Flashcards in Timeline Deck (5)
Act 1: Prophecies and Plots
•King Duncan plans to reward Macbeth with the title Thane of Cawdor.
•*The witches prophesy is that Macbeth will be Thane of Cawdor and King of Scotland.*
•Macbeth is amazed that the witches prophesy came true.
Act 2: Murder Most Foul
•Macbeth sees a vision of a dagger.
•*He murders Duncan and Lady Macbeth helps covers up the murder.*
•Macduff finds Duncan murdered.
Act 3: Brutality and Betrayal
•*Banquo’s ghost appears.*
•Macbeth plans to see the witches again and they agree to meet him.
•*Macduff flees to England.*
Act 4: Revenge
•Macbeth visits the witches and discovers that he should fear Macduff.
•*Macduff learns the slaughter of his entire family.*
•Macduff vows to kill Macbeth.