Romeo And Juliet Final Test

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Romeo And Juliet Quizzes & Trivia

Final Assessment of Romeo and Juliet Acts I-V


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      She is ready to leave the house

    • B. 

      She doesn't really know how she feels, but will marry if it pleases her mother

    • C. 

      She'll marry only if it's Romeo

    • D. 

      She is happy to marry a rich, powerful man

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      "'My only love sprung from my only hate!'"

    • B. 

      "'To be or not to be? That is the question.'"

    • C. 

      "'That which we call a rose / by any other word would smell as sweet.'"

    • D. 

      "'O dear account, my life is my foe's debt.'"

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Who are you?

    • B. 

      Where are you Romeo?

    • C. 

      Why of all the names in the world must you be a Montague?

    • D. 

      Change your name.

  • 4. 
    Why does the friar agree to perform the marriage ceremony for Romeo and Juliet?
    • A. 

      To make Romeo happy

    • B. 

      To mend the rift between the families

    • C. 

      To make Juliet happy

    • D. 

      Because Romeo no longer loves Rosaline

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Juliet doesn't love Romeo, she loves Paris

    • B. 

      Romeo is fickle, and doesn't know his own mind

    • C. 

      That the marriage will not mend the rift between the two houses

    • D. 

      If Romeo moves too quickly, things can go wrong

  • 6. 
    Choose the best set of words that fit into the blanks respectively.  "'What's in a ___________? That which we call a _________ by any other word would smell as ________________.'"
    • A. 

      Rose; Montague; sweet rose; Montague; sweet

    • B. 

      Name; rose; sour

    • C. 

      Name; rose; sweet

    • D. 

      Rose; name; sweet

  • 7. 
    In the market square, Romeo fights Tybalt in order to_________________________________.
    • A. 

      Defend himself

    • B. 

      Defend Benvolio

    • C. 

      Protect Mercutio

    • D. 

      Avenge Mercutio's death

  • 8. 
    The nurse's description of the fight in the market square leads Juliet to believe that Romeo ____________________________________.
    • A. 

      Has run away

    • B. 

      Is dead

    • C. 

      Has been banished

    • D. 

      Doesn't love her

  • 9. 
    When Juliet refuses to marry Paris, what does Lord Capulet use in an attempt to get Juliet to agree to marry Paris?
    • A. 

      Pleas

    • B. 

      Threats

    • C. 

      Tears

    • D. 

      Promises

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      She no longer trusts the nurse with her secrets

    • B. 

      She feels soothed because the advice is practical

    • C. 

      She is using sarcasm to show the nurse her anger

    • D. 

      She wants the nurse to calm down before asking for help

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is an example of a soliloquy in Act III?
    • A. 

      Romeo and Juliet's dialogue as they say farewell

    • B. 

      Benvolio's speech describing the fight

    • C. 

      Juliet's speech as she awaits Romeo

    • D. 

      The friar's "'There art thou happy'" speech

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      Romeo, Tybalt, and Mercutio's fight

    • B. 

      Romeo killing Tybalt

    • C. 

      Romeo's banishment

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 13. 
    When Juliet is crying hysterically, why do her parents think she is so sad?
    • A. 

      Romeo has been banished

    • B. 

      Tybalt is dead

    • C. 

      Tybalt and Romeo had a duel

    • D. 

      Juliet does not want to marry Paris

  • 14. 
    When Juliet goes to the friar for counsel after Romeo's banishment, what is her mood?
    • A. 

      Optimistic

    • B. 

      Desperate

    • C. 

      Confused

    • D. 

      Guilty and shameful

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      She will wake up early and go insane

    • B. 

      It will actually kill her

    • C. 

      It will not work at all

    • D. 

      Romeo will not come for her

  • 16. 
    Who dies in the Capulet tomb?
    • A. 

      Paris

    • B. 

      Romeo

    • C. 

      Juliet

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 17. 
    What is Paris' last request?
    • A. 

      Not to fight with Romeo

    • B. 

      Not to be caught by the guards

    • C. 

      To be laid to rest next to Juliet

    • D. 

      Not to die

  • 18. 
    How does Juliet die?
    • A. 

      She drinks poison

    • B. 

      She stabs herself

    • C. 

      She gets some poison from Romeo's lips

    • D. 

      She never awakens from the Friar's potion

  • 19. 
    • A. 

      They were destined to die and be cast in the sky as stars

    • B. 

      They both love astronomy

    • C. 

      Their paths keep crossing but they never get to meet each other

    • D. 

      It is their fate that they should not be together

  • 20. 
    What does Lord Montague tell Lord Capulet he will do in honor of Juliet?
    • A. 

      Put a golden statue of Juliet in the market square

    • B. 

      Put up a picture in his home of the two teenagers

    • C. 

      Put up a cement statue

    • D. 

      Print a public apology in the Verona newspaper

  • 21. 
    • A. 

      "'Romeo, Romeo, wherefore are thou, Romeo?'"

    • B. 

      "'That which we all a rose by any other word would smell as sweet.'"

    • C. 

      "'For never was a story of more woe. Than this of Juliet and her Romeo.'"

    • D. 

      "'Farewell, parting is such sweet sorrow.'"

  • 22. 
    What is the mood in the play after Romeo kills Tybalt?
    • A. 

      Light, more happy

    • B. 

      Adventurous and exciting

    • C. 

      Dark and sad

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 23. 
    What does Lord Capulet threaten to do if Juliet will not marry Paris?
    • A. 

      Lord Capulet threatens to keep her locked in her room

    • B. 

      Lord Capulet threatens to disown her

    • C. 

      Lord Capulet threatens to force her to marry Paris

    • D. 

      Lord Capulet threatens to hit her

  • 24. 
    The ______________________ between the Capulet and Montague families ultimately causes the death of the star-crossed lovers.
    • A. 

      Pernicious

    • B. 

      Prudent

    • C. 

      Arduous

    • D. 

      Enmity

  • 25. 
    Although the friar thought he was helping the young lovers, his plans turned out to be ____________________________  or deadly for them, and ultimately lead to their untimely death.
    • A. 

      Prudent

    • B. 

      Pernicious

    • C. 

      Enmity

    • D. 

      Arduous

  • 26. 
    In William Shakespeare's tragic play, Romeo and Juliet speak their minds on many occasions when neither one knows the other is listening. This is an example of ________________________________.
    • A. 

      an aside

    • B. 

      A monologue

    • C. 

      A soliloquy

    • D. 

      Dramatic irony

  • 27. 
    When the audience knows what will happen next and the characters do not, this is an example of _______________________________________.
    • A. 

      Dramatic irony

    • B. 

      Situational irony

    • C. 

      An aside

    • D. 

      A soliloquy