet realise his feelings for Ophelia?
Answer
  • The very beginning of the play.
  • At her burial.
  • When she hugged him.
  • When she expressed her feelings for him.
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