Richard III

by: William Shakespeare

Analysis of Major Characters Quick Quiz

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Critics sometimes compare Richard to which medieval allegorical character?

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Which two qualities of Richard’s personality make his heinous acts all the more chilling?

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Which literary device is central to the audience’s experience of Richard?

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What does Richard use as a tool to gain sympathy from others?

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Which characters are highly intelligent and among the only characters in the play to see through Richard’s scheme entirely?