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Richard III

Richard III


by William Shakespeare

Richard III: What Hump? Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Richard III? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. At the start of the play, who is the King of England?

Doug Heffernan, who was promoted from the King of Queens
Q. Why is George thrown in jail?

Because his name starts with a G
Because he has blond hair
Because his boots aren’t polished
Because he could only name two of the Three Tenors
Q. Why does Richard want Lady Ann to marry him?

Because he is in love with her
So that she can add him to her insurance
Because he wants to make George jealous
Because he thinks it would be politically strategic
Q. What does Richard become when Edward IV dies?

Lord Protector
Sad, for about 2.2 seconds
Q. What does Buckingham refuse to do?

Kill women
Kill children
Kill anyone
Speak in iambic pentameter