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3. Finish watching Hamlet.
4. Begin the following assignment:
Macbeth versus Hamlet/Compare and Contrast
This assignment should be written similar to an essay! Include your name, date, and class period in the left hand corner. Title centered on the page, double space, and indent at the beginning of each paragraph.
- Write a summary of Macbeth.
- Write a summary of Hamlet.
- Compare and contrast the themes of Macbeth and Hamlet:
4. Compare and contrast the major characters in each play:
Macbeth, Lady Macbeth, Banquo, Duncan, Fleance, Donalbain and Malcolm, Macduff, the Three Witches
Hamlet, Claudius, Gertrude, the Ghost, Polonius, Horatio, Laertes, Ophelia
5. Which play do you feel is more tragic and why? Give examples from the play.
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