Macbeth Act II

What cursed thougts does Banquo have? Suspicious about Macbeth and witches prediction about Macbeth becoming king
What lie does macbeth tell Banquo? that he has no thoughts of the witches
what is the meaning of banquos answer to macbeth in lines 26-28 that he’s going to be loyal
what causes macbeth to think he sees a dagger in his vision about him killing Duncan with a dagger.
at the end of scene 1, a bell rings. What do you think is the significance of this? it signals that Duncan is going to die
What omen of death does lady macbeth hear? the owl shreiking and the cricket’s cry
why did lady macbeth say that she didn’t commit the murder herself? she says that Duncan reminds her of her father
What words about himself does macbeth believe he hears/ He believes that he has heard murdered sleep
how did macbeth mismanage the murder he forgets to leave the daggers
both macbeth and his lady comment upon the effectiveness of water in cleansing away their involvement in the deed. How do they differ? Lady Macbeth says a little of water can cure us of this deed and Macbeth says a lot of water like the sea could only clear us of this deed.
Why has macduff come to macbeth’s castle told by the king
describe these different characters’ reaction to the discovery of Duncan’s murder : Macduff, macbeth lady macbeth, malcolm, and donalbain lady macbeth was surprised it happened in her house. Malcolm and donalbain are the most touched by it.
What do malcolm and donalbain decide to do at the end of the scene? They decide to flee so that no one has accusations. Malcolm is next in line for the throne; and they suspect Macbeth murdered the King and feared they might be next to be killed or next to be blamed for the murder.
what unnatural happenings do ross and the old man discuss? What may this indicate about how order has been disrupted? Ross and the old man discuss the unnatural events that have taken place recently: days are as dark as nights, owls hunt falcons, and Duncan’s horses have gone mad and eaten each other.
Who is suspected in Duncans death Malcolm and DOnalbain
WHo has been named king macbeth
why do you think macduff will not attend Macbeth’s coronation? Macduff chooses not to attend Macbeth’s coronation because he believes that Macbeth did not earn his new titles honestly, and decides he won’t honor a man who might have done falsely things to become king.