Romeo And Juliet ACT III Quiz Questions

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Romeo And Juliet ACT III Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    In Scene I, Mercutio speaks the following line: " Tybalt, you ratcatcher , will you walk?" Mercutio wants Tybalt to ___
    • A. 

      Give up the fight

    • B. 

      Join Mercutio for the evening

    • C. 

      Fight

    • D. 

      Leave quietly

  • 2. 
    At first,Romeo doesn't want to fight Tybalt because Romeo__
    • A. 

      Is a coward

    • B. 

      Is now related to Tybalt by marriage

    • C. 

      Thinks Mercutio has a better chance of beating Tybalt

    • D. 

      Is on his way to marry Juliet

  • 3. 
    The Prince punishes Romeo by___
    • A. 

      Sentencing him to death

    • B. 

      Annulling his marriage

    • C. 

      Banishing him from Verona forever

    • D. 

      Sentencing him to jail

  • 4. 
    When the prince arrives, Benvolio___
    • A. 

      Promises to bring Romeo to the prince

    • B. 

      Recounts the events of the killings to the prince

    • C. 

      Delivers a message from Romeo to Juliet

    • D. 

      Confesses to the killing of Tybalt to the prince

  • 5. 
    All of the following consequences result from Romeo's killing of Tybalt except--
    • A. 

      Juliet decides that Paris is more honorable than Romeo

    • B. 

      Romeo and Juliet cannot reveal their marriage

    • C. 

      Juliet is to be married to Paris almost immediately

    • D. 

      Romeo is banished from Verona

  • 6. 
    At first, Juliet responds to the news of Tybalt's death with___
    • A. 

      Anger toward Tybalt

    • B. 

      Anger toward Romeo

    • C. 

      Uncontrollable weeping

    • D. 

      Anger toward both Romeo and Tybalt

  • 7. 
    The Nurse helps Juliet by ___
    • A. 

      Persuading Juliet to tell Lord and Lady Capulet of her marriage to Romeo

    • B. 

      Going to Friar Laurence with a ring of Juliet's for Romeo

    • C. 

      Never aguing with Juliet and always praising Romeo

    • D. 

      Hiding the news about Tybalt and Romeo from Juliet

  • 8. 
    Which statement is true about Paris
    • A. 

      His interest in Juliet lessens after Tybalt dies

    • B. 

      He visits the house of Montague and speaks with Benvolio

    • C. 

      He enjoys puns

    • D. 

      He wishes to marry a woman he has not courted

  • 9. 
    Lord Capulet responds to the death of Tybalt by___
    • A. 

      Traveling to Mantua in order to murder Romeo himself

    • B. 

      Arranging the immediate marriage of Paris and JUliet

    • C. 

      Negotiating with the prince for Romeo's immediate banishment

    • D. 

      Asking Paris to leave Verona and await further word

  • 10. 
    All of the following events happen at the conclusion of Act III except
    • A. 

      The Nurse suggests that Juliet forget Romeo and marry Paris

    • B. 

      Juliet refuses to marry Paris

    • C. 

      Lord Capulet scorns his only child and vows to disown her

    • D. 

      Lady Capulet convinces Lord Capulet that Paris should leave Verona

  • 11. 
    Because of a turning point the rest of the actions in a play___
    • A. 

      Do not relate to the original conflict

    • B. 

      Foreshadow the ending

    • C. 

      Move toward either a happy or unhappy ending

    • D. 

      Introduce a new conflict that must also be resolved

  • 12. 
    The Turning point in Romeo and Juliet occurs when
    • A. 

      Romeo and Juliet marry

    • B. 

      Mercutio is killed

    • C. 

      Romeo kills Tybalt

    • D. 

      Juliet's parents arrange her marriage to Paris

  • 13. 
    • A. 

      At first Rmeo refuses to fight with Tybalt

    • B. 

      Juliet receives news of Romeo and Tybalt from the Nurse

    • C. 

      Friar Laurence tells Romeo to leave for Mantua by the next morning

    • D. 

      Lord Capulet arranges for his daughter to marry Paris

  • 14. 
    As Juliet encounters more conflicts and problems her character changes and she___
    • A. 

      Runs away from her problems

    • B. 

      Pushes away her elders and threatens suicide

    • C. 

      Finds herself unable to make a decision

    • D. 

      Confesses that her life with Romeo is ill-fated and want to leave him