Romeo and Juliet: Act 3 questions

Why has Tybalt come looking for Romeo? He wants to challenge him to a duel
How does Romeo respond to Tybalts challenge to duel? he says that Tybalt doesn’t know what he is talking about, he really loves him as his own
How does Mercutio respond to Romeo’s not wanting to fight with Tybalt? He decides to fight on behalf of Romeo
How does Romeo contribute to Mercutio’s death? he put his hand in between them and gave Tybalt the opportunity to stab him
Describe Mercutio’s character? He is the center of attention adn always wants to show off
What is the outcome of the fight between Romeo and Tybalt? Romeo kills Tybalt and flees
What punishment does the prince give to Romeo? banishment from Verona
What news does the Nurse bring to Juliet? Tybalt has been killed and Romeo banished
Why does Juliet defend Romeo killing Tybalt? If Romeo had not killed Tybalt, Tybalt would have killed him
What does Juliet ask the nurse to do after she had heard the news of Tybalts death and Romeo’s banishment? to go find Romeo and have him come see her before he leaves
What is Romeo’s reaction when Friar Laurence tells him that the prince has banished him? he wants to kill himself because banishment is worse that death because everyone else will be able to see Juliet except him
What are the three blessing Friar Laurence tells Romeo he should be thankful for? 1.Juliet is alive 2.He is alive, Tybalt could have killed him 3.the law only banished him and didn’t sentence him to death
What are the three things Friar Laurence tells Romeo when Romeo is thinking of suicide? 1. be a man 2. im dissapointed in you, i thought you were better than this 3.if you kill yourself you will be killing Juliet too, killing himself would be selfish
What is Friar Laurence’s 3 part plan for Romeo? 1. go comfort Juliet 2.Leave before the sun rises and go to nearby town, Mantua 3.Friar will announce marriage, bring families together, and beg prince to pardon Romeo
What does Capulet tell Paris when he comes to pay his respects? That Paris and Juliet are to be married that Thursday