The Ultimate
Hamlet
Book Quiz

Question 1 of 13

Who does the ghost of Hamlet's father say killed him?

  • Claudius
  • Ophelia
  • Fortinbras
  • Hamlet

Question 2 of 13

Who does Claudius marry?

  • Queen Gertrude
  • Ophelia
  • A french maiden
  • A Norwegian princess

Question 3 of 13

Who is Polonius's child?

  • Ophelia
  • Gertrude
  • Hamlet
  • Claudius

Question 4 of 13

How does Queen Gertrude die?

  • Drinks poison
  • Is stabbed
  • Jumps off a bridge
  • Is trodden down by wild horses

Question 5 of 13

Where is Polonius hiding when he is stabbed?

  • Behind a tapestry
  • In a barrel
  • In a watchtower
  • Behind the throne

Question 6 of 13

Where does Claudius order Hamlet to be sent away to?

  • England
  • Norway
  • France
  • Istanbul

Question 7 of 13

What is the name of the Norwegian prince?

  • Fortinbras
  • Yorick
  • Rosencrantz
  • Polonius

Question 8 of 13

Who does Claudius and Gertrude believe has gone mad?

  • Hamlet
  • Claudius
  • Polonius
  • Osric

Question 9 of 13

How did Claudius kill the King?

  • Poured poison in his ear
  • Stabbed him
  • Had him beheaded
  • Buried him alive

Question 10 of 13

What type of weapon do Hamlet and Laertes use in their duel?

  • Swords
  • Bows and Arrows
  • Pistols
  • Axes

Question 11 of 13

Where does Hamlet live?

  • Denmark
  • France
  • England
  • Italy

Question 12 of 13

Who does Claudius secretly order to kill Hamlet?

  • Rosencrantz and Guildenstern
  • Horatio
  • Ophelia
  • Polonius

Question 13 of 13

How does Ophelia die?

  • She drowns
  • She jumps off the highest tower
  • She falls into a deep hole
  • She is eaten by wolves

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