King Richard III Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


Who says, "Cry woe for this hereafter." before they die? (from Act 3, Scene 3)


Why does Buckingham say York cannot claim sanctuary? (from Act 3, Scene 1)


What did the young Duke of York say grow quickly according to Richard? (from Act 2, Scene 4)


Who beheads Hastings before the Mayor could hear his confession? (from Act 3, Scene 5)


What is the imagery used for the change in power after King Edward's death? (from Act 2, Scene 3)

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