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Trivia Quiz - Shakespeare Plays First Lines

An easy quiz that asks you to match the following opening lines with the ten plays of Shakespeare to which they belong.

Quiz Number: 5068
Date Submitted: June 02, 2013
Quiz Categories: Literature, Shakespeare
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: grant228
Average Score: 57.7 percent
Times Taken: 56 times
Taken by Registered Users: 7

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Shakespeare Plays First Lines

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1. "Two households, both alike in dignity in fair Verona."
  A.   The Two Gentlemen of Verona
  B.   The Winter's Tale
  C.   Romeo and Juliet
  D.   Coriolanus

2. "Now is the winter of our discontent."
  A.   Richard II
  B.   Richard III
  C.   The Taming of the Shrew
  D.   Henry IV Part 1

3. "Who's there?"
  A.   Hamlet
  B.   The Tempest
  C.   The Comedy of Errors
  D.   Love's Labour Lost

4. "When shall we three meet again? In thunder, lightning or in rain?"
  A.   King Lear
  B.   Much Ado About Nothing
  C.   King John
  D.   Macbeth

5. "Hence, home you idle creatures, get you home."
  A.   Henry V
  B.   Julius Caesar
  C.   Twelfth Night
  D.   The Merchant of Venice

6. "Now, fair Hippolyta, our nuptial hour draws near."
  A.   Much Ado About Nothing
  B.   The Tempest
  C.   A Midsummer Night's Dream
  D.   The Merry Wives of Windsor

7. "Boatswain!"
  A.   The Tempest
  B.   Macbeth
  C.   Hamlet
  D.   Coriolanus

8. "If music be the food of love, play on."
  A.   The Comedy of Errors
  B.   The Merry Wives of Windsor
  C.   Twelfth Night
  D.   Much Ado About Nothing

9. "In delivering my son from me I bury a second husband."
  A.   All's Well That Ends Well
  B.   Macbeth
  C.   Othello
  D.   Julius Caesar

10. "In sooth, I know not why I am so sad."
  A.   Love's Labour Lost
  B.   The Merchant of Venice
  C.   Othello
  D.   As You Like It®   

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