Study Questions for Act III:

1. Why does Bottom want a prologue written for the play?
2. What has Robin (the Puck) done to Bottom?
3. Who says this: "Tie up my love's tongue; bring him silently"? Who is the "love"?
4. Robin/Puck reports to Oberon and gives him some news. What news does Robin bring?
5. Why does Oberon send Robin to fetch Helena?
6. When Oberon sends for Helena, what is her situation?
7. What does Helena think Hermia is doing?
8. What does Hermia think Helena has done?
9. Why does Oberon send Robin to confuse the two young men?
10. The young lovers are all mixed up. How do they get straightened out?