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by William Shakespeare

Coriolanus: "O mother, mother! / What have you done?" Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Coriolanus? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Which one of the three "V's" is Coriolanus' mom?

Virginia Woolf
Q. Coriolanus' mom can't wait for him to return from war so he can show off what?

his new sword
his new battle wounds
the helmet he stole from Tarquin
the pottery he bought at the flea market in Corioles
Q. Volumnia believes her son's "valiantness" comes from where?

from her, of course
his dead father
his supportive wife
from playing video games
Q. When Coriolanus returns from the war against the Volscians, how does he greet his mom?

he brings her a gift
he ignores her completely
he kneels in front of her
he gives her a high five and a flying chest bump
Q. Volumnia brags that she raised her son to be what?

a military hero
a successful doctor
a man who puts his wife's happiness first
an anti-war demonstrator