From 11:00PM PDT on Friday, July 1 until 5:00AM PDT on Saturday, July 2, the Shmoop engineering elves will be making tweaks and improvements to the site. That means Shmoop will be unavailable for use during that time. Thanks for your patience!
We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.

King Lear: Symbols True or False

1. When Lear mistakenly believes that Cordelia is disloyal, he orders her out of his: -> Sight
2. Crowns in this play are about: -> Power lost
3. Lear talks of Goneril and Regan as if they have: -> Venereal Disease
4. What "will come of nothing"? -> Nobody
5. Albany compares humanity to: -> Sharks