Classic Plays from Rhyming Clues Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated Jun 4, 2013

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Clue Play % Correct
One regicide begets another;
Gertrude is the hero's mother.
Hamlet
83.3%
Cordelia merely seems ungrateful;
it's her sisters who are hateful.
King Lear
70.8%
Blanche and Stanley, that spells danger;
she should find a kinder stranger.
A Streetcar Named Desire
67.9%
Though Abigail and Proctor kissed,
he's not a witch...or Communist.
The Crucible
59.6%
Oscar's sloppy, there's no doubt.
His roommate's neat; they'll even out.
The Odd Couple
53.8%
For Vladimir and Estragon,
their patience keeps them holding on.
Waiting for Godot
47.6%
Watch out when Wagner's boss agrees
to deal with Mephistopheles.
Doctor Faustus
44.9%
He's quite sincere: to get a wife,
Jack Worthing quits his double life.
The Importance of Being Earnest
38.2%
George and Martha's games aren't fun;
Nick and Honey better run.
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
35.8%
A roaming troupe of actors joins
two Danish courtiers, flipping coins.
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead
33.3%
All that salesman Shelly needs
is confidence...and stolen leads.
Glengarry Glen Ross
26.9%
Though Mama's windfall's down a third,
the Youngers' dream is not deferred.
A Raisin in the Sun
23.1%
The Tyrone family knows addiction;
is this drama really fiction?
Long Day's Journey Into Night
20.2%
Salvation Army funds are gained
from Undershaft; his daughter's pained.
Major Barbara
16%
Young Thomasina's thoughts engage
with entropy in Byron's age.
Arcadia
11.7%
Clue Play % Correct
Lady Sneerwell sure gets taught
a lesson when her lies are caught.
The School for Scandal
11.3%
An average Joe, whose time is short,
finds Goods and Kindred scant support.
Everyman
11.3%
The 'fox' pretends he bit the dust;
his ruse elicits greed and lust.
Volpone
11%
Barabbas kills his only daughter
then betrays the Turks to slaughter.
The Jew of Malta
10.6%
When Christy Mahon said he killed
his dad, the village girls were thrilled.
The Playboy of the Western World
10.5%
The title peeress opts to wed
Antonio; both wind up dead.
The Duchess of Malfi
10.5%
Kate plays a lowly servant's part
to vanquish Charles Marlow's heart.
She Stoops to Conquer
10.2%
Face and Subtle's con is bold,
as they turn lead to comic gold.
The Alchemist
9.7%
Hieronimo gets driven mad;
I kid you not, this play is sad.
The Spanish Tragedy
9.3%
A rural spouse like Margery
seems ripe for Horner's cuckoldry.
The Country Wife
8.8%
Now Annabella's underground;
it's such a shame she slept around.
'Tis Pity She's a ****
8.7%
As Tanner gets pursued by Ann,
he's not a hero, just a man.
Man and Superman
7.2%
When Abbie bears her stepson's son,
the Cabots' family tree is done.
Desire Under the Elms
6.7%
As Ben and Gus lead lives of crime,
they're far from mute while killing time.
The Dumb Waiter
6.2%
The rakish Willmore settles down,
despite the wayward title noun.
The Rover
5.8%

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