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Henry IV Part 1

Henry IV Part 1


by William Shakespeare

Henry IV Part 1: Oh, Henry True or False

1. Which Shakespeare play chronicles the events that precede this one? -> King John
2. What does Hotspur do to challenge King Henry’s authority? -> He refuses to hand over his war prisoners
3. How does King Henry feel about his son, Prince Hal? -> He is a disappointment, and the king wishes he were more like Hotspur
4. Why does King Henry refuse to pay the ransom for Mortimer? -> He doesn’t need a reason. It’s good to be the king
5. What do Falstaff, Peto and Bardolph rob? -> A squadron of the Welsh army