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21) Which of Duncan's sons does he choose as his heir?

In Act 1.4, Duncan declares Malcolm to be his heir: "We will establish our estate upon Our eldest, Malcolm, whom we name hereafter The Prince of Cumberland."

22) Who is the general of the English forces sent to aid Malcolm?

Siward, the Earl of Northumberland, is the leader of the English troops lent to Malcolm to retrieve his throne. On hearing of his own son's death, Siward's only fear is that the young man may have been killed from behind. When he learns that his son died fighting, he is quite reconciled to his death.

23) Who says: "Fair is foul, and foul is fair."

The three witches say this in the opening scene of the play.

24) Who is Banquo's son?

Fleance, Banquo's son, survives Macbeth's attempt to murder him. At the end of the play, Fleance's whereabouts are unknown.

25) Which of the following is considered a principal source for Shakespeare's Macbeth?

Considered a principal source for Shakespeare's play, the Daemonologie of King James was published in 1597 and included a news pamphlet titled Newes from Scotland that detailed the famous North Berwick Witch Trials of 1590. The publication of Daemonologie came just a few years before the tragedy of Macbeth with the themes and setting in a direct and comparative contrast with King James' personal experiences with witchcraft.