Macbeth Plot Analysis Graphic Organizer

What you need to know. Background information is presented, main characters are introduced, and the conflict is established. The conflicts and challenges encountered by the characters. How they respond keeps the story moving forward. The turning point in the conflict. Tension builds until the main character must make a decision or aka action that determines …

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Macbeth Character Development

Use this graphic organizer to collect your thoughts about characterization in Macbeth. As you read each scene record what you learn about the character. Add the line from the play that supports your idea. Lady Macbeth Observations Text Support Looks Lady Macbeth looks like a serious, ambitious woman who is not afraid to go after …

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Macbeth plot analysis

What you need to know. Background information is presented, main characters are introduced, and the conflict is established. ACT 1 First 2 scenes Rising action: The conflicts and challenges encountered by the characters. How they respond keeps the story moving forward. ACT 2, 3rd scene – Act 3, 3rd scene Climax: The turning point in …

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Ambition In Macbeth

An ambition is an eager or strong desire to achieve something, such as fame or power. In Shakespearean Macbeth, ambition is presented throughout the play as a dangerous quality that influences the two main characters, Macbeth and his wife Lady Macbeth, to use violence in their pursuit for power. Macbeth is a brave and loyal …

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My Notes on Macbeth

Rising Action: Climax: Falling Action: Resolution: Background information is presented, main characters are introduced, and the conflict is established The conflicts and challenges encountered by the characters. How they respond keeps the story moving forward. The turning point in the conflict. Tension builds until the main character must make a decision or take action that …

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Ambitions & Desires – Macbeth

Ambition and desire in itself are not bad traits, it is only when released from moral constraints that they can wreak havoc. These traits, which have been freed from any sense of morality and principles are explored through Shakespearean tragedy, Macbeth. Shakespeare developed Macbeth as a noble character who gives in to the cravings of …

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Macbeth Plot Analysis

Element Definition ACT the Play Exposition What you need to know. Background information is presented, main characters are introduced, and the conflict is established. Machete’s encounter with the three weird sisters. Lady Machete’s reaction and response to the news of Machete’s predicated rise to the crown. Rising Action The conflicts and challenges encountered by the …

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Banquo’s Monologue in Macbeth

Banquet lies on the side of the river after being ambushed by Machete’s hit men. He reflects on Machete’s and his own behavior since the prophecies made by the witches, as well as reflecting on Balance and the person he is to become. The end of Act Ill, Scene 3. After Banquet’s murder. (Lying) Here …

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Questions Macbeth

As the play opens, you find the witches casting spells, chanting “Fair is foul, and foul is fair. ‘ Hover through the fog and filthy air. ” This paradox will occur many times in the play. How can something be fair and foul at the same time? Situational, I think this makes more sense when …

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Analysis of Macbeth

Duncan quotes “What he hath lost, noble Macbeth hath won” (Act 1 Scenes). Macbeth is the “Thane of Glacis” but when he hears the witch’s prophecy and how he is then made the “Thane of Castor” Macbeth sets his mind on the 3rd prophecy becoming “King”. Shakespeare uses the prophecy to show that Macbeth is …

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