Romeo and Juliet, Part 1

In the Prologue, the _________ 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 first tells Juliet she must marry Paris, how does Juliet feel about marriage? she says she hasn’t thought about marrying
Romeo and his friends escape detection at the party because they are wearing ________. masks
After the masked ball, Juliet finds out that Romeo is a __________. Montegue
Romeo finds out that Juliet is a _______. Capulet
When Juliet finds out about Romeo’s last name, what does she say? “My only love sprung from my only hate.”
The _________ host a huge fest and dance. Cauplets
Who asks his uncle to kick Romeo out of the Capulet’s big party? Tybalt
What is the name of the woman who broke Romeo’s heart at the beginning of the play? Rosaline
True or False.The Prince tells the street 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
True or False.Benvolio delivers the “Queen Mab” speech. 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? Where is Romeo?
Why does Romeo hate his own name? Because his “name” is Juliet’s enemy
What do Romeo and Juliet plan to do the following day of meeting? get married
What is the name of Romeo’s primary spiritual advisor? Friar Lawrence
Why does the Friar finally agree to perform the marriage between Romeo and Juliet? He believe it will bring the families together again
Which member of the Capulet household is not only aware of the marriage but actively assists in it? the nurse
What is Friar Lawrence’s fear about marrying the couple? He may get in trouble with two families and they have not known each other long enough
Which characters primarily speak in rhyme? the rich and the royalty
In what rhyming pattern was most of the play written in? iambic pentameter
“What’s in a ________? That which we call a _________ by any other word would smell as _________. name; rose; sweet
Romeo ________ Montague
Juliet ________ Capulet
Benvolio _________ Montague
Tybalt ________ Capulet
The nurse was associated to which family? Capulet
In Act 3, who wants to fight Romeo? Tybalt
Romeo finally fights Tybalt in order to ___________ avenge Mercutio’s death
Who dies in Act 3, Scene 1? Mercutio and Tybalt
The nurse’s descriptions of the fight leads Juliet to believe that Romeo _______ is dead
Lady Capulet thinks her threat to send someone to poison Romeo will make Juliet ________ comforted
What does the 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 has comforted her? She no longer trusts the Nurse with her secrets
What is an example of a soliloquy in Act 3? Juliet’s speech as she awaits Romeo
Which of the following events that occur in Act 3 would be considered a turning point for the play? Romeo, Tybalt, and Mercutio’s fightRomeo killing TybaltRomeo’s banishment
How does the turning point of the play effect the mood of the play after the above events occur? the mood is dark and sad
What everyday electronic item can we compare the birds that Juliet hear after her night with Romeo? alarm clock
Why do Juliet’s parents think she is crying and sad? Because of Tybalt’s death