Hamlet act 2 scene 2

who are the supposed friends of Hamlet? Rosencrantz and Guildenstern
what does the king want them to discover? cause of Hamlets lunacy
what does the king imply they will receive in return? what is fit for a kings rememberance
what does the queen think is the cause of Hamlets madness? Ophelia, death of father or quick marriage
what is ironic about “brevity is the soul of wit” hes supposed to be brief but constantly talks
what does Hamlet call Polonius? fishmonger-pimp
how many honest men? 1in 10,000
” though this be madness…. yet there is method in it”
Fortune is compared to a strumpet
hamlet compares denmark to a prison
what prevents Hamlet from being happy? bad dreams
hamlet says ” what a piece of work is man” about rosencrantz and guildenstern
“infinite in faculties”means intelligence
what two things are Hamlet testing with the play truth of ghost and guilt of king