King Lear Quiz | One Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act 4, Scene 4.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who protests punishing Kent without the King's consent?
(a) Oswald.
(b) Edmund.
(c) Goneril.
(d) Gloucester.

2. Lear refuses to leave the storm and go to safety without whom?
(a) The Fool.
(b) Edgar.
(c) Cordelia.
(d) Kent.

3. Who calls the hovel haunted?
(a) The Fool.
(b) Kent.
(c) Edgar.
(d) The King.

4. Lear says the anguish of the storm distracts him from what?
(a) The heartbreak of losing Cordelia.
(b) The hearbreak of making bad choices.
(c) The heartbreak of his daughters' treachery.
(d) The heartbreak of losing his kingdom.

5. Cordelia enters Act 4, Scene 4 with what instruments sounding?
(a) Nothing.
(b) Horns.
(c) Trumpets.
(d) Drums.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who does Kent ask to "turn thy wheel"?

2. What does the doctor prescribe to help cure Lear's madness?

3. Who brings Cordelia the news that the British armies are marching towards them?

4. Instead of calling Edgar mad, Lear gives him what title?

5. Cordelia says that France is not fighting the English with which motivation?

(see the answer key)

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