Romeo And Juliet Background

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this is a quiz over shakespeare and the opening scenes of romeo and juliet. this quiz will hopefully help me to ACE mrs. folsom's background quiz :)

  
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1.  On what day was Shakespeare born?
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2.  William Shakespeare was the_________ of _______ children in his family.
3.  Who was the last direct descendant of William Shakespeare?
4.  Most of what we know about Shakespear's personal life comes from ________ and ________ documents consisting of baptismal registration, a marriage license, and records of real-estate transactions.
5.  After the birth of his twins, Shakespeare moved to_________?
6.  The famous playwright died on __________, _______, at the age of_______.
7.  At what age was William Shakespeare married?
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8.  Shakespeare's plays can be catagorized into what three types?
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9.  Shakespear was born in _________, a market town about one hundred miles northwest of London.
10.  _________ was shakespeares wife.
11.  What were the names of Shakspeare's three children?
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12.  By 1594, William Shakespeare was a charter member of the theatrical company called___________. This company later became known as the King's Men
13.  His fathers name was____________
14.  At various times, Williams father served as________________.
15.  William attended grammar school where he studied___________.
16.  By the year of ____ Shakespeare had become a playwright and an actor.
17.  By the time he had returned to Stratford, how many plays had he written?
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18.  List three of his five masterpieces
19.  What was the name of the volume in which his plays were collected?
20.  In _________ his plays were collected into one volume and then published.
21.  Where is Shakespeare burried?
22.  What was the name of the man who bulit the first theater in England?
23.  Trap doors were used for the entrace of __________ or descents to_______
24.  The satge clothing for women was often very_________ and concealing.
25.  Above the inner stage was a ____________.
26.  When were the lost years?
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27.  The death of Queen Elizabeth was in_______.
28.  The Globe theater opened in _________.
29.  When there are 5 stresses, the line is called a ______________.
30.  When lines do not Rhyme, they are said to be______.
31.  Most of Shakespeares plays are written in_____________
32.  A(n) _____________ is two syllables grouped together
33.  The length of a verse measured by counting the stresses is called the _______.
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