Posts Categorized: Quiz

Quiz: In Praise of Shakespeare

The Folger Shakespeare Library building is filled (inside and outside) with inscriptions of quotations by famous writers praising Shakespeare. See if you can successfully fill in the blanks for these quotes



Quiz: Shakespeare trivia

What is Shakespeare’s shortest play? Which female character has the most lines? Test your Shakespeare knowledge with this trivia quiz.


Quiz: Shakespeare’s Mothers

There are more moms in Shakespeare’s plays than you might think. Take our quiz and see how well you know the mothers of Shakespeare.



Quiz: Which copy of “Midsummer” are you?

The Folger’s collection includes a lot of editions of Shakespeare’s plays; some copies of these editions have their own, unique stories. Which of these special copies of Shakespeare’s classic A Midsummer Night’s Dream matches your personality? Take our quiz to find out.


Quiz: How well do you know Shakespeare’s genres?

The Folger, along with many Shakespeare scholars, recognizes five categories of Shakespeare’s work: comedies, histories, tragedies, romances, and poems. Take the quiz to see if you can match the right works with the right genres!



Quiz: The songs in Shakespeare’s plays

Shakespeare’s plays are filled with music. Using some context clues, match these songs to the plays in which they appear.