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All about Shakespeare.

How much do you know about Shakespeare the man? 10 Questions.

 
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When was Shakespeare born?

  • 1554
  • 1560
  • 1564
  • 1570

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How old was Shakespeare when he married Anne Hathaway?

  • 23
  • 21
  • 19
  • 17

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How many children did William and Anne have?

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4

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How old was Shakespeare when he died?

  • 46
  • 52
  • 56
  • 62

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What did Shakespeare leave his wife in his will?

  • All he owned.
  • The rights to his plays.
  • A bed.
  • Nothing

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How many plays did Shakespeare write?

  • 32
  • 37
  • 41
  • 44

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The Globe Theatre, London, is often associated with Shakespeare. When was it opened?

  • 1569
  • 1579
  • 1589
  • 1599

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The original Globe burned down in1613. What caused the fire?

  • Careless pipe smokers.
  • Unattended cooking fires.
  • Canon shots during a play.
  • A rival playwright.

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Shakespeare's longest play is Hamlet. What is his shortest?

  • Comedy of Errors
  • Troilus and Cressida
  • As You Like It
  • Coriolanus

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During his lifetime Shakespeare's plays were performed in front of 2 monarchs. Who were they?

  • Edward VI and Elizabeth I
  • James I and Charles I
  • Elizabeth I and James I
  • Henry VIII and Edward VII

 

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