Romeo and Juliet

In the Prologue, ________________ is the voice that gives us the background for the play. Chorus
This story mainly takes place in ________________, Italy Verona
___________ asks Lord Capulet if he may marry Juliet Paris
When Lady Capulet tells Juliet of the plans to marry Paris, how does Juliet feel about marriage? She is happy to marry a rich man
Romeo and his friends escape detection at the party because they are wearing _____________ masks
Juliet finds out that Romeo is a ________________ Montague
Romeo finds out that Juliet is a _____________ Capulet
When Juliet finds out about Romeo’s last name, she says “My only love sprung from my only hate”
The ________ are throwing a huge feast Capulets
Who’s asks his uncle to kick Romeo out of the party? Tybalt
What is the name of the woman (girl) who just broke Romeo’s heart at the beginning of the play? Rosaline
The Prince tells the fighters, “If you ever disturb our streets again, your lives shall pay the forfeit of the peace.” True
When Romeo meets Juliet for the first time, to what does he compare her? a jewel
Benvolio give Romeo the “Queen Mab” False
How is Tybalt related to Juliet? cousin
In the famous “balcony” scene, when Juliet says “Romeo Romeo! Wherefore art thou Romeo?” What is she asking? Why are you Romeo, a Montague?
Why does Romeo hate his own name? Because his “name” is Juliets enemy
What do Romeo and Juliet plan to do the following day? get married
What is the name of Romeo’s spiritual advisor? Friar Lawrence
Why does the Friar finally agree to marry Romeo and Juliet? He believes it will bring the families together again
Which member of the Capulet household is not only aware of the marriage, but is assisting with it? The Nurse
What is Friar Lawrence’s fears of marrying the couple? He may get in trouble with the two families.They are not really in love.
In Romeo and Juliet, who speaks in rhyme? the rich and the royalty
William Shakespeare wrote most of his plays and sonnets in what rhyming pattern? iambic pentameter
“What’s in a ___________? That which we call a ___________ by any other word would small as _______________. name, rose, sweet
Romeo Montague
Juliet Capulet
Benvolio Montague
Tybalt Capulet
Nurse Capulet
In Act lll, Who wants to fight Romeo? Tybalt
Romeo finally fights the above person in order to avenge Mercutios death
Who dies in this act? Tybalt, Mercutio, and Romeo
The nurse’s description of the fight leads Juliet to believe that Romeo has abandoned her
Lady Capulet thinks her threat to send someone to poison Romeo will make Juliet frightened
What does Capulet use in an attempt to get Juliet to agree to marry Paris? threats
Why does Juliet tell the Nurse that her advice about marrying Paris comforted her? She no longer trusts the Nurse with her secrets?
Which of the following is an example of a soliloquy in Act lll? Juliet’s speech as she awaits Romeo
Which of the following events that occur in Act 3 would be considered a turning point of the play? Romeo, Tybalt, and Mercutio’s fight.Romeo’s killing TybaltRomeo’s Banishment
How does the turning point of the play affect the mood of the play after the above event occur? the mood is dark and sad
What everyday electronic item can we compare the birds that Juliet hears after her night with Romeo? alarm clock
Why does Juliet’s parents think she is sad? Because of Tybalts death
What does Lord Capulet threaten to do if Juliet does not agree to marry Paris? disown her
What is Lord Capulet planning for Juliet? Surprise her with a marriage to Paris
Where does Romeo go after his banishment? Mantua
Whom does Juliet see at Friar Lawerence’s cell? Paris
Which of the following best describes Juliet’s remarks to Paris in Friar Lawrence’s cell? She lies him
Juliet’s mood when she asks for Friar Lawerence’s advice is desperate
The main part of Friar Lawrence’s plan is to end the Capulet-Montague feud
When Juliet is speaking to Paris in Friar Lawrence’s cell, What is Juliet suggesting with this line? She is putting on a fake face for Paris; she is not being her self
Before she drinks the potion, Juliet fears all the following except that Romeo will not come for her
At which point does Juliet accomplish the first step of the plan? When she asks the Nurse and her mother to let her sleep alone.
The scene that involves the Capulet’s making wedding preparations is in the play for? dramatics
Who first finds Juliet after she has taken the potion? the Nurse
Paris other
Prince Escalus Other
Romeo’s father Montague
Friar Lawrence other
Juliet’s Mother Capulet
Lord Capulet moves the wedding date from Thursday to Wednesday. True
What happens to Juliet at the end of Act 4? everyone thinks she is dead
What is the name of Romeo’s servant? Balthasar
What news does Romeo’s servant bring to Romeo in Mantua? That Juliet is dead
An apothecary is someone who makes and sells drugs using natural elements. True
What does Romeo buy from the Apothecary? Poison
Who was supposed to deliver the letter to Romeo? Friar John
What is the actor doing when the script says [aside]? The actor says this line to the audience only
What kind of animal do Romeo and his servant ride to Verona? Horse
What happens to someone who sells deadly drugs in Mantua? Put to death
Who is at Juliet’s tomb when Romeo arrives there? Paris
What does Romeo give to his servant to give to his father? a suicide letter
What does Romeo tell his servant he is going to do in the tomb? Look at Juliet’s face one last time
Who dies in the Capulet’s tomb? Juliet,Romeo, and Paris
What is Paris’s last request? To be buried next to Juliet
How does Juliet die? She stabs herself with Romeo’s knife
Paris thinks that Romeo is going to do something to the bodies in the Capulet’s tomb. True
The Prince decides to blame Friar Lawerence and punish him for everything that happens to the young lovers. False
Romeo and Juliet are called “star-crossed lovers” because it is their fate that they should not be together
All of the following prove that Romeo and Juliet are “star-crossed lovers” except Mercutio and Benvolio are always joking with Romeo
What does Lord Montague tell Lord Capulet he will do in honor of Juliet? put up a golden statue
In the end of the play, what happens between the Capulets and the Montagues? They reunite and become friends again
Romeo and Juliet was written by William Shakespeare
What type of play is Romeo and Juliet? Tragedy
What is the last line of Romeo and Juliet? “For never was a story of more woe, Than this of Juliet and her Romeo”
The following could be considered themes of Romeo and Juliet except? Theft
What change of events would make a better ending for this play? If the Capulet’s and Montagues got along the whole timeIf Romeo would have never killed TybaltIf Friar Lawrence delivered the letter to Romeo as he should have
Besides Paris, Romeo, and Juliet, who else died the same evening? Lady Montague
The play takes place over how many days? Four