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

Which Words Did Shakespeare Use?
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Can you guess which words Shakespeare used at least once?
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From the Sporcle Archives:
In Plain English: Julius Caesar

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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 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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▒ 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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Shakespeare Curator: FretfulP