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Which time period is Hamlet set in?

Who is Hamlet's most loyal friend?

What is the major plot of Hamlet?

What is the role of Rosencrantz and Guildenstern in Hamlet?

What is the definition of dramatic irony?

Which of the following is a definition of tragedy?

What is a tragic hero?

What is a tragic flaw?

What does the term 'peripeteia' refer to?

What does the term 'hubris' mean?

Tragedy is a form of drama that focuses on the rise and success of a heroic or noble character.

Ophelia is Laertes' love interest in the play.

Anagnorisis refers to the moment when the tragic hero realizes their fatal flaw.

Diction is the movement, position, or tone of an actor as indicated in the stage directions.

A ________________ is long speech expressing the thoughts of a character alone on stage


Test your knowledge of the background history of Shakespeare's play, Hamlet! Learn about Shakespeare's life, his works, and the inspiration behind Hamlet. Challenge yourself with questions about his family, the time period in which the play is set, and more. Study online at the provided link and see how much you know about this famous tragedy.

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