The Merchant of Venice

by: William Shakespeare

Act 4, scene i, lines 164–396 Quick Quiz

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When she is disguised as Balthasar, what argument does Portia make for Shylock showing mercy?

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What does Bassanio beg the court to do for Antonio’s sake?

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Portia says that Shylock can take his pound of flesh from Antonio but he must not ___?

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What will the state seize if Shylock spills a drop of blood while extracting the pound of flesh?

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Antonio offers to return half of Shylock’s estate on the condition Shylock ___?