Romeo And Juliet Act II Test English I

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  • 1. 
    • A. 

      The force of the wind

    • B. 

      The heat of the sun

    • C. 

      A sudden thunderstorm

    • D. 

      A most welcome rainfall

  • 2. 
    In agreeing to marry Romeo and Juliet, Friar Lawrence shows that he
    • A. 

      Makes quick decisions

    • B. 

      Believes that their love will be short lived

    • C. 

      Dislikes the Capulet's

    • D. 

      Looks beyond and into the future

  • 3. 
    Benvolio and Mercutio's outgoing socail nature help to point out Romeo's_____.
    • A. 

      Moodiness

    • B. 

      Sense of humor

    • C. 

      Talkativeness

    • D. 

      Temper

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Are worried that Romeo is dead

    • B. 

      Doubt Romeo's ability to beat Tybalt in a duel

    • C. 

      Know Romeo is too distracted by Juliet to answer the letter

    • D. 

      Think Romeo should wait to get married

  • 5. 
    The contrasts between Romeo's character and those of both Friar Lawrence and Mercutio help to emphasize Romeo's attiude about___.
    • A. 

      Love

    • B. 

      Money

    • C. 

      Dueling

    • D. 

      Dancing

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Romeo is less certain about his love for Rosaline

    • B. 

      Romeo has know Juliet longer then he knew Rosaline

    • C. 

      Unlike Rosaline, Juliet is a Capulet

    • D. 

      Unlike Rosaline , Juliet returns Romeo's love

  • 7. 
    Act II is mainly all about
    • A. 

      Benvolio and Mercutio's impatience with Romeo.

    • B. 

      Friar Lawrence's hesitation concerning Romeo's marriage.

    • C. 

      Romeo and Juliet's decision to get married.

    • D. 

      Juliet's impatience with her nurse.

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      Now old desire doth in his deathbed lie,

    • B. 

      And young affection gapes to be his heir;

    • C. 

      That fair for which love groaned for and would die,

    • D. 

      With tender Juliet matched, is now not fair.

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Find the rhythm and be sure to emphasize stressed and unstressed syllables.

    • B. 

      Pay attention to the punctuation of a line to determine the end of a thought, rather than line endings.

    • C. 

      Watch for the end rhymes.

    • D. 

      Read each thought or phase separately, and always pause at the end of every line.

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      JULIET. By whose direction found'st thou out this place? ROMEO. By love, that first did prompt me to inquire.[Scene ii]

    • B. 

      But passion lends them power, time means to meet, Temp'ring extremities with extreme sweet. [Prologue]

    • C. 

      I'll tell thee ere thou ask it me again. I have been feasting with mine enemy,[Scene iii]

    • D. 

      I would thou hadst my bones,and thy news. Nay,come, I pray thee speak. Good, good nurse, speak. [Scene V]

  • 11. 
    Blank verse is?
    • A. 

      Poetry with no structure and but uses rhyme.

    • B. 

      A type of long poem.

    • C. 

      The only type of poetry Shakespeare used throughout his plays.

    • D. 

      Unrhymed lines written in iambic pentameter.

  • 12. 
    After the party, Romeo
    • A. 

      Jokes with Benvolio

    • B. 

      Sneaks into Juliet's room

    • C. 

      Hides in the orchard.

    • D. 

      Gives Nurse a note for Juliet.

  • 13. 
    Benvolio and Mercutio
    • A. 

      Are happy Romeo has met Juliet.

    • B. 

      Dont know about Juliet.

    • C. 

      Tell Romeo to play it cool.

    • D. 

      Are jealous of Romeo.

  • 14. 
    • A. 

      He overheard her speaking of her feelings for him first.

    • B. 

      He figures he has nothing to lose.

    • C. 

      He is so impulsive about love that he doesn't really care.

    • D. 

      None of these/

  • 15. 
    During their conversation, Romeo and Juliet decide to
    • A. 

      Confess their love to their parents.

    • B. 

      Marry secretly

    • C. 

      Run away together.

    • D. 

      Wait and see how things go.

  • 16. 
    Friar Lawrence tells Romeo
    • A. 

      "young men love only for beauty"

    • B. 

      "They stumble that run fast"

    • C. 

      He will perform the ceremony

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 17. 
    Romeo tells Nurse all of the following EXCEPT
    • A. 

      To commend him to Juliet

    • B. 

      To get a rope ladder from his servant

    • C. 

      To tell Juliet to come to shrift

    • D. 

      Not to tell Juliet's parents

  • 18. 
    Peter
    • A. 

      "Anon"

    • B. 

      "These violent delights have violent ends."

    • C. 

      "Why what is Tybalt?/Nay, he will answer the letter's master, how he dares, being dared."

    • D. 

      "What's in a name? That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet."

  • 19. 
    • A. 

      "What's in a name? That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet."

    • B. 

      "These violent delights have violent ends."

    • C. 

      "Anon."

    • D. 

      "Then his you hence to Friar Lawrence's cell; There stays a husband to make you a wife."

  • 20. 
    Nurse
    • A. 

      "Anon."

    • B. 

      "What's in a name? That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet."

    • C. 

      "Arise, fair sun,and kill the envious moon who is already sick and pale with grief that thou her maid art more fair than she."

    • D. 

      "Then his you hence to Friar Lawrence's cell; There stays a husband to make you a wife."

  • 21. 
    Romeo
    • A. 

      "Arise, fair sun,and kill the envious moon who is already sick and pale with grief that thou her maid art more fair than she."

    • B. 

      "What's in a name? That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet."

    • C. 

      "Then his you hence to Friar Lawrence's cell; There stays a husband to make you a wife."

    • D. 

      "Anon."

  • 22. 
    Juliet
    • A. 

      "Then his you hence to Friar Lawrence's cell; There stays a husband to make you a wife."

    • B. 

      "Anon."

    • C. 

      "These violent delights have violent ends."

    • D. 

      "What's in a name? That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet."

  • 23. 
    • A. 

      "These violent delights have violent ends."

    • B. 

      "Why, is not this better than groaning for love? Now art thou sociable, now art thou Romeo;"

    • C. 

      "What's in a name? That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet."

    • D. 

      "Anon."

  • 24. 
    Benvolio
    • A. 

      "Why, what is Tybalt/Nay, he will answer the letter's master, how he dares, being dared."

    • B. 

      "These violent delights have violent ends."

    • C. 

      "Anon."

    • D. 

      "Then his you hence to Friar Lawrence's cell; there stays a husband to make you a wife."

  • 25. 
    • A. 

      "Why, what is Tybalt/Nay, he will answer the letter's master, how he dares, being dared."

    • B. 

      "Anon."

    • C. 

      "Now old desire doth in his deathbed lie, and young affection gapes to be his heir; that fair for which love groaned for and would die, with tender Juliet matched, is not fair."

    • D. 

      "Why, is not this better than groaning for love? Now art thou sociable, now art thou Romeo;"