West Side Story Quizzes & Trivia

A tragic love affair is destined to happen amidst the vicious rivalry. Two youngsters from rival New York City gangs fall in love. It’s a modern day Romeo and Juliet drama we have here. Tony and Maria belong to 2 contradicting gangs but against all odds they fell in love with each other. Their love affair was full of twists and turns but were they successful to fight for their love?

The film reminds us of a very common scenario of a “you and me against the world” love drama. Who was the leader of the shark gang? Did the cast give justice to their roles just like in Romeo and Juliet. The film was nominated for 11 Academy Awards and won 10 including Best Picture. We are sure you know a lot about this film. So what are you waiting for, answer our quizzes now.

West Side Story is a musical tragedy film, directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins, which is an award-winning and adaptation of the classic romantic tragedy, "Romeo and Juliet". The story revolves around quarrelsome...

Questions: 22  |  Attempts: 942   |  Last updated: Jun 29, 2019
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    What was the name of the two gangs in the film?

Mrs. Zaber's Period 1 Class

Questions: 17  |  Attempts: 693   |  Last updated: Jun 16, 2017
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    Who is the leader of the Sharks?

West Side Story - novel adaptation

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 564   |  Last updated: Jun 16, 2017
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    Ch. 1 - Who was the leader of the Jets?

Mrs. Zaber's Classes

Questions: 25  |  Attempts: 165   |  Last updated: Dec 14, 2012
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    What did Tony buy for his mother to ease the heat or their apartment?

Hey Shafer Students - Here are a few questions to check your understanding of West Side Story. Make sure to answer all the questions. (11/28/11)

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 109   |  Last updated: Feb 4, 2013
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    Who is the leader of the Jets?




West Side Story Questions & Answers


What is the name of the leader of the Jets?1. Tiny2. Rat Boy3. Tony4. Bernardo5. Maria
No! that is wrong! It is Riff! Blah blah blah, must have at least ten words...
What was the name of the two gangs in the film?
The two gangs of west side story were the blood and bones.
What is the most powerful Latino gang in the world?
The Puerto Rican Gang is actually the Sharks so the creator of this quiz better brush up on their west side story knowledge.
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