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Measure for Measure

Measure for Measure


by William Shakespeare

Measure for Measure: Where’s the Vienna Beef? 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. What is the greatest problem in Vienna?

Hardly anyone speaks English
Corruption among public officials
Public drunkenness
Sexual deviancy and promiscuity
Q. For what is Claudio arrested?

Taking bribes
Walking under the influence
Having sex outside of his marriage
Q. What does Isabella want to be?

Her brother’s business partner
A nun
America’s next top model
Q. Why does Isabella set up a meeting with Angelo?

To submit evidence against her brother
To beg for her brother’s life
To go over the stock reports
Q. What does Angelo want Isabella to do?

Disguise herself as a man to get more information out of Claudio
Kill Claudio
Sleep with him
Pay him in singles, so he doesn’t have to stop by the bank on his way to the Andronicus Gentlemen’s Club