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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Shakespeare by Haiku
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Name the Shakespeare play by a haiku.
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From the Sporcle Archives:
Bible or Shakespeare?

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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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In Plain English: Love's Labour's Lost
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Pick the 'plain English' version of each of these quotes from Shakespeare's Love's Labour's Lost.
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Short Words in Shakespeare Titles
Shakespeare might prefer the term 'vertically challenged'.
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Don't Get Me Started: Shakespeare's Plays
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Pick the letters that none of the names of Shakespeare's plays start with.
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Romeo and Juliet: Plot
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Can you answer the questions about the plot of Romeo and Juliet?
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Hamlet's other Soliloquies, Missing Word I
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Can you supply the missing words in Hamlet's other Soliloquies I?
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Shakespeare Character Occupations
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Name the Shakespeare characters' occupations.
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In Plain English: Richard II
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Pick the 'plain English' version of each of these quotes from Shakespeare's Richard II.
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Little Shakespeare Line Ladders
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Quick! Can you fill in the missing four-letter words in these little Shakespearean line ladders?
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In Plain English: Pericles
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Name the 'plain English' version of each of these quotes from Shakespeare's Pericles.
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The Taming of the Shrew: Plot
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Can you answer the questions about the plot of The Taming of the Shrew?
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