Romeo And Juliet ACT I, Scene I-III

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Romeo And Juliet ACT I, Scene I-III

This quiz will help me gage your understanding of the first few scenes. It is also practice for your Act I quiz on Thursday.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The prologue of the play
    • A. 

      Introduces the characters.

    • B. 

      Introduces the conflict and familiarizes the audience with the plot.

    • C. 

      Is a spoiler because it gives away everything.

    • D. 

      Introduces everything except the setting of the play.

  • 2. 
    Romeo's heart ache over Rosaline is an example of _________________ because the audience does not expect Romeo to be in-love with someone else at the beginning of the play.
    • A. 

      Situational Irony

    • B. 

      Dramatic Irony

    • C. 

      Verbal Irony

    • D. 

      Metacognitive Irony

  • 3. 
    Who tried to break up the fight between the Capulets and  Montagues?
    • A. 

      Tybalt

    • B. 

      Sampson

    • C. 

      Gregory

    • D. 

      Benvolio

  • 4. 
    Prince Escalus is frustrated with the feud between the Capulets and Montagues because
    • A. 

      They have disturbed the streets of Verona three times.

    • B. 

      Their fights have escalated to huge city wide brawls.

    • C. 

      Innocent civilians have come in harms way because of the feud.

    • D. 

      The streets of Verona are no longer safe.

    • E. 

      Option 1 & 3

    • F. 

      Option 1 & 2

  • 5. 
    The following quote shows that Romeo is truly in-love with Rosaline, "O, she is rich in beauty, only poor/ That,  when she dies, with beauty dies her store."
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Benvolio strongly believes that Romeo must forget about Rosaline, and start to examine other beauties. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    ______________ asks Capulet for Juliet's hand in marriage.
  • 8. 
    Capulet gives the young man ____________ of his consent.
  • 9. 
    Juliet proves to be a very ______________ child when she says "I'll look to like, if looking liking move" at her mother's request.