Sample of Reading Quizzes
Act 1, Scene 1
Questions1. At what time of night does the play open?
2. Why do the sentinels ask Horatio to join them during the watch?
does Bernardo notice the ghost looks like?
According to Horatio, what is the reason for the sentinels’ night watch?
5. The ghost is “about to speak” when what happens?
2. because he doesn’t believe that they’ve seen an “apparition”
3. “the King that’s dead”
4. young Fortinbras of Norway wants to reclaim the lands his father lost to the former King Hamlet
5. the cock crows