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Shakespeare Plays Tragedy/Comedy/History

For each Shakespeare play, the answer is either Tragedy, Comedy or History. In this quiz the order changes every time you play!
For the 36 plays included in the First Folio of 1623
Answer must correspond to highlighted box!
Quiz by JoeRainford
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Last updated: February 15, 2022
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Category
Julius Caesar
Tragedy
Henry VIII
History
Henry VI, Part 1
History
King Lear
Tragedy
The Tempest
Comedy
Henry V
History
Macbeth
Tragedy
Hamlet
Tragedy
Henry VI, Part 2
History
Henry IV, Part 2
History
Titus Andonicus
Tragedy
Troilus and Cressida
Tragedy
Play
Category
Measure for Measure
Comedy
Much Ado about Nothing
Comedy
The Winter's Tale
Comedy
Coriolanus
Tragedy
All's Well That Ends Well
Comedy
The Merchant of Venice
Comedy
Henry VI, Part 3
History
As You Like It
Comedy
The Comedy of Errors
Comedy
Timon of Athens
Tragedy
The Taming of the Shrew
Comedy
Richard II
History
Play
Category
The Merry Wives of Windsor
Comedy
Henry IV, Part 1
History
Romeo and Juliet
Tragedy
Richard III
History
Twelfth Night
Comedy
Love's Labour's Lost
Comedy
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Comedy
Antony and Cleopatra
Tragedy
The Two Gentlemen of Verona
Comedy
King John
History
Cymbeline
Tragedy
Othello
Tragedy
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Level 45
Feb 17, 2022
A lot of the plays don't fit neatly into tragedy or comedy... e.g. Cymbeline, Troilus and Cressida, Measure for Measure, Winter's Tale, etc. Maybe a tragicomedy category would be better for plays like this?
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Level 64
Feb 18, 2022
The categories are defined by the First Folio