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King Lear

King Lear

King Lear: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around King Lear? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What relationships are at the center of the play?


Fathers and children
Mothers and children
Husbands and wives
Siblings
Cousins
Q. This play is a meditation on loss of____.


Family
Money
Health
Power
Compassion
Q. Characters constantly plead to whom for assistance?


Queen
Family
God
Satan
The Fool
Q. The play opens with a test of:


Math
Science
History
French
Love
Q. Which social issue is not discussed in this play?


Homelessness
Class and politics
Mental illness
Primogeniture
Divorce
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