Shakespeare Quizzes

To be or not to be, that is just one of many questions on Sporcle's Shakespeare quizzes. Test your knowledge of the Bard by naming the plays of Shakespeare or by guessing Shakespeare Characters by Lines. If you are looking for a William Shakespeare quiz, then Sporcle's trivia is just As You Like It.

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Faux Bard
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Be sure to read the game note on this one!
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From the Sporcle Archives:
In Plain English: Julius Caesar

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Word Ladder: Richard's Winter
Name the 4-letter words in this Richard III-themed ladder.
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Shakespeare, Sondheim, or Star Trek?
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Identify the source of each quotation—Star Trek, Sondheim, or Shakespeare. Should be easy, no?
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Shakespeare Play Isograms
Shakespeare was never one to repeat himself.
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As You Like It: Songs (Lyrics Quiz) Act 2
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Name the lyrics to the songs of As You Like It? (Act 2).
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Shakespeare in Three Panels Part II
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Name the Shakespeare in Three Panels Part II.
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Shakespeare Play Title by Unique Three Letters
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Name the ONLY Shakespeare Play Title that contains each three-letter string.
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Bard Games?
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Click on the title of a board game or card game, to correctly fill in the blank, in a line from a Shakespeare play.
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▒ Word Soladderquy ▒
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To play, or not to play ...
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Phrase/Shakespeare Play/Character Match I
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Match the Phrasen from a Shakespeare Play with the Play and Character? I.
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Shakespeare by Haiku
Iambic pentameter meets haiku meets Sporcle.
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Famous Authors by Their Deaths
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Pick the famous authors by the way, location and year they died.
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'As You Like It' Characters (Clickable)
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Pick the named characters in Shakespeare's 'As You Like It'.
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Henry V: Parts of the Body, French to English Lesson
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Can you pick Alice's response to Katharine's questions about the parts of the body from Henry V? (Follow that Line style)
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Shakespeare in Three Panels
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Name the Shakespeare Plays from these Three Panel Comics.
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In Plain English: King John
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Pick the 'plain English' version of each of these quotes from Shakespeare's King John.
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Shakespeare Pairs
So long as you don't pair up Shakespeare and Marlowe, we're good here.
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Word Ladder: Follow Your Heart
Name the five-letter words in this heart-inspired word ladder.
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Missing Word: Shakespeare Movies
All of these movies are Shakespeare adaptations. Can you guess the missing word in the title?
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Shakespeare Monologue Word Clouds
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Name the Shakespeare character who speaks the monologue represented in each word cloud.
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Did THAT happen in Hamlet?
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Can you identify which of these things happen in Hamlet?
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Richard II: plot
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Can you answer the questions about the plot of Richard II?
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Name a Shakespeare Play...
There seems to be a lot of quizzes about this Shakespeare guy!
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Shakespeare Curator: FretfulP