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.
The Merchant of Venice

The Merchant of Venice

  

by William Shakespeare

The Merchant of Venice: Hope He Has a Good Spot on the Boardwalk True or False

1. Who is a Venetian merchant? -> Natalie Merchant’s Italian cousin
2. Why won’t Antonio lend Bassanio the money he needs to woo Portia? -> Because his money is tied up in various ventures
3. What is the difference between the three caskets? -> Skeletons
4. What does Antonio agree to give Shylock if he can’t pay his debt? -> A pound of his own flesh
5. What does Jessica decide to do that she knows will anger her father? -> Take the keys to his Mustang without asking his permission

Submit
Advertisement