Can You Pass The Ultimate Shakespeare Test?

Do you think you know Shakespeare better than just about anyone else? It's time to put your knowledge to the test. Take these 10 questions and find out just how much you know about Shakespeare!
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Where was Shakespeare born?
Stratford-upon-Avon
Canterbury
Bristol
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When did Shakespeare write his plays?
16th and 17th Century
17th and 18th century
14th and 15th century
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How old was Shakespeare when he first got married?
17
18
19
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What was the name of Shakespeare's wife?
Anne Ditover
Anne Hathaway
Anne Fein
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How many children did Shakespeare have?
1
3
None
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Which London theater was Shakespeare associated with?
The Globe
The Earth
The Planet
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What year did Shakespeare die?
1616
1617
1618
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Which of Shakespeare's plays was the shortest?
Romeo and Juliet
The Comedy of Errors
Macbeth
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How many plays did Shakespeare write in total?
35
37
200
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Which Shakespeare character famously proclaims "O Treachery!" when dying?
Banquo
King Lear
Caesar
Result
You are Shakespeare savvy! While you may not be the expert on this iconic playwright, you do know a thing or two about Shakespeare's life and career. We commend you for a valiant effort!

C+, Shakespeare Savvy

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You are Shakespeare super! While many have cowered at the thought of taking a test on the world's most iconic playwright, you were up for the task. You passed this Shakespeare quiz with flying colors!

B+, Shakespeare Super

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You have some serious Shakespeare skills! When it comes to the world's most iconic and lasting playwright, you are pretty much an expert. Not only do you know all about Shakespeare's works, but you've got an amazing aptitude for his personal life as well. Well done!

A+, Shakespeare Skills

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1
Where was Shakespeare born?
Stratford-upon-Avon
Canterbury
Bristol
2
When did Shakespeare write his plays?
16th and 17th Century
17th and 18th century
14th and 15th century
3
How old was Shakespeare when he first got married?
17
18
19
4
What was the name of Shakespeare's wife?
Anne Ditover
Anne Hathaway
Anne Fein
5
How many children did Shakespeare have?
1
3
None
6
Which London theater was Shakespeare associated with?
The Globe
The Earth
The Planet
7
What year did Shakespeare die?
1616
1617
1618
8
Which of Shakespeare's plays was the shortest?
Romeo and Juliet
The Comedy of Errors
Macbeth
9
How many plays did Shakespeare write in total?
35
37
200
10
Which Shakespeare character famously proclaims "O Treachery!" when dying?
Banquo
King Lear
Caesar