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MISCELLANEOUS: What is the name of the London theatre widely associated with Shakespeare? The Globe
92.7%
The Stage
1.7%
The Forum
1.7%
The Garden
1.4%
MOVIES: Which Disney film has a storyline loosely based on Hamlet? The Lion King
91.4%
Dumbo
1.3%
Moana
3.9%
Bambi
2.2%
ENTERTAINMENT: William Shakespeare's wife shares her name with which famous actress? Anne Hathaway
89.4%
Emma Stone
2.9%
Maggie Smith
2.7%
Julia Roberts
1.5%
LITERATURE: Which meter was most commonly used by Shakespeare? Iambic pentameter
83.3%
Hexameter
5.5%
Octameter
4.8%
Tetrameter
3.4%
HOLIDAY: Which Shakespeare play is often considered his Christmas play, with a title referencing the Eve of the Feast of Epiphany, and a first recorded performance at Candlemas in 1602? Twelfth Night
62.4%
A Winter's Tale
29%
As You Like It
2.5%
Measure for Measure
1.9%
GAMING: Which of these is a Scrabble legal word? Hamlet
54.9%
Othello
24.6%
Macbeth
7.4%
Coriolanus
9.5%
GEOGRAPHY: In which two modern-day countries is Othello set? Italy and Cyprus
52%
Spain and Malta
29.8%
Turkey and Greece
12.9%
Egypt and Iraq
5%
TELEVISION: Which comedian plays Shakespeare in the British sitcom Upstart Crow? David Mitchell
49.2%
Martin Clunes
19.4%
Bob Mortimer
17.2%
Frank Skinner
12.1%
SPORTS: Which Shakespearan king shows himself most unimpressed by a gift of tennis balls? Henry V
44.7%
Lear
24.2%
John
9.7%
Richard III
21.1%
SCIENCE: Which scientist was a contemporary of Shakespeare? Galileo Galilei
39.2%
Nicolaus Copernicus
23.7%
Isaac Newton
29.2%
Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz
4.6%
MUSIC: Who did not write a piece of music inspired by and named after Romeo and Juliet? Claude Debussy
39%
Sergei Prokofiev
15.7%
Hector Berlioz
28.4%
Pyotr Tchaikovsky
16.1%
JUST FOR FUN: Timon of Athens and Titus Andronicus contain early examples of what is widely credited as what kind of joke? Yo Mama joke
38.1%
Blonde joke
7.8%
Lightbulb joke
5.3%
Knock-knock joke
46.2%
HISTORY: Which of these Shakespeare plays is set earlier than the other three? Troilus and Cressida
30.5%
Titus Andronicus
16.4%
Antony and Cleopatra
37.3%
Coriolanus
13%
RELIGION: Which Shakespeare play contains this quote:
His worst fault is, he's given to prayer; he is something peevish that way.
The Merry Wives of Windsor
24.8%
Love's Labour's Lost
15.5%
The Merchant of Venice
37.6%
As You Like It
18.4%
LANGUAGE: Which of these English language expressions is not considered to be coined by Shakespeare? By the skin of your teeth
22.5%
Brevity is the soul of wit
18%
Good riddance
31.9%
Wild-goose chase
24.4%

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