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.

Today's Featured Game

Shakespearean 'B' Scramble
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Can you unscramble the 'B' words found in Shakespeare?
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From the Sporcle Archives:
Word Ladder: Shakespeare & The Beatles

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Female Literary Characters Shooting Gallery
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Match the female characters* to their authors in this shooting gallery.
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'Love's Labour's Lost' Characters (Clickable)
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Pick the named characters in Shakespeare's 'Love's Labour's Lost'.
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Multi-Category Minefield Blitz III
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These are some explosive categories.
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Shakespearean 'A' Scramble
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Can you unscramble the 'A' words found in Shakespeare?
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Mega Word Ladder: Find the Shakespeare quote
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Such stuff as dreams are made on.
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Gimme Five: Literature
Be careful when giving an author a high five, those hands have a lot of words to write.
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Shakespeare Threats and Insults
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Name the Shakespeare plays that feature each given insult or threat.
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Milton or Shakespeare?
Luckily, it's one or the other. No other poets made the cut.
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'A Midsummer Night's Dream' Characters (Clickable)
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Pick the named characters in Shakespeare's 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'.
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Which Words Did Shakespeare Use?
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Can you guess which words Shakespeare used at least once?
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'Twelfth Night' Characters (Clickable)
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Pick the named characters in Shakespeare's 'Twelfth Night'.
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Titus Andronicus: Plot
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Can you answer the questions about the plot of Titus Andronicus?
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Faux Bard
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Shakespeare gets quoted a LOT...sometimes people don't even know that's who they're quoting. But sometimes it's NOT Will. Can you tell the geniune O-riginal from the F-aux? F or O, that's all you need to type.
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Romeo and Juliet Prologue
Romeo and Juliet, two lovers who royally ruined it for each other.
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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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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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Phrase/Shakespeare Play/Character Match II
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Match the Phrase from a Shakespeare Play with the Play and Character? II.
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Shakespeare On Stage (Slideshow)
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Name the Shakespeare play being performed on stage.
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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? (type only star, shake, or sond)
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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 Curator: FretfulP