The theme of power: Act 1 Scene 2: Prospero and Miranda

In this lesson, we will start by recapping the key events from Act 1 Scene 1. We will then explore the theme of power through the exchange between Miranda and Prospero in Act 1 Scene 2, as he reveals their dark past.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.A Shakespearean tragedy...

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Q2.A Shakespearean comedy...

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Q3.A Shakespearean history...

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Q4.Which of the following are themes present in The Tempest?

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Q5.Which THREE of the following are themes present in The Tempest?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.A Shakespearean tragedy...

1/5

Q2.A Shakespearean comedy...

2/5

Q3.A Shakespearean history...

3/5

Q4.Which of the following are themes present in The Tempest?

4/5

Q5.Which THREE of the following are themes present in The Tempest?

Select three (3) boxes

5/5

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The Theme of Power: Act 1 Scene 2 Prospero and Miranda

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Q1.Which of the following is a feature of Shakespearean comedy?

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Q2.Shakespeare's plays were performed at...

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Q3.Which of the following would have stood in 'the yard'?

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Q4.How does The Tempest begin?

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Q5.Which of the following are key themes in The Tempest?

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The Theme of Power: Act 1 Scene 2 Prospero and Miranda

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which of the following is a feature of Shakespearean comedy?

1/5

Q2.Shakespeare's plays were performed at...

2/5

Q3.Which of the following would have stood in 'the yard'?

3/5

Q4.How does The Tempest begin?

4/5

Q5.Which of the following are key themes in The Tempest?

5/5

Lesson summary: The theme of power: Act 1 Scene 2: Prospero and Miranda

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