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PostSubject: Week 10 Homework Due Nov. 3   Wed 28 Oct 2015, 11:42 am

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- Answer questions for Macbeth Act 2 (below). Cut and paste into    a word document to answer the questions.

- Read Macbeth Act 3

- Write a 5 paragraph essay using the following prompt: 

In this country, most people see and hear advertising for many different products every day. Some people think advertising is useful because it provides important information about many different products. Other people think advertising is not useful because it tries to persuade people to buy products they do not really need. In you opinion, does advertising serve a useful purpose in our society?

Please attach your outline, brainstorming notes, web, or whatever you use to organize to the back of your essay.

Questions from Macbeth
Act 2
1.      What does Macbeth ask of Banquo at the beginning of Act 2? 
2.      What sign convinces Macbeth that he must go through with killing the king?
3.      Why didn’t Lady Macbeth just kill the king herself?
4.      What is a soliloquy? (Hint: look it up.)
5.      What is Macbeth doing in his soliloquy?
6.      What does the king accidentally take with him after murdering the king?
7.      How guilty does Macbeth feel after committing the murder?
8.      What does Macbeth wish the knocking could do? 
9.      Name the speaker: “If I had died an hour before this happened, I’d have lived a blessed life span. From now on, there’s nothing left worth living for. Everything is a sham. Honor and dignity are dead.”
10.  What is the first reaction to the King's death and whose is it? 
11.  What does Macbeth do to the supposed murderers and why? 
12.   What symbolism does Lady Macbeth's fainting have and how is it ironic? 
13.  Why do Malcolm and Donalbain decide to flee? 

14.  What meaning does the line, 'God's benison go with you, and with those that would make good of bad, and friends of foes!' have?
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