Romeo and Juliet Part 1

What was Juliet’s last name? Capulet
Why was Romeo sad in Act 1 Sene 1 He loved someone who didn’t love him back
How old is Juliet? 13
What does Paris ask Capulet? Permisson/Blessing to marry Juliet
What does Capulet say when Paris asks to marry his daughter. He needs Juliet to agree to marry him, he needs to get her to fall in love with him.
Who was Romeo in love with, in the beginning of the play? Rosaline
After Capulet party where did Romeo go? He jumped a fence to look for Juliet near her balcony
What did Juliet say (at her balcony) would happen if any Capulets see him? They will kill him/he will die
When Juliet says “wherefore art thou Romeo? Deny thy father and refuse thy name,” what does she mean. Why does he have to be a Montague, why does he have to be Romeo.
At the end of Romeo and Juliet’s conversation at her balcony what did they plan to do the next day. get married
Who does Romeo say he will go to help for after he leaves Juliet’s balcony? Friar Lawrence
Why does Friar Lawrence agree to help/bless the wedding of Romeo and Juliet? He wants to mend the bond between families.
Who does Romeo go see to find out what his plans are concerning Juliet? The nurse
According to the conversation with Romeo and the Nurse, when does Romeo plan to meet Juliet for the wedding? That afternoon
Next, the person Juliet sent to talk to Romeo returns to give her information. What is Ironic about this scene? the Nurse said she was out of breath, but Juliet questions how she can be out of breath if she’s talking so much.
When Juliet is told about going to Romeo, what is advised her excuse for leaving the house was? To meet Friar Lawrence for confession
“These violent delights have violent ends/ And in their triumph die, like fire and powder/Which, as they kiss, they consume”What is the Friar referring to when he says “Violent delights”, and what is he compare them to? He is comparing their love to fire and gun powerand their love is like an explosion or “Violent delight”
When Romeo says “Tybalt, the reason I have to love thee doth much excuse the…rage” what does he mean? Because Tybalt is Juliet’s cousin, Romeo and Tybalt are cousins and now Romeo has to love him.
As Mercutio is dying, who does he curse? Both families
What punishment does the prince give Romeo? Banishment
How does Romeo feel about the punishment the prince gave him. He would rather die than be banished and not be able to see his Juliet
What does the friar advise Romeo to do (post-banishment) tonight, and what should he do tomorrow morning? Be with Juliet, Leave before morning.
What plan does Capulet have for Juliet on Thursday? She will marry Paris
What does the nurse tell Juliet to do now that Juliet is scheduled to marry Paris? Marry Paris.
Two people accidentally meet at Friar Lawrence’s cell after Juliet is told she must marry Paris. Who are they? Paris and Juliet
Who delivers the news to Romeo that Juliet has died? Balthasar
Why did Friar John not deliver the news of the plan to Juliet? Plauge outbreak
When Friar finally arrives at the tomb and sees that Romeo had dies what is his new plan for Juliet? Make her a nun
What does Juliet do once Friar leaves her? Kisses Romeo to see if there is poison, but there wasn’t any so she stabbed herself. (Suicide)
Why does Friar Lawerence leave the tomb? Because People were coming and Juliet refused to leave.
How does Montague show he has forgiven Capulet? A statue of Juliet made of gold.
Name all the people that Died. Romeo, Juliet, Mercutio, Tybalt, Paris, and Lady Montague