Julius Caesar Act IV Quiz

  • 9 pages
  • Subject: Character Analysis, Literary Devices, Plot, Quiz, Themes, Lesson Plans and Educational Resources
  • Common Core Standards: RL.11-12.1, RL.11-12.3, RL.11-12.4, RL.11-12.5, RL.9-10.1, RL.9-10.3, RL.9-10.4, RL.9-10.5
  • Grade Levels: 9, 10, 11, 12

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Product Description

This close-reading quiz covers all scenes of act IV in William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar.

About This Quiz

Our Owl Eyes quizzes have been designed to provide students with more than a simple review of the text. Each multiple choice question corresponds to a particular selection from the text, promoting opportunities for developing and testing close-reading, critical-thinking, and literary-analysis skills. Each quiz contains the following components:

  • A series of multiple choice questions with accompanying text
  • Several short answer questions for extended, written answers
  • A comprehensive answer key for both sections

In completing these quizzes, students will be able to demonstrate their ability to close read, think critically, and comprehend general and nuanced elements of the text.

Excerpt From This Quiz

Read these passages from act IV, scene I of Julius Caesar, and then answer the question that follows each passage. Refer to the passage in answering the question. Circle the correct answer to each question.

  1. ANTONY: These many then shall die, their names are prick’d.
    Your brother too must die; consent you, Lepidus?
    LEPIDUS: I do consent—
    OCTAVIUS: Prick him down, Antony.
    LEPIDUS: Upon condition Publius shall not live, (5)
    Who is your sister's son, Mark Antony.
    ANTONY: He shall not live; look, with a spot I damn him.

What does the passage illustrate about Antony, Octavius, and Lepidus?

A. They have joined forces after Caesar’s assassination.
B. They are identifying political enemies in Rome whom they will kill.
C. Their actions indicate no love or loyalty to family members.
D. All of the above.