A Short Quiz On Romeo And Juliet

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  • 1. 

    Where do Romeo and Juliet meet?

    • A.

      At Lord Montague's Feast

    • B.

      In Friar Laurence's cell

    • C.

      At Lord Capulet's feast

    • D.

      Gallifrey

    Correct Answer
    C. At Lord Capulet's feast
    Explanation
    Romeo and Juliet meet at Lord Capulet's feast. This is a significant event in the play as it is where they first lay eyes on each other and fall in love. The feast is held at the Capulet's residence, and Romeo attends the event disguised as a mask-wearing guest. It is during this gathering that they have their first conversation and share their first kiss, setting in motion the tragic events that unfold throughout the rest of the play.

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  • 2. 

    Who is Romeo in love with BEFORE he meets Juliet

    • A.

      Rosaline, a servant

    • B.

      Mercutio, his "friend"

    • C.

      Rosaline, a nun

    • D.

      Rosalind, a strong, independent woman who gets what she wants

    Correct Answer
    C. Rosaline, a nun
    Explanation
    Before Romeo meets Juliet, he is in love with Rosaline, who is described as a nun. This unrequited love for Rosaline is what initially drives Romeo to be melancholic and love-sick at the beginning of the play. However, once he meets Juliet, his feelings quickly shift and he falls deeply in love with her, leaving his previous infatuation with Rosaline behind.

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  • 3. 

    The prince's name is

    Correct Answer
    Escalus
    Explanation
    The prince's name is Escalus.

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  • 4. 

    The apothecary sells the poison to Romeo because he is a friend of Friar Laurence

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The apothecary is in it for the moolah

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  • 5. 

    Who proposes that a gold statue of Juliet be built in Verona?

    • A.

      Paris

    • B.

      Friar Laurence

    • C.

      Lord Montague

    • D.

      Prince Escalus

    Correct Answer
    C. Lord Montague
    Explanation
    Lord Montague is the correct answer because he suggests the idea of building a gold statue of Juliet in Verona. This proposal is significant as it symbolizes the love and admiration for Juliet, who is a central character in William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet. Lord Montague's suggestion demonstrates his desire to honor Juliet's memory and the impact she had on the city of Verona.

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  • 6. 

    So...who dies? Check all that apply.

    • A.

      Romeo

    • B.

      Juliet

    • C.

      Benvolio

    • D.

      Mercutio

    • E.

      The Nurse

    • F.

      Tybalt

    • G.

      Paris

    • H.

      Lord Capulet

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Romeo
    B. Juliet
    D. Mercutio
    F. Tybalt
    G. Paris
    Explanation
    In Shakespeare's play "Romeo and Juliet," the characters Romeo and Juliet both die at the end. Mercutio, Tybalt, and Paris also meet their demise throughout the course of the play. Benvolio, the Nurse, and Lord Capulet, however, survive until the end.

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  • 7. 

    Why is Romeo exiled?

    • A.

      'Cause he dumb

    • B.

      He married Juliet

    • C.

      He killed Tybalt

    • D.

      He's lovesick far too often

    Correct Answer
    C. He killed Tybalt
    Explanation
    Romeo is exiled because he killed Tybalt. This act of violence goes against the laws and norms of society, leading to him being banished from his hometown. The killing of Tybalt is a pivotal event in the play "Romeo and Juliet" as it sets off a chain of tragic events, ultimately leading to the downfall of the young lovers.

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  • 8. 

    Mercutio is kinsman to the prince

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Mercutio being a kinsman to the prince means that he is related to the ruler. This is true in Shakespeare's play "Romeo and Juliet," as Mercutio is a close friend of Romeo, who is a Montague. The Montagues and Capulets are two feuding families in Verona, and the prince serves as the authority figure. Therefore, Mercutio's relation to the prince is true, as he is connected to the ruling family.

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  • 9. 

    The name of Romeo's personal servant is Tony

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    BALTHASAR

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  • 10. 

    How are the lovers described?

    • A.

      Dead

    • B.

      Love-bitten

    • C.

      Star-crossed

    • D.

      Naive children

    Correct Answer
    C. Star-crossed
    Explanation
    The lovers are described as "star-crossed." This term suggests that their love is fated to be doomed or cursed due to external circumstances or forces beyond their control. It implies that their relationship is filled with obstacles and challenges that prevent them from being together.

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  • 11. 

    Select words that could be used to describe Romeo (does not count towards grade)

    • A.

      Impulsive

    • B.

      Dramatic

    • C.

      Immature

    • D.

      Hasty

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Impulsive
    B. Dramatic
    C. Immature
    D. Hasty
    Explanation
    Romeo can be described as impulsive because he often acts without thinking, making rash decisions. He is also dramatic, as he frequently expresses his emotions in an exaggerated and theatrical manner. Romeo's immaturity is evident in his impulsive actions and his inability to handle his emotions in a mature way. Additionally, his hasty behavior, such as quickly falling in love with Juliet, further demonstrates his impulsive nature.

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