Romeo and Juliet

What Italian city is the setting of Romeo and Juliet? Verona
The street fight in the opening scene is between servants of what two families? The Montague and Capulet servants
Benvolio tries to stop the fight. Who attacks him? Tybalt(A Capulet)
What does the prince say will happen to anyone who disturbs the peace? They will be killed/executed
How does Benvolio plan to cure Romeo’s love sickness for Rosaline? By trying to convince him to look at other girls
How many children does Lord Capulet have? 1 child(Juliet)
Who is the young man who asks Capulet’s permission to woo Juliet? Count Paris
Who tells Juliet that Count Paris would be fine husband? Lady Capulet and Nurse
Who wants to attack Romeo at the Capulets’ masked ball? Who stopped this person from engaging a fight? Tybalt wanted to attack him.Lord Capulet told him to keep peace (mostly because he didn’t want the Prince to kill him or Tybalt)
After Romeo and Juliet have fallen in love at first sight, who tells each of them the other’s identity? Juliet’s Nurse tells them both
After the Capulets’ ball, why does Romeo run away from his friends Benvolio and Mercutio? He wants to go see Juliet and doesn’t want to leave his love
Who says: “O Romeo, Romeo! Wherefore art thou Romeo?”What does this mean? JulietShe is asking why is Romeo a Montague
Who overhears Juliet speaking along her loving thoughts of Romeo? Romeo
Why does Juliet say she doesn’t want Romeo to swear his love by the moon? because it always change, the phases of the moon
Before parting, the young lovers decide what? to meet the next day and get married
What uses does Friar Lawrence have for the herbs, plants, and stones he gathers in his basket? medicinal purposes
Who agrees to perform the wedding ceremony of Romeo and Juliet? Friar Lawrence
Why is Mercutio worried about Tybalt’s challenge to the Montagues? Tybalt is a good fighter and families would be killed for fighting
What excuse does Juliet use for going Friar Lawrence’s cell? confession
Who carries the message about wedding arrangements from Romeo to Juliet? Nurse
How does Romeo plan to enter Juliet’s house? a ropeladder
Why does Romeo slay Tybalt? Tybalt killed Mercutio
Why does Romeo not want to fight? Tybalt is now Romeo’s cousin as well
What is Juliet’s reaction to the fight? first mad at Romeo but then forgives and says she wants to see him
When Romeo is hiding away at Friar Lawrence’s cell after killing Tybalt and finding out he was banished, what did he want to do? kill himself
What is Friar Lawrence’s plan for Romeo? when things settle down, he will bring Romeo back to Verona and put an end to the family feud
Why does Lady Capulet think Juliet is grieving? Tybalt, her cousin, died
How does Capulet react to Juliet’s refusal to Count Paris’s proposal? he becomes furious and threatens to disown her if she doesn’t marry him
What is the Nurse’s advice to Juliet? Is it good advice? to marry Paris, thinking that the second marriage will be better than the firstJuliet loves Romeo and is married to him
Who is visiting Friar Lawrence when Juliet arrives? Paris
What does Juliet threaten to do if she is forced to marry Paris and the Friar doesn’t have any idea to stop it? kill herself
Friar Lawrence gives Juliet a potion that makes her sleep for how long? 42 hourse
How will Romeo be told that Juliet is not dead? a letter sent by Friar Lawrence
What change does Capulet make in the wedding plans? Why? he moves the wedding to Wednesdaydoes this because he is so happy that Friar Lawrence was able to convince Juliet to marry Paris
What is Juliet afraid will happen if she drink if she drinks the potion? -it won’t work-it’s poison-she will wake up to early & go crazy from staying in the tomb
Who rakes charge of the wedding feast preparations? Capulet
Who tries to wake Juliet and finds out she is “dead”? the Nurse
According to the bereaved Father Capulet, who is now his son-in-law Paris
The Friar says that tears of grief are natural, but there is also a reason to rejoice. What is the reason? she is now in a better place (Heaven)
Romeo’s servant Balthasar arrives in Mantua with what news for Romeo that Juliet is “dead”
What does Romeo obtain from the poor apothecary? How did he bribe the apothecary to sell it to him? poisonsays that the apothecary needs the money, since he is poor
What has kept Friar Lawrence’s letter from Romeo? the messenger (Friar John) went to get his friend t accompany him and was locked in a house because people thought they had the plague.
What has Count Paris come to the tomb of Juliet? pay respects and lay flowers on her tomb
Where does Friar Lawrence want to take Juliet? the convent
Juliet kisses the lips of her dead Romeo and then does what? Stabs and kills herself
Who explains to the Prince and the families what has happened? Friar Lawrence (and a bit from Benvolio)
What do Montague and Capulet vow to do and build? vow to keep peace and build gold statues in honor of Romeo and JulietCapulet builds Romeo’s statueMontague builds Juliet’s statue

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