Romeo And Juliet Acts I-III Quiz

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Quiz over Acts I-III in order of play.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What do we learn from the Prologue?
    • A. 

      Two families are feuding.

    • B. 

      Nothing can remove the feud except the children's death.

    • C. 

      Two lovers take their life.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 2. 
    Who begins the fighting in Act I, Scene I?
    • A. 

      Benvolio and Tybalt

    • B. 

      Sampson, Gregory, and Abram

    • C. 

      Benvolio, Abram and Sampson

    • D. 

      Sampson, Tybalt and Gregory

  • 3. 
    Who says this line, "What, drawn, and talk of peace? I hate the word / As I hate hell, all Montagues, and thee."
  • 4. 
    In Act I, what does the prince say the punishment will be if another fight happens in the streets?
    • A. 

      Banishment

    • B. 

      Jail

    • C. 

      Death

    • D. 

      A fine

  • 5. 
    What literary element is included in the following lines: "O heavy lighness, serious vanity, / misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms, / feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, / still-waking sleep, that is not what it is!"
    • A. 

      Oxymoron

    • B. 

      Similie

    • C. 

      Pun

    • D. 

      Foreshadow

  • 6. 
    Who says the lines: "But woo her, gentle Paris, get her heart; / My will to her consent is but a part"?
  • 7. 
    How do Benvolio and Romeo know about the party at the Capulet's?
    • A. 

      Mercutio tells them about it.

    • B. 

      They receive an invitation from the Capulets.

    • C. 

      The Capulet's servant has them read the the invitation for him.

    • D. 

      Juliet invited Romeo

  • 8. 
    Why does Benvolio want Romeo to crash the Capulet’s party?
    • A. 

      So they can get into a fight with Tybalt.

    • B. 

      So he can check out other women.

    • C. 

      So Romeo can see Rosaline.

    • D. 

      So Romeo can meet Juliet.

  • 9. 
    When Romeo says, “My mind misgives some consequence yet hanging in the stars shall bitterly begin his fearful date with this night’s revels,” what example of a literary element is this?
    • A. 

      Pun

    • B. 

      Foreshadow

    • C. 

      Oxymoron

    • D. 

      Metaphor

  • 10. 
    Who recognizes Romeo at the party?
  • 11. 
    Who is Romeo talking to when he says, "Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon, / Who is already sick and pale with grief / That thou her maid art far more fair that she."
    • A. 

      Juliet

    • B. 

      Benvolio

    • C. 

      Mercutio

    • D. 

      Himself

  • 12. 
    In the balcony scene, Act II, Scene II, when Romeo says, "The exchange of thy love's faithful vow for mine," what does he want?
    • A. 

      To spend the night with her

    • B. 

      To marry her

    • C. 

      To ask her out on a date

    • D. 

      To exchange phone numbers

  • 13. 
    Why does the Friar agree to marry Romeo and Juliet secretly?
    • A. 

      He can tell they really love each other.

    • B. 

      Romeo keeps bugging him until he agrees.

    • C. 

      He hopes their families will stop fighting.

    • D. 

      He wants to make the families angry.

  • 14. 
    Who sends a letter challenging Romeo?
    • A. 

      Tybalt

    • B. 

      Mercutio

    • C. 

      Capulet

    • D. 

      Paris

  • 15. 
    Why does Romeo refuse to fight Tybalt?
    • A. 

      He is afraid because Tybalt is a good swordsman.

    • B. 

      He told Juliet he wouldn't fight anyone.

    • C. 

      He doesn't want to get in trouble with the prince.

    • D. 

      He loves Tybalt too much to kill him.

  • 16. 
    Why does Mercutio fight Tybalt in the book version?
    • A. 

      Mercutio stepped in because Romeo would not

    • B. 

      Tybalt insulted Mercutio

    • C. 

      Mercutio is defending Romeo

    • D. 

      Mercutio is attacked by Tybalt

  • 17. 
    What happens to Mercutio and how?
    • A. 

      He dies because Romeo accidently stabbed him.

    • B. 

      He runs away so he will not face punishment from the prince.

    • C. 

      He dies because Tybalt stabbed him.

    • D. 

      He runs away so he doesn't fight anyone.

  • 18. 
    Who says the line, "Either thou or I, or both, must go with him"?
  • 19. 
    What is Romeo's punishment for killing Tybalt?
  • 20. 
    When we find out that Capulet has arranged for Juliet to be married, what literary element is used?
    • A. 

      Oxymoron

    • B. 

      Symbol

    • C. 

      Metaphor

    • D. 

      Dramatic Irony

  • 21. 
    What is Juliet's reaction to the arranged marriage to Paris and what does she decide to do?
    • A. 

      Tells her father she will do as he wishes and will marry Paris.

    • B. 

      Tells her father that she doesn't want to marry Paris and goes to Friar Laurence's cell.

    • C. 

      Tells her father that she hates him for arranging the marriage and runs away from home.

    • D. 

      Tells her father that she doesn't want to marry Paris and runs away to be with Romeo.

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