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How does the queen die in Hamlet?

Answer and Explanation: In the final scene of the play, Queen Gertrude dies by drinking a cup of poison that Claudius had intended for Hamlet. The dying Laertes then tells

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Besides, how does Ophelia die in Hamlet?

In Act IV scene vii, Gertrude announces to Laertes and Claudius that Ophelia had drowned. She was perched on the bough of a tree with all her flowers when the limb broke and deposited her into the water. Ophelia drowned because she fell into the water and did not have the will, in her grief, to save herself.

Subsequently, question is, what happens after Ophelia dies in Hamlet? In Act 4 Scene 7, Queen Gertrude reports that Ophelia had climbed into a willow tree, and that the branch had broken and dropped Ophelia into the brook, where she drowned. Gertrude says that Ophelia appeared "incapable of her own distress".

Keeping this in consideration, how does everyone die in Hamlet?

Hamlet, his father, Gertrude and Claudius are all members of the Royal Family. Each of them is also killed by poison—poison that Claudius is responsible for.

Does Hamlet kill himself at the end of the play?

Hamlet feigns madness, contemplates life and death, and seeks revenge. His uncle, fearing for his life, also devises plots to kill Hamlet. The play ends with a duel, during which the King, Queen, Hamlet's opponent and Hamlet himself are all killed.

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