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The Winter’s Tale

The Winter’s Tale

The Winter’s Tale: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Winter’s Tale? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. The first three acts are a study in


War
Jealousy
Hate
Fate
Manipulation
Q. Like The Merchant of Venice, this play explores male


Infidelity
Hatred
War maneuvers
Friendship
Hunting skills
Q. This play dramatizes a dividing line between


Educated/uneducated
Jewish/Christian
Male/female
Old/young
Happy/sad
Q. Leontes' jealousy causes


Reconciliation
War
Suffering
Creativity
Songwriting
Q. This play is obsessed with


Monarchy
Time
Beauty
Religion
Wealth
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