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Measure for Measure

Measure for Measure


by William Shakespeare

Measure for Measure: Sex, Lies and Wooden Printing Press Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Measure for Measure? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. The Duke has disguised himself as

A blacksmith
A friar
A different duke, who looks roughly the same but wears glasses rather than contact lenses
A beggar
Q. What does the Duke find out that Angelo did?

Reneged on his deal with Isabella
Slept with Isabella
Kidnapped Isabella
Beat his high score on Arkanoid
Q. What does Angelo request from the prison?

Claudio’s death certificate
Claudio’s head
Claudio’s heart
A link to the YouTube clip documenting Claudio’s execution (177 likes, 23 dislikes)
Q. Whose death is used to take the place of Claudio’s?

A pirate’s
A clergyman’s
A virgin’s
A soldier’s
Ivan Ilyich’s
Q. What does the Duke do after Isabella’s plea?

Ignores her and has Angelo executed
Promises to free Angelo only if she will sleep with him
Pardons Angelo and Claudio
Gets out his pocketbook, as he can spot a plea bargain when he sees one